Getting the right product to the right place in the right quantity at the right time, in the best condition and at an acceptable cost is the challenge of logistics. It is an area that embraces purchasing and supplier management, materials management and manufacturing, inventory management and warehousing, distribution and transport, and customer service. The demand for logistics professionals outstrips supply, so there are excellent opportunities for rapid career progression for those with the drive to succeed. Careers in logistics and supply chain management offer early responsibility, exciting challenges with good pay and opportunities to travel.
UWTSD offers the following CILT accredited qualifications from ranging from Level 3 to Level 6. For detailed information on the content of each course search ‘CILT’ on the UWTSD website.
The Level 3 Certificate is taught as an online course only. The Level 5 Diploma can be taught face to face in a classroom setting but is also available as a purely online course. The Level 6 Advanced Diploma is only taught face to face in a classroom setting.
For classroom based courses the start date is September and is subject to minimum numbers. Online learning can be undertaken throughout the year, contact the tutor for more information.
Level 3 (QCF) Certificate in Logistics and Transport (Online only)
• Supply Chain Stream Management Warehousing • Transport Stream (Freight) Management Road Freight Transport • Transport Stream (Passenger) Management Passenger Transport Coordinator
Level 5 professional Diploma In Logistics and Transport (Online/Classroom)
• Supply Chain Stream Management Supply Chain Management Inventory Project Management • Transport Stream (Freight) Management Transport Operations Transport Planning Movement of Goods • Transport Stream (Passenger) Management Transport Operations Movement of People Transport & Society
Level 6 Advanced Diploma in Logistics and Transport (Classroom only)
• Logistics and Transport in Strategic Context • Leadership & Strategic Management in Logistics and Transport • Strategic Network Planning in Logistics and Transport • Delivering Strategic Performance in Logistics and Transport • Research Methods and Professional Practice in Logistics and Transport