Introduction to Logistics


About the Program

This unit is designed to introduce students to the concept of logistics in its widest sense and to some of the general practices that are important in every part of the logistics working environment. The Unit is made up of four elements that contain sufficient knowledge for students starting out on a logistics career, wherever they may be employed within a logistics context. In each of these sections the emphasis is placed on the principles involved. The programme aims to equip students with a solid foundation of knowledge on which they can build with experience.

Who Should Attend this Program

The qualification is open access and there is no mandatory requirement for any candidate to have had previous logistic experience.

Course Content
  • People in the Logistics Working Environment
  • Sustainability and the Environment
  • The Role of Communications technology in Context
  • Understanding Logistics