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Logistics Fundamentals Certificate

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Overview

Logistics Fundamentals Certificate

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Learn about the components of supply chains including supply chain networks, supply chain facilities, transportation, and inventory management as well as how emerging technologies affect them with our Supply Chain Fundamentals Certificate. These courses are perfect for learners seeking to enter the supply chain profession, as well as those who are seeking to enter supervisory roles or enter a new domain within the supply chain.

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Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Certificate Requirements
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.
  • This certificate does not require an application.
How it works

Your path to achievement is easy! Most certificate courses are offered in classroom locations around the U.S. You can also inquire about training at your location.

Cost

  • Course load determines the cost of a certificate program.
  • Calculate your total by identifying the courses needed and tallying individual course fees. Some programs offer discounts for course bundling.

Registration

  • Select a certificate program, review the requirements, and determine your timeline for completion.
  • Add courses to your shopping cart for purchase as you are ready to take them, or as a bundle if desired.
  • Proceed to checkout to complete your registration. We accept multiple forms of payment including credit card, purchase order, a private loan (upon request), and VA benefits for certain programs.

Completion

  • Certificates must be completed within six years.
  • After successful completion of most individual courses, a Certificate of Course Completion will be sent.
  • After successful completion of all required courses, request a transcript and program certificate audit.
  • Upon verification, GTPE will email your transcript and mail your Certificate of Program Completion. Some programs host a certificate award ceremony during the final course.

Once you earn your Georgia Tech Program Certificate, tout your success on your resume and LinkedIn profile, share with your employer, and celebrate an important career growth achievement!

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Why Choose a Certificate?

Why Choose a Certificate?

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Who Should Attend

This certificate is designed for entry-level and supervisory-level positions in supply chain management or for executives who are either new to supply chains or a specific supply chain. People seeking an update on supply chain issues and veterans looking to move into commercial opportunities will also benefit.

How You Will Benefit

  • Describe the role of logistics functions within the overall supply chain including transportation, inventory management, and procurement.
  • Explain the trade-offs of alternative transportation modes.
  • Describe the role of performance metrics, technology, and channel partners in logistics.
  • Explain the role of distribution facilities in logistics.
  • Taught by Experts in the Field
  • Grow Your Professional Network

Course Offerings

Requirements
Special Note

All courses are taught in English or Spanish.

Supply Chain Fundamentals: Warehousing Operations (LOG 3180P)

This course is structured to prepare entry-level and supervisory-level employees in warehouse operations with a fundamental understanding of the supply chain. You will review the physical, technological, process, and safety considerations of warehouse/distribution operations. Additionally... View Course Details »

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Supply Chain Fundamentals: Supply Chain Management Principles (LOG 3181P)

Gain a solid foundation in the basics of supply chain and its roles within organizations. This course reviews supply chain management and the various domains within supply chain, such as customer service, manufacturing and service operations, order management, procurement and supply manag... View Course Details »

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Supply Chain Fundamentals: Transportation Operations (LOG 3182P)

This course prepares you for the basics of transportation operations and the role of transportation within an organization’s overall supply chain. The course includes review of the key elements of transportation such as modes of transportation, transportation technology, company roles and... View Course Details »

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Supply Chain Fundamentals: Inventory Management (LOG 3186P)

This course covers the basics of inventory control and management operations and the role of inventory management within an organization’s overall supply chain. You will learn the key elements of inventory control and management, including inventory cost components, types and uses of inv... View Course Details »

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