Transport Planning Master Class


Course name Transport Planning Master Class
Institution Logistics Learning Alliance
Location Online
Language English
Contact information

Tel: 0800 1588231

Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591

Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593


Course objective

Relate the loads to type constraints and legislative controls; Select suitable handling methods for difference types of consignments; Plan loads to match variable demand and supply; Plan and schedule freight transits , both manually and using software; Use appropriate software to audit fleet performance, perform live order routing and prepare; invoices and audit contractors; Outline multi-modal routing relative to resources and time; Select an appropriate mode for any goods movement; Undertake a trade off analysis; Set up security precautions for freight interchanges, depots and termini; Plan national and international movements; Prepare resource plans for the movement of goods; Prepare a security plan for a journey; Give examples of freight transport movements as an element of supply chain management; Evaluate the impact of supply chain management techniques on transport providers; Set up the collection of and analyse performance data in a relevant context.

Sector Other
General course topics One logistics function in great detail
Specific course topics

Goods to be moved; Origins, Destinations, and Routes; Modes of Transport; Movements; Logistics and the Supply Chain

Total time commitment 100
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Commodities covered Course can be tailored to participants\' context.
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Not specified
Attendance mode Online
Incentives No
Incentives description

Completion may count towards Professional Diploma in Logistics and Transport

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Practitioner
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Course fee $1,338
Course fee description

Access to a UK based coach

Discount available No
Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

Planning Master classes can be tailored to a specific context upon request