Transportation and Logistics Certificate Program

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Logistics Management

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

"Logistics is that part of supply chain management that plans, implements, and controls the efficient, effective forward and reverse flow and storage of goods, services, and related information between the point of origin and point of consumption in order to meet customers' requirements. " (Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, 2003)  The logistics management module explores the different facets of this definition and has the following objectives:

  • Understanding the functions comprising logistics, how these functions interact, and how logistics can be managed as a system to reduce total cost;
  • Recognizing how logistics affects customer service, corporate performance and competitive advantage;
  • Identifying the key logistics processes that span multiple enterprises and how managing logistics as a supply chain process creates values for the end-user and all key stakeholders;
  • Developing effective strategies for logistics managers to improve corporate performance while simultaneously increasing customer service and improving corporate performance.

Textbooks Required for Module

Supply Chain Management: A Logistics Perspective
Authors: John Coyle, John Langley, Brian Gibson, Robert Novack, Edward Bardi
ISBN: 9780538479189  |  Edition: 9
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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