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Top Certificate Programs in Logistics Management

Certificate programs provide students with a means to receive training equivalent to entry level requirements when entering a new profession. Other certificate programs provide specialized training for advancement for those already established in their careers. 

What is a certificate in logistics management?  Logistics is an important aspect of moving products from one point to another along the supply chain.  In other words, it’s the way things get from the manufacturing point to the end user.  This can be a very complicated process when products move from one side of the globe to the other, or it can be a simple process when items are moved across town.  It can involve managing all modes of transportation, including planes, trains, cargo ships and trucks. This program prepares students with training in a wide range of topics, including business law, conflict resolution, distribution, and strategic management. 

With a certificate in logistics management, a student can anticipate beginning a career in her or his choice of fields. There is also an excellent chance to advance with specialization and perhaps continued training in a bachelor’s or master’s degree program.

With training in this specialized field, a student can build a career in the public or private sectors, because logistics is used by virtually every business and military agency in the world to some degree.  Positions available in this field include supply chain manager, logistics analyst, inventory manager and packaging supervisor.  The key role of a logistics specialist is to determine the best way to store and move products and to develop the process to accomplish that plan in a way that is least costly and most efficient.

Programs are available at many colleges, even online, around the world in this exciting and growing field. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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6 Results in Logistics Management

Open Learning Group

The programme is designed to equip students with basic management knowledge as well as the skills and competencies suitable for operational level logistics and supply cha ... [+]

The programme is designed to equip students with basic management knowledge as well as the skills and competencies suitable for operational level logistics and supply chain management personnel. At the end of the programme, students will be able to understand the importance of logistics and supply chain operations and its contribution to a productive organisation. This programme is presented through a blended mode of delivery, offering limited contact classes combined with open distance learning, which provides much needed flexibility for the full-time employed individual. Students can also apply at an OLG Learning Hub for additional distance learning support.

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South Africa Johannesburg
February 2020
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 3 years
Online & Campus Combined
Polk State College

The Logistics and Transportation Specialist Certificate Program prepares students for initial employment in Supply Chain Management and affords supplemental training for ... [+]

The Logistics and Transportation Specialist Certificate Program prepares students for initial employment in Supply Chain Management and affords supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in this field. The program provides students with cross-functional skills in planning, acquisition, flow, and distribution of goods and services. The courses in this program contain coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards, relevant technical knowledge, and the skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics career cluster.

Certain courses in this program require placement at the college level or satisfaction of developmental education requirements in reading, writing, and mathematics.... [-]

USA Bartow Lake Wales Lakeland Winter Haven  + 1 More
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
Phoenix Educational Institute

Freight forwarding is a service used by companies that deal in international or multi-national import and export. While the freight forwarder doesn't actually move the fr ... [+]

Freight forwarding is a service used by companies that deal in international or multi-national import and export. While the freight forwarder doesn't actually move the freight itself, it acts as an intermediary between the client and various transportation services. This program guarantees measured improvement in different levels of your Freight Forwarding activities. You will be exposed to many enlightening tools that are unmatched in the measured results they will produce for you and your organization. This is a completely interactive program and therefore you are requested to be open minded, sharing your ideas and experiences, asking questions and hence being hundred percent participative. Please feel free to contact us for any assistance during or after the workshop.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
September 2020
Part-time
12 hours
Campus
Phoenix Educational Institute

This program guarantees measured improvement in different levels of your Logistics activities. You will be exposed to many enlightening tools that are unmatched in the me ... [+]

This program guarantees measured improvement in different levels of your Logistics activities. You will be exposed to many enlightening tools that are unmatched in the measured results they will produce for you and your organization. This is a completely interactive program and therefore you are requested to be open minded, sharing your ideas and experiences, asking questions and hence being hundred percent participative.

Training highlights Logistics Management - Supply Chain Management Production - Inventory & Warehousing Management Shipping & Freight Forwarding/Distribution System LC - UCP600 Import & Export Operation - Document Management Strategic Lead Time Management... [-]
United Arab Emirates Dubai
September 2020
Part-time
3 - 8 weeks
Campus
ShippingCollege

This course will cover the basics of the Freight Forwarding Business. USD140 ... [+]

This course will cover the basics of the Freight Forwarding Business. All our courses are online courses.

This course is aimed at a person wishing to enter the Freight Forwarding Industry in an administration role, a new recruit starting in the industry, a receptionist or assistant in the Forwarding industry or someone who wishes to complement or certify their existing knowledge base.

This is a stand-alone certificate course.

Course Outline

The Role of Freight Forwarders Early Days of Freight Forwarding Forwarders Business Structure Routes and Transport Modes Intermodal Freight versus Multimodal Freight Export Documents Import Documents

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United Kingdom UK Online
November 2019
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 14 days
Online
ShippingCollege

Online Diploma and Certificate courses which cover the Clearing and Forwarding industry with a particular focus on International Contracts and Payments, Sea Freight and C ... [+]

We are a global college, therefore, all our courses are online courses. We offer:

- Clearing and Forwarding Pilot Certificate Courses - USD70 per certificate course

- Clearing and Forwarding Diploma Course - USD540

- Freight Forwarding Foundation Certificate Course - USD140

More information on these courses are below.

Clearing and Forwarding Pilot Certificate Courses

These courses will cover the Clearing and Forwarding industry with a particular focus on International Contracts and Payments, Sea Freight and Customs. All our courses are online courses.

Complete all 11 Pilot Certificates and you may write your Clearing and Forwarding Diploma.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online
November 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 6 months
Online