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Logistics & Supply Chain Foundation Diploma

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  • Course overview

    Logistics & Supply Chain Courses

      5 star reviews     'I hadn't studied in a number of years and CMI made it easier for me, I really enjoyed the topics which were very relevant to working in Logistics and I hope to get a promotion this year as a result of completing this course '    Rick Dawson -  More Reviews


    The Logistics and Supply Chain Management Foundation Diploma course is an excellent introduction to the latest concepts of logistics and supply chain.

    Logistics involves a wide range of activities including inventory management, warehousing, distribution, transport, and customer service. The logistics course covers both logistics and supply, at foundation level and will provide you with the latest techniques to implement cost savings, necessary to gain competitive advantage.

    Supply chain management involves purchasing and procurement, sourcing reliable suppliers across the globe and maintaining continuity of supply at the right price. 

    This Logistics Diploma course is designed to allow you direct entry to the CIPS Purchasing & Supply Diploma course  and is ideal for logistics and transport personnel and anyone interested, in developing a successful career in this growing area. You can also enter the CIPS Diploma directly if you have enough work related experience.


    Career opportunities
    : The demand for experienced and qualified supply chain managers has increased in recent years. Career Opportunities include: Supply chain managers for large and small retailers; Logistics Service operators with, Fedex and TNT where focus on delivery and excellent customer service is essential ; Logistics for manufacturing companies which involves procurement, warehousing, distribution and transport.

    This qualification is offered by classroom, over 10 weeks one night per week or by online learning over 3 months.
    Award body: CMI
    A unique feature of this course is NO written exams but a practical research project.
    Award:  Logistics & Supply Chain Foundation Diploma
    Award Body: CMI Ireland 
    Many graduates of this entry level course progress directly to the CIPS Diploma in Purchasing & Supply .
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  • Modules

    Main Topics:

    1. Logistics, the supply chain and competitive strategy
    2. Delivering customer value
    3. Measuring Logistics costs and performance
    4. Creating the responsive supply chain
    5. Strategic lead-time management
    6. Exploring Agile Supply Chain
    7. Managing the global pipeline
    8. Service logistics
    9. Managing risks & Network competition
    10. Overcoming barriers to supply chain
    11. Creating sustainable supply chains
    12. The supply chain of the future
    13. Develop national and international partnerships



  • Fees

    Classroom

    The total cost of the course is 1,350.00 euro.The fee includes all tuition, registration, assessment, online study resources and online notes.

    By Distance

    The total cost of the course is 980.00 euro. The fee includes all registration, assessment, online study resources and online notes. 

    Applicants are required to pay a minimum deposit of €300 to secure a place on the programme. The balance of fees are due on or before programme commencement.

    See CMI Terms & Conditions for booking.

    How do I book

     

    How do I book?

    Simply complete the online booking form  .

    Pay a 300 euro deposit online via Visa debit or Visa credit card

    Your place on the course is confirmed within 2-3 days of receipt of online booking/payment.

    Balance of payment is required before commencement of course.

    Online Bookings and payments are subject to CMI Terms & Conditions.

Course timetable

  • Classroom

    • Start: Monday October 15th 1 night per week 18.30 -21.30
    • End: December 2018
    • Assigments: 1 Project
    • Duration: 10 Weeks Part -Time 1 evening per week
    • Level:
    • Places: Available
  • Online

    • Start: Monday October 15th
    • End: December 2018
    • Assigments: Project
    • Duration: 10 weeks part time - Access to Online Learning System - Pre Recorded Lectures
    • Level:
    • Places: Now Enrolling

Tutors

Rob Johnston

Rob has worked in the Procurement & Supply Chain profession for over 20 years in a wide variety of industries ranging from IT, Retail, Marketing, Manufacturing and Logistics with companies such as IBM, Geodis, Crown Paints, Arnott's & IT Works Marketing International. As a manager he has end to end experience in all of aspects of supply and demand planning, production, new product development, fulfillment, warehouse and customer delivery. As a senior project manager (PMO) he has developed and delivered process assessments and solutions for global customers.  Rob holds a Bachelor of Business in International Business from Dorset College, a Post Graduate in Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Enterprise from UCD and is also green belt qualified in Lean Six Sigma. Rob lectures on the Logistics and Supply course with CMI. 

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