|Course Level||Level 3|
|Endorsed By||Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||200 Hours Approx.|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Sign up for this endorsed Certificate in Transport Management and take your career in logistics to the next level! Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer an exclusive range of Flexible Transport Management Training Courses, suitable for newcomers and existing logistics personnel alike. Our endorsed Transport and Logistics Management Courses Online have been designed specifically for distance learning, with no time restrictions or deadlines imposed. Study the functions and objectives of transport management at an intermediate level, including logistics strategy and operations, procurement and manufacturing strategies, delivery operations management, material handling, the fundamentals of effective warehousing and more. Boost your CV and your career prospects with an endorsed Level 3 Certificate in Transport Management, with expert tutor support provided as you study. Sign up today, or contact the admissions team at Oxford Home Study Centre for more information.
Why Study Transport Management?
Often referred to as transportation and logistics management, transport management is a field that encompasses the planning, coordination, implementation and optimisation of the physical transportation of goods. From raw materials to individual components to completed products, transport management personnel are responsible for ensuring everything reaches its intended destination safely, promptly and in a cost-effective way. Transport management is one of the most complex and demanding activities in any supply chain. As a result, qualified and capable transport management personnel are considered priceless assets by employers and business owners. Whether new to transportation management or already working in a logistics environment, our exclusive Level 3 Certificate in Transport Management could help you take your career to the next level.
Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer an exclusive collection of Logistics and Supply Chain Management courses, open to enthusiastic and ambitious candidates worldwide. This intermediate Level 3 Certificate in Transport Management provides takes place over a series of six engaging modules, each concluding with an online assessment for submission to your assigned tutor:
Module 1. Introduction to Transport Management
The course begins with a detailed introduction to logistics, outlining the functions and objectives of transport management from a wider supply chain perspective. Typical duties and responsibilities in the field of transport management are discussed, along with common challenges to effective transport management and current/future trends in transport management.
Module 2. Logistics Strategy & Operations
Candidates are then presented with several fundamental decisions that must be made when formulating a logistics strategy, along with the cornerstones of the effective logistics strategy and the objectives of logistics audits. The value and importance of strategic planning in supply chain and logistics operations is also discussed.
Module 3. Procurement & Manufacturing Strategies
Module three outlines the primary differences between procurement and purchasing, focusing on the functions and objectives of procurement from a supply chain perspective. Candidates also learn how to choose suppliers and evaluate the performance of existing suppliers, while considering the many advantages of single sourcing and the various stages of the procurement cycle.
Module 4. Transport Management
The fundamentals of effective and efficient transport management are discussed in module four, in which candidates consider the physical transportations of goods and materials between locations. The advantages and disadvantages of common methods of transportations are discussed, along with factors to consider when involving third-party carriers and an introduction to intermodal transport.
Module 5. Managing Delivery Operations
Order management and production scheduling are discussed at length in module five, in which candidates consider the various factors that can affect whether products and materials reach their destinations at the right time and for the right price. Course content also introduces the four primary rules of effective order management.
Module 6. Warehousing and Material Handling
Concluding the course, module six brings material handling and warehouse management into discussion. The fundamentals of an effective warehousing strategy are discussed, along with the importance of strategic inventory management, key considerations when setting up a warehouse, an introduction to the role of packaging in logistics and more.
Paying in Instalments: £385(Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £25
Pay in Full: (£75 Discount) £310
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
This intermediate Level 3 Certificate in Transport Management could pave the way for a successful career in logistics and supply chain management. Typical job titles in the field include freight transportation specialist, inventory manager, warehouse designer, supply chain designer, procurement specialist and many more besides. Entry-level salaries in the field of logistics and supply chain management start from around £20,000 and up.
Who Should Take This Course?
At Oxford Home Study Centre, we welcome ambitious and enthusiastic candidates from all over the world. This exclusive Level 3 Certificate in Transport Management was designed by a team of noted academics with the following applicants in mind:
This endorsed Level 3 Certificate in Transport Management includes all required study materials and expert tutor support in the initial fee for unbeatable value for money. Sign up online in just a few clicks, or contact the admissions team at Oxford Home Study Centre for more information.