Logistics, Materials and Supply Chain Management

Course Overview

This great Program provides tuition on the wide range of activities involved in modern logistics, materials handling and supply chain management, including: physical distribution, materials management, transportation, facilitating, customer service, procurement, order processing, purchasing, warehousing, inventory control, order picking and marshalling, packing and dispatch, logistics project management.

The Program focuses on planning, organizing and controlling Logistics, Materials & Supply Chain Management activities – key elements for successful management in any enterprise – and it covers strategic planning and decision-making as an important part of the management process. The Program is ideal for managers and personnel of all levels who are involved in logistics activities or in ensuring that products and services are made available to customers (or clients or intended recipients) at the time and place, and in the condition and form desired, in an efficient, profitable and cost-effective way. It also includes special and unique sections on Reverse Logistics, and on Humanitarian, Aid & Disaster Relief Logistics.

Eligibility Requirements

Entry Qualifications
  • KCSE; C-Minus with acceptable bridging Certificate or Pre-university courses; any other
  • Recognized diplomas/certificates from recognized Institutions

Career Options

Course Duration

  • 1 Year

Mode of Study

  • Distance Learning
  • Online

Intake Periods

  • January
  • March
  • June
  • September

Course units outline

Modules
  • Module 1: Background to Logistics and Supply Chains
  • Module 2: Strategy Formulation
  • Module 3: Relationship between Marketing and Logistics
  • Module 4: Products
  • Module 5: Sourcing and Procurement
  • Module 6: Receipt and Storage of Stock/Inventory
  • Module 7: Stock/Inventory Control, Order Processing and Issuing
  • Module 8: Transportation
  • Module 9: Operations Management
  • Module 10: Lean logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Module 11: Facility Location
  • Module 12- Project Management

Mode of Application

Documents required when applying for registration (in duplicate):

  • Duly filled Registration and/or Examination forms.
  • Certified copies of certificates
  • Copies of identification document e.g. ID card, Passport, Waiting Slip or Birth Certificate
  • 2 Passport size photograph
  • Legal documents such as Marriage Certificates supporting change of names where applicable

A non-refundable Application fee of Kshs1000/- is applicable before any application can be processed. Deposits are done via a direct deposit into the following bank account. (NB: No Cash payments accepted.)

Payment Details

BANK
MPESA

College of Human Resource Management (CHRM)

Bank Name Branch Branch Code Swift Account Number
Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Biashara street Branch 263 KCBLKENX 1180194667

MPESA​ ( Paybill Number – 522123 ) Follow the steps below to pay

  1. Select Pay Bill from M-Pesa menu
  2. Enter business no. 522123
  3. Enter Account No. 80295K(YourName)- Max 16 Characters
  4. Enter the amount to pay
  5. Enter PIN number
  6. Confirm payment details and submit payment

Downloads

Application Form
Tuition Fees
Ksh. 77,100
Department
Human Resource Management
Level
CIC Programmes
Course Category
CIC Programs
Modes of Study
Distance Learning, Online
Intake Periods
January, July, March, September
Course Duration
1 Year
Examination Body
CIC-UK