Global Supply Chain & Logistics Online Program
The Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management Online program is designed to equip students to work and manage in the dynamic and global field of Logistics, Supply Chain and Operations Management. Students will gain real-world skills and competencies in applied technology and software, data analytics, communications, contracting and purchasing, order and vendor management, operations and quality management, customs and global trade compliance, and warehousing logistics. Students will also examine the use and application of new and emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, block chain and crypto currency in supply management. In a capstone project at the end of the program students will research a real-world business issue related to supply chain management and develop a practical solution that addresses this challenge. Students will have the opportunity to prepare and sit for the Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA) certification and the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification.
About The Program
Program Delivery Format
The Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management Online program is delivered using online delivery methods that ensure an optimal learning experience and provide convenience and flexibility for students. The program is designed using Quality Matters best practices for online learning. Ensuring that this program supports a practical and engaging learning environment for students.
Online Flexible Learning Activities – Independent (Asynchronous) online learning activities throughout the week designed to meet course objectives using video, readings, class discussion boards, case studies, individual learning exercises, group projects, quizzes, and exams.
Online Live Videoconference Sessions – A weekly interactive instructor-led class that can be accessed online from home. These engaging and required weekly ‘Online-Live’ sessions provide students the opportunity to actively engage with their instructor and other students through breakout groups, group projects, presentations, lectures, and interactive class discussions, and Q&As.
Success Strategies For Supply Chain Professionals
In this course, students will learn the foundations of how the mind works and “mind-setting” techniques…
Supply Chain Fundamentals
This course presents the learner with the fundamental topics related to the modern practice of supply chain…
Microsoft Office Applications
This course provides the learner with foundational skills in Microsoft Office and information systems…
Microsoft Excel For Supply Chain Management
This course covers the use of spreadsheets in the context of supply chain and logistics operations. Topics covered…
Certifications and Badges
The Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management Online program was designed to incorporate critical topic areas that can lead to industry recognized certifications and documented skillset badges. These abilities are not only required in the program, but also sought out by employers.
CIFFA Certification – The Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA) is well-respected logistics industry organization in Canada that works to create uniform trade practices. NATS has partnered with CIFFA to include two courses in the program, International Transportation and Trade and Essentials of Freight Forwarding that prepare you for the certification. Completion of the certificate marks you as an industry professional.
Lean Six Sigma Certificate– Lean Six Sigma is a methodology that focuses on improving performance through removing waste and inefficiency while building quality and consistency in processes. This internationally-recognized certificate demonstrates that you understand the foundations of process quality and improvement.
Skillset Badges– Many skills are requested by potential employers, but hard to demonstrate using just a diploma or transcript. NATS has identified these important skills and tracks your proficiency throughout your program of student. Successful students can earn digital badges confirming their abilities in Microsoft Office, Advanced Microsoft Excel and Developing a Growth Mindset.
Our Mission at North American Trade Schools is to “service with excellence the needs of our community and the needs of our graduates by matching skills“.
We can’t do this without you.
We have designed a four-step admissions process that ensures we admit the right students with the potential to become great graduates that serve their communities with excellence.
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The first step is to connect with our admissions team, we are here for you! We know you have questions the good news is we have answers. All you have to do to get started is fill out a form, call, text, email or even yell if you are close enough and we will commence your academic journey!
Now let’s get a little serious. When we meet, we will review your academic and career goals, talk about your options and determine your eligibility.
The key for NATS is that you possess the right Attitude and Aptitude to be successful as a student and more importantly an employed Graduate of NATS. The interview and evaluations will help us determine your eligibility. Sounds exciting, doesn’t it?
Whether you have been fortunate enough to put money aside or you just can’t seem to imagine how you would pay for College, not to worry, we have a Team here to help. I know free would be preferred, but you know what they say, the best things in life are never free! During this appointment, we will determine your eligibility with one of our many different financial aid options. Financial assistance may be available for those who qualify.
Last but certainly not least, after all the meetings and deliberation, we did it! You are excited, comfortable with your chosen field and it is now time to put pen to paper and enroll. Your admissions representative will take you step by step through all the forms to ensure you are prepared for the journey ahead. We look forward to welcoming you to the NATS family soon!