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Diploma in Logistics Management

Key distance learning training course for today's logistics personnel

Commences: 13th April 2016

Delivered by tutored distance learning

By studying this programme it will enable you to:

  • Gain detailed insight into managing the flow of materials across the whole supply chain
  • Analyse how logistics is a goals-critical function
  • Discover why it is so essential to maximise your supply chain’s potential
  • Explain the whole process from source through industrial processing to the customer and then one day onto final disposal or recycling
  • Learn about the importance of why managers must balance cost, effectiveness and risk to fulfil the demands of their organisation’s supply chain
  • Understand the necessity of delivering the required service levels, against a backdrop of the larger economic and social forces shaping consumption, production and distribution trends across the globe

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This part-time distance education course, delivered in partnership between IBC Academy
and North Kent College, provides a thorough grounding in the major disciplines of logistics

Topics covered include analysis of the major forces shaping modern supply chain planning and operations, through to a detailed understanding of key functions such as logistics outsourcing, financial control, contract management and information technology.

Qualification: IBC Academy Professional Development Diploma, awarded by North Kent College
Start date: 13th April 2016
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 months
Fees: £3200 / US$4960 - £3400 / US$5270 + VAT if applicable. Take a closer look at fees
CPD/CEUs: 21 hours / 2.1 CEUs

MBA (Logistics Management) - Diploma Top-up

The Diploma in Logistics Management has been academically assessed to provide 60 credits of prior learning accreditation towards a unique MBA delivered in partnership between IBC Academy and Middlesex University.

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In today's demanding logistics market, I see the Diploma in Logistics Management as a prerequisite for advanced logistics service performance

Rolando J. Portes,

National Marine Cor

Kevin Robinson FCILT

Managing Director, Amaradia Limited

Kevin is an experienced transport and logistics professional with over 20 years’ experience in shipping and logistics operations at locations around the world.

His years of experience working with major logistics service providers, as well as recognised industry bodies such as CILT, BIFA and Skills for Logistics, provides a real-world perspective to the course.

Kevin is joined by a host of expert authors, you can read more here.


Ideal for:

  • Transport, logistics and supply chain professionals
  • Suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers
  • Freight transporters plus shipping and terminal operators
  • Importers, exporters, forwarders and and contract negotiators
  • Logistics and management trainees

Delivered by online tutored distance learning, this programme allows you to study and gain knowledge without disrupting your normal work

You will have access to all course materials, expert tutorial support and peer networking using our online learning management system.

Each module ends with an online test so you can check your understanding of the content.

More about our distance learning

Distance learning, face-to-face workshops, webinars, elearning and blended delivery to match your requirements

We welcome companies placing individual students or groups on any of our publicly advertised distance learning courses, or for larger corporate groups we will deliver to your individual requirements, including instructor lead training, blended delivery solutions, customised assessments, flexible time-scales and dedicated support for learning and development managers.

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I have learnt so much from this course. Understanding the theory behind logistics management has enhanced my practical experience in this area and is being put to immediate use

Sandra Bergqvist,

GGP Sweden

Ready to apply?

Do not delay your application – you may qualify for an early enrolment discount, and some courses have a maximum number of participants. Our online application form securely accepts payment by credit card in either £, $ or €, or we will invoice you or your employer for payment by bank transfer.

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