An International Certificate in Logistics and Transport designed for first line managers and supervisors working in the field of logistics and transport. Those who are successful in their Diploma studies meet the knowledge standards for membership (MILT) subject to a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the logistics and transport sector;


Aim
This qualification is designed for first-line managers and supervisors working in the field of logistics and transport. It is intended to increase knowledge, skills and confidence as part of the managerial role for a junior manager in the logistics and transport field. The qualification meets the knowledge standards for membership (MILT) of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, subject to a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the logistics and transport field.


Qualification
The qualification consists of seven units. Three units are core units, which all candidates must complete. Candidates then have a choice of one unit from a selection of four. It is estimated that a candidate studying for this qualification will take about sixty hours per unit - a total of two hundred and forty hours.


Course Content


Core subjects: All candidates must do these three units


1. Managing the Logistics & Transport Environment
2. Managing Resources
3. Customer Service and Quality Management in Transport Operations


Optional subjects: Candidates choose one unit from a choice of four units


1. Warehousing and Stores Operations
2. Freight Operations
3. Fleet Management
4. Passenger Transport


The detailed syllabus for the CILT Certificate can be obtained from the Institute. The syllabus is set out in units which are then broken down into topics of knowledge a