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Level: 1

Location: Ilkeston

Years: 1

Weeks: 2

Hours: 27.00

Start: 20/01/2020

Days / Times: Monday 09:15 to 15:45 and Tuesday 09:15 to 15:45 and Wednesday 09:15 to 15:45 and Thursday 09:15 to 15:45 and Friday 09:15 to 15:45

Tuition (£): 390.00*

Interview: Y

Course Summary

Employing over 28,000 people in the region, the Transport and Logistics sector is a priority sector for D2N2, our Local Enterprise Partnership, as well as a key employer.

The sector provides the means to export/import goods and services as well as transportation locally, regionally and nationally. Another key factor for the priority placed on the transport and logistics sector in this area is East Midlands Airport, the UK’s busiest pure cargo airport and second only to Heathrow in the volume it handles.

This Level 1 certificated course has been designed to introduce you to this vital sector to give you an insight into and increased awareness of its daily operations and to increase your opportunities to secure employment in this field.

Entry requirements

You just need an interest in securing employment in the Transport and Logistics sector.

Course Content

The qualification for this course is the AIM Awards Level 1 Extended Award in Skills for Working in Transport and Logistics Industries.

It comprises four units that must be completed to achieve the award:

  • Introduction to Transport and Logistics Industries
  • Operating Within a Supply Chain
  • Stock Control
  • Writing Needs at Work

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will be through a range of activities including:

  • Written assignments/task sheets
  • Reports
  • Group discussions
  • Presentations
  • Professional discussion

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

You just need stationery items.

What can I do after this course?

Completion of this course will give you a vital insight into the Transport and Logistics sector and support your application and interview process in gaining employment with a local/regional employer.


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* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.

This course is run at the Ilkeston Campus

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