Principles of Yard and Warehouse Operations - NEW Fall 2019 dates added!

A one day course to focus on the principles to successfully operate a building center yard or warehouse. Learn the key principles of efficient inventory management, logistics, customer service, yard layout, equipment and safety. All courses are taught by Stan Burkholder - highly recognized Industry Instructor and 2018 WRLA Industry Achievement Recipient.

October 25, 2019 Principles of Yard & Warehouse Operations Leduc, AB Register by Oct. 14, 2019
**Nov. 4, 2019 Principles of Yard & Warehouse Operations Winnipeg, MB Register by Oct. 21, 2019

Jan. 21, 2020

WRLA Buying Show 

Principles of Yard & Warehouse Operations

Calgary, AB

The Hyatt

Register by Jan.6, 2020
** Principles of Yard & Warehouse Operations will only run if there is enough interest

To book the course: call or email Erin Lubinski:

Phone: 1-800-661-0253 ext. 0


Please provide the names(s) of students and the course(s) registered.
Payment can be made directly via credit card, or the WRLA will send an invoice.

To book your accommodations (if needed):

In Winnipeg, MB

Venue:  Viscount Gort Hotel, 1670 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg Manitoba
Kensington Room
WRLA Room Block:  $129 + GST per night; students to call hotel at (204) 775-0451 to book
Primary Contact:  Jodie Kelly, Sales Manager (204) 784-3607

In Leduc, AB

Venue:  TBA


WRLA Member Price $289.00 + GST

Non-member Price $389.00 + GST

Course Outline

Acquire knowledge on the 7 principles to successfully operating a building centre year and warehouse.

  • The Yard and Warehouse Setting
  • Job Description
  • Principle One:  Professional Leadership
  • Principle Two:  Customer Service
  • Principle Three:  Inventory Management
  • Principle Four:  Yard Layout
  • Principle Five:  The Business Side
  • Principle Six:  Equipment Management
  • Principle Seven:  Safety and Compliance

Course Rebates

WRLA members are eligible for rebates. Once you register online, you will be sent the Course Rebate Form and the Travel Rebate Form.

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