Higher Diploma Course

GIFF/FIATA HIGHER DIPLOMA COURSE IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGMENT

The Higher Diploma in Supply Chain Management Course is the latest addition to the FIATA courses. It is the first to be introduced on the African Continent and 1 out of 10 currently being offered around the world. As usual it has been validated by FIATA.

This course presents a thorough and systematic coverage of Supply Chain Management theory and practice.  The course is covered in 10 modules which are:

  1. Procurement Management
  2. Strategic Management
  3. Production & Operations Management
  4. International Transport Management
  5. Supply Chain Management
  6. Financial Management
  7. Global Marketing
  8. Business Law
  9. Human Resource Management
  10. Entrepreneur Creativity

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The course is intended for aspiring middle and top managers in the logistics industry. It is also suitable for those aspiring to enter the freight forwarding profession. The course is open to:
 

  • Licentiate members of the Institute.
  • Employees of freight forwarding firms with a minimum of 2 years employment, possessing at least the SSSCE.
  • Employees of freight forwarding firms with a University degree or diploma.
    Individuals with a degree or diploma from a recognised university intending to embark on a career in freight forwarding.

 

COURSE DURATION AND FORMAT

The course is in modular format. On successful completion of all requirements, graduates will be awarded the GIFF Higher Diploma in Supply Chain Management. Also, on completion of requisite application forms, the FIATA Higher Diploma in Supply Chain Management will be issued from FIATA Headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland.

 

COURSE FORMAT & SCHEDULES

The course is in a modular format.

  • Morning Classes will be held from 9.00am – 12.00pm.
  • Evening Classes will be held from 5.00pm – 8.00pm on weekdays.
  • Weekend Classes will be held on Saturdays from 8.00am – 5.00pm.

Teaching methods are participative, learner centred and collaborative. The program will draw on the rich variety of experience which participants bring as a significant proportion is expected from existing freight forwarding firms in the sub-region.

 

AWARDS

On successful completion of all requirements of the course, graduates will be awarded the GIFF Higher Diploma in Supply Chain Management and also the FIATA Higher Diploma in Supply Chain Management upon completion of requisite forms and a payment of a fee to FIATA. 

 

FACULTY

The course will draw on the rich experience of a core of facilitators who are FIATA certified Trainers. Many of them are chief executives of reputable forwarding and logistics companies in Ghana.

 

COURSE FEES

GIFF Members GH¢ 2,500

Non GIFF Members GH¢ 3,000

International Trainees GH¢ 3,500

 

0303 -216931 (TEMA)

0302 - 763587 (KIA ACCRA)

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0312222137 (ELUBO)

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or e-mail:  education@ghanafreightforwarders.org