Educate your way out of COVID-19: advises the CILT


As we move out of the Summer months and into the next season, the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport (CILT) sights are set on how best it can best support its networks and provide the toolkits for both personal and professional development. As part of its ongoing Industry Training, Learning & Development programmes, it is reaching out to networks asking what training and upskilling opportunities are in demand and how it can continue to provide support going forward.

With the transition to online and virtual learning comes greater opportunities to benefit from targeted training initiates that fit within the working week. The CILT has selected a number of Part Time training courses and programmes currently on offer as listed below. Members are encouraged  to connect and to see what’s needed to get through these coming months.

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Higher Certificate in Business in Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Duration: 2 years part-time

Format: Blended – Classroom and self-study 

Discounted Cost: €2,300 per year

The two-year, part-time IT Carlow Level 6 Higher Certificate in Business in Logistics & Supply Chain Management is open to those wishing to enter the industry or further their knowledge and career opportunities. The programme is taught by industry lead professionals. This programme is delivered by CILT Ireland at three locations – Dublin, Cork and Limerick, along with an online option during COVID-19.

Bachelor of Business in Supply Chain Management

Duration: 1 year part-time

Format: Blended – Classroom and self-study 

Cost: €2,900 per year

This QQI Level 7 course includes student membership of the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport for the duration of the course. Students can then apply to join the Institute. On completion of this course, students will be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of emerging theories, concepts and methods pertaining to the field of Supply Chain management.