Transportation and Logistics Certificate Program

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Logistics and Supply Chain Strategy

When: May 8, 2013

Start Date: Wednesday May 8, 2013
Register by: Thursday May 2, 2013
Time: At your own pace
Location: Online via Learn@UW-Superior
Instructor: TBA
Cost: $1,295 ($999 if enrolled in the program)

Module starts on May 8, 2013 and runs for eight weeks.  If seeking CTL certification within a six month time frame, it is recommended to complete this course in four weeks.

Program Details

The Certified in Transportation and Logistics (CTL) online program satisfies the academic requirements to achieve CTL certification through the American Society of Transportation and Logistics (AST&L), an industry leading certification.

Module Details

This CTL module satisfies the requirement for a professional designation in logistics and supply chain management.  The purpose of the PLS is to recognize individuals that have completed a course of study examining the strategies for improving logistics and supply chain operations and are seeking to apply this knowledge within their profession.

The designation is granted to individuals that have successfully passed a comprehensive examination and completed an undergraduate college degree from an accredited academic institution or four years of professional experience.  The objectives of the logistics and supply chain strategy module include understanding the:

  • Supply chain concept
  • Approaches employed to obtain a competitive advantage through supply chain management
  • Techniques employed to improve the performance and efficiency of supply chains
  • Effect of interdependent activities and firms on overall performance and behavior
  • Approaches for measuring performance in the supply chain
  • Strategies for managing the supply chain
  • Different inventory management approaches employed in the supply chain
  • An understanding of the trade-offs made in managing supply chain activities
  • Issues involved in managing supply chain processes
  • Role of logistics management and its effect on supply chain performance

Textbooks Required for Module

Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Authors: Martin Christopher   |  ISBN: 978-0273731122  |  Edition: 4
Purchase at: Amazon or Publisher Website

Note: Textbooks are not included in the module cost and must be purchased by the student.

Ways to Register

Event Contact: Mike White | 715-394-8023 | mwhite17{atuws}
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