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Transport Management Essentials Transport Management Certificate Level 3. Certificate of achievement in Transport Management . Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 60 CPD points available without extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials. Endorsed Certificate of Achievement. This advanced Level 4 Transport Management Diploma has been designed for newcomers and existing members of the workforce alike. Whether pursuing promotion or looking to secure your first professional position, this premier distance learning program provides an intensive introduction to the most important supply chain concepts. Study logistics and Transport Management , the importance of effective planning, manufacturing and delivery operations, market distribution within the supply chain, Transport Management , warehouse operations, inventory management and so much more besides. Enrol online in Logistics – Diploma, studying in your own time and at your own pace for a fully-endorsed Logistics – Diploma!

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Transport Manager Course

A single ineffective or broken link in the Transport is enough to bring even the most established organisations to a grinding halt. These days, the average business is unable to operate without the consistent and reliable involvement of any number of third parties. The job of the Transport manager being to establish, monitor, control and optimise even the most complex of supply chains. The more capable and efficient the supply chain, the more profitable the respective organisation. Train to become a qualified supply chain manager and lifelong success follows naturally!

Transport Management – Diploma Course Benefits

When studying for a fully-endorsed Transport Management Diploma with STS Courses, every learner benefits from:

  1. The strongest start to a rewarding career with an intensive introduction to the profession. Explore supply chain management in comprehensive detail.
  2. No deadlines or time restrictions to worry about – learners are free to study in their own time and at their own pace.
  3. 24/7 access to our exclusive digital learning platform, which provides all study materials and resources required to complete the course.
  4. The support of an experienced tutor with extensive professional experience, along with the wider STS Courses support team.
  5. Study from anywhere in the world for a recognised qualification from a leading awarding body, improving your CV and career prospects for life.

Transport Management – Diploma Learning Objectives

This exclusive Logistics – Diploma aims to establish the strongest possible foundation upon which to build a rewarding career for life. Logistics – Diploma Course content focuses on the most important practical skills and theoretical knowledge for immediate application in a real-world setting, upon completion of the Logistics – Diploma course. Successful candidates will find themselves primed for success in logistics and supply chain management, whether new to the profession or already working in the field.

Upon successful completion of this Transport Management – course, candidates take away a series of crucial industry-specific skills, talents and knowledge including:

  • A detailed understanding of the contemporary supply chain
  • An understanding of the role/importance of supply chain operations
  • Knowledge of logistical/transportation issues and responsibilities
  • How to approach and handle key administrative duties
  • The confidence to monitor, manage and optimise a supply chain
  • Essential problem-solving and risk-management competencies
  • Advanced warehousing and material-handling skills
  • The opportunity to step into a position of leadership

Transport Manager Course Outline

This exclusive Certificate in Transport Management is divided into 06 intensive modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Comprehensive support and guidance will be provided by your personally-assigned tutor throughout your studies.

Unit 1 Introduction to Transport Management

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Transport Management
  • Transport Rate
  • Mode of Transport

Unit 2 Logistics Strategy & Operations

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Types of Decision
  • Strategic Role Of Logistics
  • Logistics Strategy
  • Strategy Options
  • Other Strategies
  • Environmental Protection Strategies
  • Designing a Logistics Strategy
  • Developing the Strategy

Unit 3 Transport Management

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Intermodal Transport
  • Choice of Ownership
  • Other Services
  • Plus more

Unit 4 Managing Delivery Operations

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Production Scheduling (Make)
  • Facility Management (Make)
  • Order Management (Deliver)
  • Delivery Scheduling (Deliver)
  • Delivery Sources
  • Supply Chain Operations Can Be Outsourced

Unit 5 Inventory Management

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Introduction to Inventory Management
  • Buffering Supply and Demand
  • Types of Stock
  • Costs of Carrying Stock
  • Economic Order Quantity
  • Sensitivity Analysis
  • Weaknesses of this Approach
  • Uncertain Demand and Safety Stock
  • Periodic Review Systems
  • Effort of Stock Control
  • Vendor Managed Inventory
  • Plus more

Unit 6 Distribution Management

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • What is Distribution?
  • The Channels of Distribution
  • Market Distribution in the Supply Chain
  • Marketing Functions
  • Market Distribution Strategy Development
  • Market Distribution Channel Design Process
  • Channel Relationships
  • Pricing Fundamentals