To give the course's participants fluency and understanding of all aspects of Logistics.
On completion of this course, participants will be able to:
o Explain the purpose of logistics within the organisation
o Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the importance of logistics to the success of an organisation
o Illustrate the interaction and interdependence of each individual logistics function
o Propose ways in which the logistics process could be improved
o Assess the logistics strategy of an organisation
o Describe the transport function and its importance to logistics
The course is intended for those who wish to develop or start a career in the Logistics Industry.
o Introduction to logistics
o Forecasting logistics requirements
o Inventory policy decisions
o Production scheduling decisions
o Procurement decisions
o Outsourced supply chain
o Distribution management
o Logistics customer service
1. Participants must satisfactorily complete 3 assessments during the course.
2. On successful completion of assessments participants must complete a 3-hour written
examination ( can be done online ).
4 weeks which will include a class seminar 1 evening per week for the course period.
The course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport in Ireland.