Certificate in Logistics & Supply Chain Management
About:
The main objective of the Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is to provide learners of all backgrounds with the opportunity to explore and develop their interest in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. This course will give learners the opportunity to further their skill, or re-skill and make a positive contribution to their organisation through gaining an understanding of the dynamics of business and in particular from a warehousing, transport, distribution, exporting and customs perspective. It will ensure that they are better at making decisions, solving problems and are appropriately skilled for the workplace of the future.
Level
6
Credits
60
Fee
SB+
Location
Online
Start Date
Sep-24
Campus
1 Year
Area
Logistics
Aim:
This programme aims to provide the learner with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the concepts and principles of logistics and supply chain management in an organisation. The learner will acquire the knowledge and skills to work in a variety of logistics and supply chain scenarios and will be equipped to identify, analyse and manage complex challenges in this functional area of an organisation. Logistics and supply chain management are playing an increasing critical role in the growth of organisations and businesses in national and international markets. The programme covers the logistics and supply chain management principles necessary for the achievement of effective distribution and logistics channels. This programme will give learners the opportunity to further their skill, or re-skill and make a positive contribution to the economy through gaining an understanding of the dynamics of business and in particular from a warehousing, transport, distribution, exporting and customs perspective ensuring they are better at making decisions, solving problems and skilled for the workplace of the future.
Content:
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Contract Law, Customs and the Regulatory Environment
  • Operations and Logistics Management
  • Customer Value and Service
  • Purchasing and Procurement in the Commercial Environment
  • Distribution, Warehousing Design and Storage
Delivery:
Online/Blended
Entry Requirements:
Mature applicants (i.e., over 23 years) or Leaving Certificate Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate. Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish) or QQI Level 5 - Full award with a minimum of eight modules
Progression:
On completion of this programme graduates will have the knowledge and skills of the broad areas of supply chain and broader management perspective and will be able to work in different areas of business, as the supply chain industry is continuing to grow. Graduates may use this qualification to gain employment in the growing logistics and supply chain sector or advance within their current role and organisation.
Category:
Logistics
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