Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Certification in Logistics & Supply Chain Management
Duration: 120 Hours

This Advanced Logistics and Supply chain management course provides an understanding of the complex production flows, production processes & distribution channels of supply chains, together with operational issues of logistics, purchasing and supply chain management & the importance of Warehousing and Inventory Control.

Practical Training Session with a leading cargo company

What will you learn?

• Trade
• Manufacturing Management
• Ports and Shipping Management
• Logistics Management
• Maritime Operations Management
• International Trade Management
• Procurement Management
• Warehouse and Inventory Management
• Fundamentals and Core concepts associated with Dubai Trade
• DP World Rules, Regulations &
• Payment Systems

Course Objective:

Essential knowledge and understanding of Management and Quality principles
Understand the concept of Supply Chain Management Demonstrate knowledge of Logistics Operations Provide an understanding of the complex production flows, production processes and distribution channels of supply chains, together with operational issues of logistics, purchasing and supply chain management Apprehend the importance of Warehousing and Inventory Control.

Course contents:

Business:

• Function of various departments

• Importance of Communication between departments

Quality Management Systems

• International Organization for Standards (ISO)

• Quality Tools

Logistics and Supply Chain

• Key components of Logistics

• Objectives of Supply Chain

• 7 Principles

• Supply Chain Links

• Conditions of Implementation

• Supply Chain Planning

• Software types for Supply Chain

• Risk Management

Procurement:

• The Process

• Key Challenges in Procurement

• Life Cycle Costing

• Costs associated in different stages of Life Cycle

• Order Processing Cycle and Lead Time

Warehousing:

• Need for Warehousing

• Issues affecting Warehousing

• Types of Warehouse

• Characteristics of Ideal Warehouse

• Functions of Warehouse

• Storage Systems

• What is Warehouse Management System?

• Various Types of Material Handling Equipment

• Warehouse Safety

Inventory Management:

• Types of Inventory

• Purpose of Inventory

• Inventory Costs

• Elements of Inventory Management Systems

• Disadvantages of Inventory

• ABC Analysis

• Inventory Management Models

• Dispatching Rules

International Trade and Freight

• Link between Trade, Freight, Goods and Transport

• Trade and Tariffs

• Identification of Goods

• Role of different agencies in moving Freight

• Legislation for goods to be traded

• Documentation used in Trade

• Information for preferred method of Transportation

• Different methods of transporting goods

• Advantages and Disadvantages of using Transport

• Trade terms and International Standards – INCOTERMS

• Barriers to Trade

• Methods of Monitoring Movements of Goods

• Problems with International Trade