Distribution and Transportation Module
About This Program
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to analyze transportation trends and their impact on the supply chain industry, assess the cost and risk factors associated with transportation, and identify the most suitable transportation modes for their specific business needs. With this knowledge, they will be better equipped to tackle supply chain challenges related to distribution and transportation, making them valuable assets to any organization operating in the global marketplace.
This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of distribution and transportation in the supply chain industry. By the end of the course, students will be able to analyze transportation trends, assess transportation costs and risks, and identify the most suitable transportation modes for their business needs. They will also gain skills in transportation risk management, costing and pricing, and technicalities of different modes of transportation, including airlines, railways, and waterways. Ultimately, this course aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to overcome supply chain challenges related to distribution and transportation, making them valuable assets to any organization operating in the global marketplace.
- 30% Homework – Review each chapter covered.
- 30% Quizzes – These will test your comprehension of the course material.
- 40% Final Exams – One exam following the course.
This course is part of:
4 weeks at 20 hours per week.
All courses are taught in English.
Apply your new knowledge and skills around the World.
World-class textbooks are available with no extra cost.
Module credits can be put towards a future Diploma program.
Transportation: A Global Supply Chain Perspective
Equips you with a solid understanding of what is arguably the most critical and complex component of global supply chains. Learn the fundamental role and importance of transportation in companies and society as you study the complex environment of transportation service. Get an overview of the operating and service characteristics, cost structure, and challenges providers of transportation face. Highlights include critical transportation management issues with insights into the strategic activities and challenges in the movement of goods through the supply chain.
Robert A. Novack: Currently an Associate Professor of Business Logistics in the Department of Business Logistics at Penn State. From 1979 to 1981. He is the co-author of two and has published numerous articles in the Journal of Business Logistics and the Transportation Journal, among others.
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Distribution and Transportation Module
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Recognized Canadian Education
By completing this course, you will earn recognized Canadian educational credentials in this subject. Canadian post-secondary institutions are considered some of the best and most affordable academic institutions in the world.
All Sundance College students have access to priority technical support with regards to their online learning.
Credits Transfer to all Sundance Colleges within Canada
All module credits are transferable. They may be used to complete all applicable Sundance College Diploma Programs.
Shareable Certificate upon completion
You can share your module on your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents.
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Everything depends on your experience, location, industry, and the job market itself. According to data from PayScale, the average salary for supply chain management professionals in Canada is approximately CAD 68,000 per year. Entry level positions in supply chain management start at an average of CAD 44,000 per year, while more senior positions such as supply chain director can earn an average of CAD 128,000 per year or more.
Yes, the job market for supply chain management careers is currently strong and expected to continue growing in the coming years.
In Canada, the Conference Board of Canada predicts that the demand for supply chain and logistics professionals will continue to grow due to factors such as globalization and e-commerce.
Furthermore, supply chain management is a diverse field with opportunities in various industries such as manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and technology, among others. As such, professionals with skills and experience in supply chain management are likely to find job opportunities in a range of different settings.
Online learning is user-centric. Students can study at their own pace, repeat assessments, and take breaks when needed. This helps students to balance their work, education, and family without feeling overwhelmed.
Online learning is accessible. Students only need a space to work with a connection to the internet. Anyone can turn their home into a classroom with Online Learning!
Online learning costs less. NeoCanada doesn’t have classrooms, so we can charge less for the exact same learning materials that are used in Canadian Colleges and Universities. Students also save money because they don’t have to pay for transportation between the classroom and their residences.
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