Procurement, Supply & Logistics School

OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Thurs 3rd October 2024 18.30-21.30

Only 3 spaces available!

Apply by Tuesday May 28th 6.00 pm

The OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management course is the only online course in Ireland, designed to meet the highest standards of working as a Logistics and Supply Chain Management professional .

Overview

Studying Logistics and supply chain management gives you a global perspective, as it involves the movement of goods and services across borders. Doing a course in Logistics and Supply provides you with a unique perspective on supply chain operations, including international trade, transportation networks, and global logistics strategies.

Doing a recognised Diploma in logistics and supply chain management opens up a huge range of career opportunities. Our graduates access entry to mid-level positions in a range of fields such as logistics management, supply chain management, procurement, operations management, and much more. Graduates are much sought after in various industries, including manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and transportation.

Logistics and supply chain management professional deal with complex challenges, such as optimizing inventory levels, reducing transportation costs, and mitigating supply chain risks. Completing a course in this field helps you develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Level:  This OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management online course is awarded by OTHM qualifications which is recognised on the RQF Regulated qualifications framework to Level 5 (England) which is comparable to Level 6 (Ireland). OTHM qualifications (England) is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation).

The course offers 120 credits, similar to completing the first year of an Ordinary Bachelor Degree.  Students can progress to a Graduate Diploma at level 8.

Opportunities: Professionals with a level 6 qualification in logistics and supply chain management command higher salaries due to the specialized nature of their skills. By completing a diploma course in this field, you enhance your earning potential and qualify for higher-paying roles.

Key units include:

Principles and Concepts of Strategy (20 credits)

Achieving competitive advantage in Supply Chain involves keeping costs low and that requires research and analysis and strategy.

Procurement and Inventory Management (20 credits)

On this logistics course online, learn the importance of procurement and inventory management. Stock needs to be acquired then effectively and efficiently managed so that the needs of internal or external customers are satisfied.

Contract and Financial Management (20 credits)

Due to the complexity of supply chains it is necessary to have in place effective contract and financial management arrangement. A significant part of the procurement and
supply function is based around the contracting process  which must be aligned with legal
requirements and contain key clauses and terms.

Global Context of Supply Chains (20 credits)

Learn the key globalisation factors which impact supply chains and how global supply chains can be established and managed

Principles and Concepts of Supply Chain Management (20 credits)

To overcome supply chain barriers, you will learn the key concepts and principles of supply chain management (SCM)

Contemporary Issues in Supply Chain Management (20 credits)

Learn about the current issues and the relationship between supply chains and technology, artificial intelligence, the natural environment, global economies and risk management.

 

Academic Progression: This Logistics and Supply Chain Management online course is designed to allow you direct entry to a Level 8 Higher Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management . 

Graduate in-demand:  Our graduates are in high demand across several industries and sectors, but particularly, Warehousing and transport, Logistics operations, pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers, food outlets, large and small retailers.

Roles:  Completing a course in logistics and supply chain management equips you with valuable skills and knowledge that are in demand by employers. Over 98% of successful graduates acquire new opportunities as, Logistics Managers, Warehouse and Distribution Manager, Operations Manager, Supply chain executives, Supply Chain Analysts, Supply chain managers,  Logistics Service operators, and Logistics consultants.

Entry criteria: Students who have completed our Foundation Diploma in Logistics and Supply  are eligible to apply or students who have completed a relevant level 5  course.

 

Award: OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Award Body: OTHM Qualifications (England)
Level 5 (England) comparable to level 6 (Ireland)
Graduates are eligible to progress to do a Level 8 Graduate Diploma in Ireland or a Level 6 Diploma in England in a similar or same field.

What Our Students Say About Us

Very comprehensive diploma in logistics and supply chain management . Covered everything i needed to know and I got a job as a Supply Chain specialist within 4 weeks of graduating. I would highly recommend CMI and their teachers and this course.
Tim Curtis
2 April 2024

FAQs

Yes this course will qualify you to work in a variety of medium to senior  logistics and supply management roles .

Yes the course is very practical focused, with no exam. There is a assignment for each of the 6 units.

Currently there is high demand for Logistics specialists and Warehousing operators. This is due to the high volume of internet sales. This has led to a demand on air freight logistics. 92% of our graduates are offered jobs within weeks of completing the course. Our graduates have got the following roles:

  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Supply Chain /Logistics Coordinator
  • Supply Chain Planner
  • Compliance specialist (Logistics)
  • Supply chain specialist
  • Supply Chain Analytics specialist
  • Warehouse and Dry goods Manager

Graduates are eligible to progress to do a Level 8 Graduate Diploma in Ireland or a Level 6 Diploma in England in a similar or same field.

Some Of The Hiring Companies in Ireland We Provide Graduates To

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OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Course Dates:
Thurs 3rd October 2024 18.30-21.30
Available Formats:
Live Online
Price:
4,750.00
Payment Options:
Deposit, In Full

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