Short Programme in Strategic Logistics Management
Part-Time | ICESA Non-Credit Provider Programme
Strategic Logistics Management is conducted by structuring business processes efficiently resulting in an increase in profitability. This Short Programme highlights the necessity of Strategic Logistics Management within a business and economy. This programme aims to provide the student with all the skills, knowledge, tools and techniques to plan and organise the correct flow of business processes.
Build your career with a qualification from ICESA
Everybody has a dream about the ideal career that they would like to get into one day. Some may dream of a career in fashion, journalism or even travel and tourism. At ICESA we understand that choosing a career is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make, and we are passionate about providing you with a sound qualification of your dreams at an affordable price. We also know that you would like the time that you spend on campus to be academically rewarding but that you also want to enjoy a rich, full social life. With this in mind we have dynamic, easy to access campuses situated around in some of KZN’s busiest, most vibrant CBD areas for your convenience.
- English at Grade 10/NQF level 2 or equivalent
- Mathematical Literacy at Grade 10/NQF level 2 or equivalent
- Minimum of 16 Years old
Expected time on the course
The programme duration is 64 Hours and the tuition is Face to Face on Saturdays from 08h00 to 12h00.
Course Content and Modules
Strategic Logistics Management
The following outcomes will be achieved in this programme:
- Logistic roles in the economy and company
- Importance of an effective logistics organisation
- Supply chain management
- The logistics - manufacturing interface
- Materials handling, computerising and packaging
- Procurement procedures
- Financial impact of inventory
- Inventory management
- Managing material flow
- Transportation and transportation strategies
- Strategic logistics planning
- Measurement and control of the performance of the logistics function
- Computer technology and traffic managing
Study Guides and Course Material
All lists of prescribed textbooks will be provided by your nearest ICESA City Campus. Students will receive a copy of the academic study guides for this programme. All textbooks and other material are excluded from the tuition fees.
Careers that would suit you best
Students can be employed in the following career fields:
- Procurement Officer
- Procurement Managers
- Transportation Managers
- Logistic Supervisors
Understanding your qualification
On successful completion of the programme, you will receive an ICESA Short Programme Certificate in Strategic Logistics Management.