Overview

Performance of a company’s logistics and supply chain processes directly impacts a company’s profitability. Skilled logistics personnel are in high demand as companies of all sizes compete in the global marketplace.

The target groups for these courses are employees that operate in a logistics and supply chain environment in the public or private sector.

Persons wishing to gain entry into this industry to start a career in logistics and supply chain management industry may also apply.

Career Path

These Manpower Training Courses prepare participants for a wide range of careers in the logistics and supply chain industry, for example: International Logistics Personnel Inventory Control Personnel,  Logistics Services , Supply Chain Personnel,  Warehouse Operations Personnel, Purchasing Personnel & Port Personnel

Rationale

With the rapid growth of the global marketplace and the pending Logistics Hub, efficient and effective management of Supply Chain processes and other Logistics details have become even more important for companies striving to maintain a competitive edge.

While there are many entry points to logistics career path, education, and training can guide professional growth in this industry. These Professional Development short courses are designed to provide knowledge and skills to participants to gain entry into the logistics industry, for persons already in the industry who need certification, or advancement into leadership positions.

Entry Requirements

1.    Career guidance & counseling interview or
2.    Mature student entry/prior learning assessment. Applicants falling in this category must be twenty-five years or older, with a minimum of two years experience in a specialized area of the industry.

Delivery Options:

  1. Monday – Thursday; Day College
  2. Monday - Thursday 5p.m. – 9 p.m.; Evening College

 Friday & Saturday; Weekend College

Course Structure

CODE

MODULES

 

CREDITS

HOURS

BBLG5101

Business Logistics

3

45

  BPLS5101   

Procurement Logistics & Supply Chain Management

3

45

     BPW5101

Principles of Warehousing

3

45

     BTLM5101

Transportation Management Logistics

3

45

BILM5101

International  Logistics Management

3

45

BPTM5101

Port and Terminal Management

3

45

    BWLM5101

Waste Management Logistics

3

45

    BLOM5101

Logistics Operations Management

3

45

 

Certification

On successful completion of the module(s) participants will be awarded certification from Excelsior Community College.