Course in Logistics

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Logistics

Logistics relates to the distribution of goods and services from supplier to customer, over a broad range of industries. Logistics courses are often taken by those wanting to work in product placement and goods distribution. Certification, diploma and degree program options are available through study options that include online, distance learning, and classroom education.

Logistics courses explore such topics as product distribution, transportation management, supply chain, inventory control, and customer service. Professionals pursuing logistics courses often work in freight and goods, warehouse distribution, transportation management, store management, product creation and other goods and services related careers. Additionally, due to the increased flow of goods and products globally, many logistics courses are now incorporating business methodologies and international marketing aspects into their courses.

Learn more about Logistics courses by reading through the programs below and you may find the courses you are looking for!

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Operations, Logistics & Lean Management – OLM

International Business School Americas
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2017 Italy Altavilla Vicentina

Deepen knowledge in Logistics, Operations and quality control using, as a reference the concept of lean manufacturing (Toyotism) applied to factories and services. [+]

Best Course Studies in Logistics 2017. Period: January and July Course load: Full day classes and activities for 3 weeks - 80h in classroom and 8 hours of extra activities and 12 hours option visit. Faculty: Specialist professors from the university, with great academic and professional experience Dynamics of the class: theoretical classes, cases discussions and practical activities Students’ profile: Undergraduates interested in Administration Additional activities: Visit to the World Trade Organization in Geneva, Switzerland, or the Fashion District of Milan, Italy. Number of students in class: from 15 to 30 Investment: € 5.100 + enrollment fee € 60 – check scholarship programs Payment conditions: up to 10 installments Enrollment period: upon request Objectives of the program Deepen knowledge in Logistics, Operations and quality control using, as a reference the concept of lean manufacturing (Toyotism) applied to factories and services. Program* 1st week: Logistics and operation for Global Foundations of logistics and operation for Global businesses; How to leverage competitive advantage based upon excellence in LOP. Company Visits and Project work. 2nd week: Lean goals and strategies Toyota’s lessons for today’s companies; linking corporative strategies to lean management. Company Visits and Project work. 3rd week: Lean management for industries and services Broadening the concept of lean management: service sector and leand management concepts and practices. Company Visits and Project Word. Graduation Ceremony. * Subject to change according to the coordination. Previous readings: Students will receive a set of articles to read, with six months in advance, allowing the best preparation for classes. [-]

Applied Logistics Management

Accord Worldwide
Campus Full time 3 days September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

This practical course in logistics will prepare you for an exciting career in Logistics. Improve your prospects of career advancement by using this program as a foundation for further studies in this fast growing field. [+]

Proper Logistics Management is the highest level of Efficiency! This practical course in logistics will prepare you for an exciting career in Logistics. Improve your prospects of career advancement by using this program as a foundation for further studies in this fast growing field. This qualification offers a unique, affordable, cost-effective opportunity for learners. General Notes: As an open course, this program is offered in specific destinations. However, as an in-house training it can be offered at any part of the globe. This Program can be integrated with any other program in the same category and for a 10 days course, client will get benefit of two days discount paying only for eight days. Accord Worldwide can offer this training in other languages than English, please contact us for your needs. This training will help you to learn: Lead a winning logistics team, department or project Understand the practical and latest techniques in logistics management Empower others to deliver results in logistics management Ensure goods proper recording, storage, stocking and supplies as per latest business requirements Ensure meeting storage and goods supply principles are met. Manage international logistics of larger scales. Course Curriculum Day One Introduction to Logistics Management Introduction to Business Management Basic Mathematics and Quantitative Techniques for Logisticians Introduction to Transportation and Warehousing Day Two Basic end-user computing for logisticians Procurement and Order Processing Systems Basic Principles of Performance Measures Overview and objectives of the Government and Municipal Logistics Systems Day Three Tactical Logistics Management Inventory Management Warehousing and Material Handling Transportation Operation Management What Participants Receive? A DVD with all the training material and extra-curricular learning material Workshop handouts 12 months FREE advice and support for any relevant questions and queries Free membership to get free learning material Who should attend Logistics Officers, Managers and junior personnel who want to progress. Project team leaders, senior and mid-level managers, owner of companies, consultants, mentors, coaches, and training specialists who intend to enhance their knowledge in this area. Fee Training fee includes the course certificate, training materials, lunch and refreshments one social program at the end of the training and tuition fee. Not included in the fee are: Visa Costs, Airfare cost, Accommodation, Travel Insurance, Dinner and any personal expense of the participant. Please note that for groups, different destinations and in-house training we offer significant discount and we encourage you to contact us for a quotation. [-]

Sourcing Strategies

Accord Worldwide
Campus Full time 4 days September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

Purchasing has, according to the trends, become more strategically important for companies. The importance of suppliers and purchasing/sourcing increased significantly during the 1990s and was acknowledged by executive managers by the end of the decade (Trent, et al., 1998). [+]

Best Course Studies in Logistics 2017. Suppliers/vendors are key partners in your success. Purchasing has, according to the trends, become more strategically important for companies. The importance of suppliers and purchasing/sourcing increased significantly during the 1990s and was acknowledged by executive managers by the end of the decade (Trent, et al., 1998). We came up with this course to address the “research-based” needs of logistics and other managers for required sourcing skills. This comprehensive training workshop will ensure that participants will identify the right choice for hiring supplier/service provider in the most practical and cost effective scheme. General Notes: As an open course, this program is offered in specific destinations. However, as an in-house training it can be offered at any part of the globe. This Program can be integrated with any other program in the same category and for a 10 days course, client will get benefit of two days discount paying only for eight days. Accord Worldwide can offer this training in other languages than English, please contact us for your needs. This training will help you to learn: Strategically plan a procurement The process of developing bids Understanding the legal framework Project cost estimation essentials Types of sourcing Criteria to analyze and select the appropriate type of sourcing Request proposals, quotations and tenders, including e-procurement. Able to utilize a wide variety of strategic procurement tools and techniques. Undertake risk analysis and evaluate submissions. Determine total cost of procuring products and services. Setting out the terms and conditions of contract Course Curriculum Day One Critical Supply Strategies What is Supply Chain and Procurement Stakeholder Analysis Cost Analysis Supply Market Analysis Day Two E-Sourcing Sourcing Types Selecting the right sourcing strategy Developing Tender Evaluation Criteria 
• Shrinking the Supply Base Day Three The Negotiation Process Communication Techniques Price and Cost Differences Negotiating Long Term Benefits Day Four Advanced Purchased Price Cost Analysis Key Performance Indicators Supplier Relationship Management Risk Management What Participants Receive? A DVD with all the training material and extra-curricular learning material Workshop handouts 12 months FREE advice and support for any relevant questions and queries Free membership to get free learning material Who should attend This course is suitable for any procurement or non-procurement professional involved in the planning, creation, issue, receipt or evaluation of procurement functions. Those who source goods, materials and services. Logistics and supply chain managers, supervisors and heads of unit. Member of a procurement committee. Project and program managers. Lawyers assisting organizations in the tender and purchasing processes. Board directors who need to have an understanding of procurement. Fee Training fee includes the course certificate, training materials, lunch and refreshments one social program at the end of the training and tuition fee. Not included in the fee are: Visa Costs, Airfare cost, Accommodation, Travel Insurance, Dinner and any personal expense of the participant. Please note that for groups, different destinations and in-house training we offer significant discount and we encourage you to contact us for a quotation. [-]

SAP Modules

Learners Point Training Institute
Campus 30 - 40 hours Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai

Kick-start a successful career and stay ahead of the game with SAP Certification. Designed to deliver the best practices and real-world experiences, the SAP-Certification is a great asset to your vocation. [+]

About Course With an all-inclusive training plan, the SAP Certification preparation is certain to boost your software and technology proficiency helping you progress steady and rapid. So capitalize on the power of your SAP Certification with a suite of training courses, education program and SAP practice tests at Learners Point. KEY MODULES • SAP Financial and Controlling ( End-User and Implementation) • SAP Material Management • SAP Sales & Distribution • SAP HR/HCM • SAP Supply Chain Management • SAP Production Planning • SAP Project Systems • SAP Basis • SAP Business One • SAP ABAP Who needs the course SAP Certification is essential for any individual who is looking to boost their career. It is best suited for businessmen and corporate professionals. Course Outcome You'll benefit from a full range of course topics, including a broad overview and basic foundation, features and functionality, management and reporting, and advanced features of each module. As a result, you'll be able to take a comprehensive approach to meeting your specific needs. This curriculum assists you for taking SAP certification. [-]

Supply Chain Management

La Salle Almere
Campus Full time 5 days June 2017 Netherlands Almere

The program is a mix of lectures and master classes given by experienced professionals, experts in supply chain management. Concrete examples of theory application to practical situations will be given and the participants will be able to see processes working in real business executions. [+]

Best Course Studies in Logistics 2017. Nowadays more cargo is moving around the globe than ever before. More than a third of all European sea cargo comes into Europe via the Rotterdam port. Amsterdam-Schiphol is the third largest European cargo airport. 15% of all road transport companies in Europe are Dutch. 40% of the European fleet sails under the Dutch flag. Come to The Netherlands and take the experience of learning about the key aspects of the Supply Chain Management from industry experts. Course Level: Intermediate/Advanced Credits: This course delivers a Certificate of Attendance Prerequisites: No special prerequisites except the basic knowledge related to the supply chain management concepts and theories. The program is a mix of lectures and master classes given by experienced professionals, experts in supply chain management. Concrete examples of theory application to practical situations will be given and the participants will be able to see processes working in real business executions. Lecturers Experts from different referent logistic companies will deliver the sessions. The speakers hold key managing positions in global supply chains. Methodology During this 1 week program you will attend lectures on Supply Chain theories and how they are applied in business to learn how to optimize global supply chains and how to handle complex supply chains. The course is very practice-oriented and offers tips & tricks you can apply immediately in your job. This program is unique in its kind! What will you do/Course Syllabus You will meet experts specialized in global supply chains and participate to visits at European distribution Centers (4PL’s), International transport organizations, the Rotterdam Port and different key players in global supply chains. Objectives Learn how to best orchestrate a global supply chain Discover how global supply chains can be optimized Who should attend?Improve your experience Meet people from different countries, networking Anybody interested in global supply chains who would like to better understand the drivers of a successful supply chain and to also learn more how to optimize global supply chains. Price €1350 Important note The course will be opened only in case the minimum number of participants has been achieved. All registered participants will be informed about the go/no go decision the latest 24 hours after the module registration deadline via e-mail. Participants are kindly requested not to book their flights until formal go decision has been received. Category Business & Management Type of course Summer School [-]

Course in Logistics - Short Programme in Strategic Logistics Management

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 68 hours South Africa Durban

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Strategic Logistics Management Certificate. [+]

Course in Logistics - Short Programme in Strategic Logistics ManagementCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Strategic Logistics Management Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Learners are required to have knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at Grade 12 or equivalent     Relevant strategic logistics management experience would be an advantage i.e. in an occupation in which they will practice these Transport, Operations and Logistics competences.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 68 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroLogistics Management improves the efficiency of each department within a business by streamlining its operations and costs and therefore increasing its profitability. The programme in Strategic Logistics Management covers all aspects of strategic logistics management: From theories to strategies and operational guidelines, emphasising the impact of this discipline on customer service, transportation, warehousing, order processing, purchasing, importing and exporting.... [-]


Course in Logistics - Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 52 hours South Africa Durban

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Chain Management Certificate. [+]

Course in Logistics - Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Chain ManagementCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Chain Management Certificate.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and mathematics at Grade 11 or equivalent     Relevant purchasing management experience would be an advantage

Course DurationThe programme duration is 52 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Management provides fundamental information on the principles, procedures, terminology, techniques and tools used in the field of purchasing and supply management. Current practices are examined, providing learners with up-to-date knowledge and skills to operate successfully in various enterprises. The programme is aimed at equipping first-line managers with the knowledge and skills required to fulfil their management role within the supply chain by solving well-defined problems.... [-]


Business Operations Management

National University, School of Business and Management
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA La Jolla

This course presents a customer-oriented view of operations within an organization. [+]

This course presents a customer-oriented view of operations within an organization. Guided by the organization's strategic plan, operations deliver the products and services to the customers. This course explores how this delivery is accomplished with efficiency and effectiveness. Components of the course include issues of quality, physical design, and systems management. [-]

Production and Operations Management I

National University, School of Business and Management
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA La Jolla

Production and Operations Management I. [+]

Best Course Studies in Logistics 2017. A survey of the fundamental concepts of production and operations management, the course covers the use of quantitative methods and computer applications for forecasting, resource allocation, decision theory, capacity planning, project management, inventory management, and quality assurance. [-]

Supply Chain Management: Strategy and Planning for Effective Operations

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Campus or Online 3 days September 2017 USA Evanston

In this program, faculty present state-of-the-art models and practical tools for supply chain management and multi-plant coordination. [+]

Create opportunities for revolutionizing your operations through increased efficiencies in the design and management of your supply chain. In this program, faculty present state-of-the-art models and practical tools for supply chain management and multi-plant coordination.

 

Sessions focus on effective logistics strategies for companies operating complex networks and on the integration of supply chain components into a coordinated system to increase service levels and to reduce costs. The effective management of facilities, inventories, transportation, information, outsourcing, and strategic partnering to improve operational performance are presented with real-world case studies. Each participant receives the book Supply Chain Management: Strategy, Planning, and Operation. ... [-]