Logistics and Supply Chain Management
You’ll develop the cultural awareness and critical thinking skills you need to analyze and produce a broad range of discourse in a full spectrum of careers — and to make a difference in whatever you do.
This course prepares students for employment in the field of Logistics and Supply Chain
Management. Logistics and Supply Chain Management focuses on efficiently managing systems
of people, resources, information that deal with the movement of a product or service from
supplier to customer. Logistics entails planning and organizing the whole moving process.
Students participating in this Course will learn supply chain management, detailed
scheduling and planning, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning,
inventory management, supplier planning, procurement, operations execution and control,
production processes, quality incentives, inventory control, planning of resources, forecasting and
scheduling, strategic management of resources, and integrating operating processes into the
strategic plan. The aim is to optimize the logistics and supply chain in the most cost-effective way,
helping companies to build a competitive edge.
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|Fundamentals of Law, Negotiations, Logistics and Operations
|Security, Compliance, Customs and Freight Procedures
Upon successful completion of this course student will be able to:
- Deal with sourcing raw materials and components required by companies to manufacture
- Understand market needs, planning methods, and controlling supply flows.
- Design supply chain networks as well as financial and information flows.
- Use fundamental models to make trade-offs between forecasting, inventory, and
- Understand how global supply chains and national and international markets function.
- Understand about e-commerce and find ways to use this knowledge for strategic sourcing.
- In-depth understanding of procurement, warehousing, stores management, transportation
and shipping, inventory planning and contract management.
Our Logistics and Supply Chain Management program offers the following professional certifications that are completed in-house:
International Transportation and Trade
International Transportation and Trade, introduces the student to air, ocean, truck and rail transportation and to the world geography over which goods move. Incoterms ®2010 outlines the transfer of cost and risk between the seller and buyer. Certificates of completion are provided to students completing International Freight Forwarding Courses. CIFFA International Freight Forwarding Courses are accredited by FIATA and CSCSC.
Essential of Freight Forwarding
Understanding how buyers and sellers manage risk with a variety of international payments, cargo insurance, properly completed commercial documents and export packaging leads students to where they can offer professional costing and quoting and alternative solutions to their clients. Certificates of completion are provided to students completing International Freight Forwarding Courses. CIFFA International Freight Forwarding Courses are accredited by FIATA and CSCSC
|There are supply chain functions and sub-functions in almost all sectors of the American economy. Graduates of the Logistics and Supply Chain Management program will qualify for specialized positions such as
|Freight forwarding logistician
|Freight forwarding supervisor
|Freight forwarding technician
|Inventory clerk supervisor
|Inventory control supervisor
|Logistics supervisor – transportation
|Manufacturing orders clerk supervisor
|Material clerk supervisor
|Material control coordinator
|Shipping and receiving supervisor
|Shipping clerk supervisor
|Stock clerk supervisor
|Stock control supervisor
|Supply and receiving supervisor
|Supply chain supervisor
|Supply control coordinator