Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status. Mature students must successfully pass the Wonderlic BST. Courses are open to any applicant who possesses a good command of the English language and is able to follow instructions. Full-time students must attend the required hours per week as per the course schedule and may do so at times convenient to them.
This diploma program introduces students to the modern practices and concepts of logistics and supply chain management and presents the field as a vital part of a corporate success in a local and global marketplace.
* Not all programs are offered at each location.
On completion of the program, students will gain the professional competencies needed for entry-level careers in purchasing, logistics, and supply chain management in various industries, such as the public sector, retail, freight forwarding, and import/export.
Upon completion of the program the participant must demonstrate the following core competencies:
- Word Processing
Basic level of proficiency Microsoft Word
Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel
- Data Management
Advanced level of proficiency in Microsoft Access,
Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint
- Office Skills
Basic level of proficiency Microsoft Outlook
- Business Skills
Project Management Fundamentals Level 1 and Business Law and Ethics
- Job Readiness/Employability Skills
Strategies for Success
Supply Chain Management Fundamentals, Logistics Operations, Procurement, Supply Chain in Manufacturing, Supply Chain Network Design, Supply Chain Planning and Operation, Transportation, Procurement Legal Framework, Negotiating, Contracting and Dispute Management, Freight Forwarding, and Customs and Excise
The practicum exposes student to a working environment where classroom instruction is put into practice. This allows the student to link classroom knowledge and training to real life, practical activities.