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Multimodal Transport: Sourcing and Procurement in Logistics

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Course Features

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Duration

2 weeks

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Delivery Method

Online

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Available on

Lifetime Access

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Accessibility

Mobile, Desktop

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Language

English

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Subtitles

English

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Level

Intermediate

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Effort

5 hours per week

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Teaching Type

Self Paced

Course Description

This course covers multimodal transport and the characteristics of each mode. It lasts for two weeks.

Learn the various model selection criteria and how to identify multimodal transportation key to help you understand the options available to you in your logistics business.

The process behind procurement logistics will be explained, as well as practical methods for sourcing and handling materials efficiently using the Kraljic matrix.

We'll begin by looking at container shipping and its components so you can use them in international logistics.

This standardised shipping method, also known by ISO containers, will be used to look at procurement and sourcing.

You'll be accompanied by experts from Coventry to identify the stages in the order cycle, and how efficient tools can help manage your orders.

We'll discuss the benefits of ICT applications for procurement and order management, and analyze the drawbacks to see if these tools are right for you.

This course will help you understand intermodal operations, their characteristics, and important legal information like the Bill of Lading and incoterms.

Course Overview

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Internship

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Job Assistance

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Alumni Network

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International Faculty

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Post Course Interactions

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Instructor-Moderated Discussions

Skills You Will Gain

What You Will Learn

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Analyse the characteristics of different transportation modes and criteria to select

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Recognise container shipping and its elements

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Analyse sourcing and procurement in logistics

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Discuss ICT applications in procurement and order management

Target Students

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This course is designed for practitioners looking to develop their understanding of international logistics and its concepts

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