Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management


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  • Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

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  • This programme is aimed at those already working in a warehouse, transport, customs, logistics or supply chain management role and it is designed to apply across all industries e.g. Biopharma, Med Technology, Food Processing, Manufacturing, Advance Manufacturing, Healthcare and most industry sectors that require warehousing and logistics management including courier and related companies. Job prospects typically arise in the manufacturing and services industries regionally.

Aim of Programme

Aim of Programme

The main objective of the Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is to provide learners of all backgrounds with the opportunity to explore and develop their interest in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. This course will give learners the opportunity to further their skill, or re-skill and make a positive contribution to their organisation through gaining an understanding of the dynamics of business and in particular from a warehousing, transport, distribution, exporting and customs perspective. It will ensure that they are better at making decisions, solving problems and are appropriately skilled for the workplace of the future.

Online / Blended

  • 6
    NFQ Level
  • 60

Programme Content

Programme Content

  • Operations and Logistics Management

  • Customer Service and Value

  • Purchasing and Procurement in a Commercial Environment

  • Contract Law, Customs and the Regulatory Environment

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Distribution, Warehousing, Design and Storage

Minimum Entry Requirements

 Minimum Entry Requirements

Mature applicants (i.e over 23 years)
or Leaving Certificate – Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate
Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish)
or any QQI Level 5
Recognition of Prior Learning





AIT Induction Sessions will take place on Friday 18th September 2020 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Saturday 19th September 2020, 9.30am to 12.30pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm.

All registered students must attend one session, and you will be advised of your session when your application is processed. This is a face to face induction, where registered students will meet their lecturers and become acquainted with AIT operating systems, such as our online delivery platform, Moodle, Rules and Regulations etc.

All current regulations and public health guidelines in relation to social distancing will be in place at these sessions.






1 Year – 24 Weeks

Tuesday and Thursday
7.00pm – 9.00pm plus selected Saturdays in Athlone IT 9.30am to 4.30pm.


Semester 1 (2020): September 26, October 10, November 7, November 21
Semester 2 (2021): January 16, January 30, February 27, March 13

Programme Fee

Free to applicants that meet Springboard+ Funding Eligibility Criteria. 


Tuesday 22 September 2020, 7 pm


For further details visit www.springboardcourses.ie