Become Logistics and Supply Chain Management Expert

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About Program

With import, export and local sourcing costs accounting for up to 20 - 25% of bottom-line expenses for many corporations, there is an urgent need for national and global supply chain professionals in India and abroad with the most current skill sets available. This programme offers you a comprehensive and contemporary foundation in these issues. Explore regulations, procedures, global security, documentation, dealing with customs and other government agencies, trade compliance, tariff classifications, managing freight and much more. You’ll interact with a recognized expert course leader in global trade to gain both strategic and tactical skills and explore valuable, real-world case studies. Leave with an arsenal of best practices and an array of skill sets that you can apply immediately on the job.

What are the Course Highlights?

  • Course Completion Certificate from GIM
  • 48 hours instructor led LVC Sessions
  • 50 plus hours of self study material
  • Direct interaction with experienced faculty from GIM
  • Class exercises and assignments
  • 6 plus industry relevant case studies
  • Continuous Virtual Support by WIISE Learning Coaches and Mentors
  • Guest Lectures from Industry Experts

What Will I Learn?

  • Introduction to Logistics and SCM
  • Designing the Supply Chain Network
  • Planning the Demand and Supply in SCM
  • Management of Materials
  • Designing and Planning Transportation Networks
  • Information Technology in SCM
  • Latest Trends in SCM
  • Best Practices in Logistics and SCM

Who Should Attend?

  • Fresh Engineering graduates who wish to make a career in SCM
  • Any existing entry level professionals in the field of Logistics and SCM
  • An existing entry level professional who want to gain in-depth understanding the concepts to enhance
What You Will Cover?

Introduction to Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Logistics and Supply Chain Management plays a vital role in organization activities and essential elements to organization efficiency which can be applied to customer satisfaction and company’s success. In this module you will learn the basics of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, its importance and its key role. Also you will be able to discuss the goal of a supply chain and explain the impact of supply chain decisions on the success of a firm.

Topics Covered
  • What is a supply chain?
  • What is logistics?
  • What is the difference between logistics and supply chain?
  • Supply Chain Management Perspectives
  • Importance and Scope of Supply Chain Management in today’s world

Designing the Supply Chain Network

Designing Supply Chain Network for each industry or business involves arriving at a satisfactory design framework taking into all elements like product, market, process, technology, costs, external environment and factors and their impact. No two supply chain designs can be the same. Learn how these networks are designed and the best practices that can be used to do the same.

Topics Covered
  • What is Supply Chain Network?
  • Why is it important to design the Supply Chain Network?
  • Basics of Network Designing
  • Factors influencing network designing decisions
  • Strategy Considerations
  • Role of distribution in Supply Chain

Planning the Demand and Supply in Supply Chain Management

Demand planning is a multi-step operational supply chain management (SCM) process used to create reliable forecasts. In this module, you will learn how to effectively plan the demand and how this can guide users to improve the accuracy of revenue forecasts.

Topics Covered
  • Overview of demand and supply in SCM
  • Strategy or design forecast
  • Planning forecast
  • Aggregate Planning
  • Managing Demand and Supply
  • Forecasting Methods – qualitative, static, adaptive, etc…
  • Measuring Forecasting Errors
  • Managing predictive variability with supply, inventory

Management of Materials

The effective materials management plan builds from and enhances an institutional master plan by filling in the gaps and producing an environmentally responsible and efficient outcome. From this module, learn how to make an effective plan for materials management.

Topics Covered
  • Purpose and objectives of material management
  • Basic necessities of material management
  • Basic Principles of material management
  • Procurement cycles
  • Inventory control
  • ABC Analysis
  • VED Analysis

Designing and Planning Transportation Networks

The transportation networks will add high value efficiency to the overall workflow of any organization. In this module you will be able to understand the designing and planning of such networks

Topics Covered
  • Transport Network design
  • Route design
  • Vehicle scheduling

Information Technology in Supply Chain Management

Information Technology has become an integral part of any business and business vertical. In the same way, implementation of IT brings out more amounts of efficiency and perfection in the outcomes of a business. In this module, you will get the opportunity to get exposure to the Supply Chain IT Frameworks.

Topics Covered
  • Overview of IT in SCM
  • Objective of implementing IT in SCM
  • Phases of SCM where IT is involved
  • Information and enabling technologies
  • ERP Solutions for warehouse, inventory and transportation management system
  • Impact of IT on economic and organizational factors
  • Challenges in implementation of IT in SCM

Best Practices

Learn about the best practices existing in the market in terms of the Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Few of the topics that would be covered will be:

Topics Covered
  • Value Chain
  • Agile, the New Lean SCM
  • Supply Chain Social Responsibility
  • International Trade and Supply Chain Management


On successful completion, a participant is entitled to get two certificates. Course Completion / Participation Certificate from Goa Institute of Management and World Institute of Innovation, Skills and Entrepreneurship. For further information, please check the Frequently Asked Questions.


Pallavi Uma Maheswari

The training session is very good,specially kartik(trainer) have explained every thing in detail,Over all it is an excellent experience

Pradeep Behara

It was a very informative and energizing session. Karthik was fantastic in delivering the content and explaining even the trivial things. Kudos!


It is timely informative and prompt information in details

Rathin Banerjee

Applaud the trainer for his training style, stressing on increased trainee engagement and participation, excellent time management, amazing voice and tone modulation.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is this Logistics and Supply Chain Management course beneficial for me in comparison to the other courses?
  • Following are the major compelling benefits for every participant • Goa Institute of Management is one of India’s Premier institute and the certificate holds tremendous value amongst the HR Managers & Companies whilst recruitment. All the participants who successfully complete the program will receive certificate from Goa Institute of Management • Participants will get the opportunity to interact directly with the faculty from GIM, this will help for doubt clearing, career guidance and achieve superior networking • Access to exhaustive material Forever • Several hands on assignments and exercises along with Case Studies. All these are extremely useful for enhancing the personal CV and impress for enhancing your career or getting into the best role.
  • How much time do I have to spend for this course?
  • 48 hours of live virtual classroom training split over 3 months. Along with that, you will be provided with 50 plus hours of reading material. Every participant will be expected to spend a minimum of 5 – 6 hours per week apart from the classroom sessions during the course duration.
  • What Certification will I get?
  • All the participants who perform well in all the projects, submit all the assignments on time and maintain a minimum of 80% attendance will be provided with a Course Completion Certificate from GIM. All the participants who maintain a minimum of 50% attendance and partially submit the assignments will be provided with a Participation Certificate from GIM.
  • When will the classes be conducted?
  • This program will be conducted during the weekend for the convenience of working professionals. Live classes will be scheduled every Saturday and Sunday for 2 hours each for a span of 3 months.
  • Where should I attend the classes?
  • The classes will be conducted on our WIISE Online Academy. There won’t be any necessity of travel. The WIISE Online Academy will support a direct interaction between the participants and the faculty.
  • What if I miss the class?
  • Not to worry! All the recorded sessions will be available to download. Even if you miss the class, you can view or download the recordings and see the class as per your convenience.
  • Will I be given any technical support for the Online Academy?
  • WIISE Support team will always be available for any sort of support that might be required before – during – after the course.
  • How will the projects in this course help me?
  • Our program involves many projects. These will be initiated at the beginning of the program. You have an opportunity to gain experiential learning. As you learn new concepts in every class, you apply them in the projects and the other assignments. This will give an opportunity to work on real-time details and builds on ones experiences. Doing these projects successfully will tremendously enhance your personal CV profile. In addition, there will be case studies that will be dealt during the program.
  • What kind of Career Support can I expect from this course?
  • We will refer you to all the top notch companies. We will support you in developing your resume and preparing for the interviews. However, we do not give any guarantee on placements or calls from the companies. We will keep updating / highlighting your profile to all the top-notch companies and they will revert back to you as and when there is a requirement.

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