Certificate Supply chain and logistics management 0


Why Attend


Supply chain and logistics management have been among the fastest evolving business disciplines over the past two decades. The continuous arrival of innovative concepts and techniques into the mainstream has resulted in a nonstop journey of learning and development for professionals in supply chain and logistics. This course covers the latest essential practices in forecasting, planning, procurement, transportation, warehousing and logistics. It also covers the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) framework for continuous performance improvement across the supply chain.

Course Methodology


This course leverages a variety of learning tools including individual exercises, group discussions, case studies and videos.

Course Objectives


By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

Recognize trends and modern practices in supply chain and logistics management

Practice forecasting and inventory optimization techniques

Appraise item categories and formulate appropriate sourcing strategies

Describe the role and objectives of transportation management in logistics

Use value adding warehousing techniques

Apply the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) framework for management of supply chain performance

Target Audience


Supply chain and logistics professionals, in particular those at the operational, supervisory and management level. In addition, this course is ideal for those seeking to complement their supply chain and logistics experience with the latest theoretical knowledge in preparation for assuming a higher position.

Target Competencies


Supply chain management


Forecasting and materials planning



Reverse logistics

Sustainable operations


Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) : Ciel Consulting is an Approved Training Provider (ATP) in the region for the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). Established in 1919, CILT is the world’s leading supply chain, logistics and transport professional body with over 33,000 members across the globe. CILT seeks to add value to individual and corporate members by enhancing their knowledge, careers, and businesses by setting, supporting and delivering professional standards and education in the fields of logistics, transport and supply chain. By attending Ciel Consulting’s CILT accredited courses, participants can earn CPD units as well as attain modular unit award courses that can be combined for international certification

Location & Date


Weekday |15TH – 16TH April, 2019 |2 days| N50,000

|Weekends |13TH – 20TH April, 2019|1 Weekends| N50,000

Venue | No 21 Oil Field Avenue off school Road Elelenwo, Port Harcourt

Ciel Consulting reserves the right to alter dates, content, venue and trainer.

Course Outline


Modern supply chain and logistics trends

Supply chain overview

Role of logistics

Sustainability in supply chains and logistics

Supply chain configuration

3PL concepts

4PL concepts

Materials forecasting and inventory planning


Qualitative forecasting theories

Forecasting panels

Thought leaders

Delphi technique

Quantitative forecasting techniques

Seasonal demand forecasting

Moving average

Weighted moving average

Exponential smoothing

Forecasting error

Identifying bias

Determining economic order quantities

Determining reorder points

Replenishment strategies




Procurement and go-to-market strategies


Role of procurement

Procurement process flows

Sourcing strategies

Vendor management

Partnerships and alliances

Role of transportation and shipping in logistics


Definition of fleet management

Objectives and costs of fleet management

Transportation modes

Optimized routing and cubing

Incoterms for international commerce

Role of warehousing in logistics


Certificate Supply chain and logistics management

Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Rivers
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