Global Supply Chain & Logistics Diploma Program

As a profession at the heart of global commerce, Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management offers dynamic roles that allow you to orchestrate the movement of goods and resources across the globe.

Join this essential field and thrive in fast-paced environments, becoming a key player in shaping the efficiency and success of businesses worldwide.

Program Details

The Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management diploma is delivered using online delivery methods that ensure an optimal learning experience, providing convenience and flexibility. The program is designed using Quality Matters best practices for online learning.

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.

What Does the Global Supply & Logistics Management Diploma Cover?

The Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management diploma equips you to excel in the dynamic field of Logistics, Supply Chain, and Operations Management. Throughout the program, students will acquire 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.

Additionally, you will explore the utilization and application of new and emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, and cryptocurrency in supply management.

Students will have the opportunity to prepare for and sit for the Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA) certification and the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification.


Plus, Programs to Help Navigate Life

At NATS, we believe in providing our students with not only practical expertise but also the capabilities to foster personal and professional growth. That’s why our programs include a focus on mindset development and financial literacy skills.

Thought Patterns for High Performance®
Mindsetting for Success and Well-being in the Digital Age™ from The Pacific Institute

Through “mindsetting” techniques associated with high performance and creating a growth mindset, students gain valuable insights into the workings of their minds. You’ll learn structured process to overcome limiting habits, attitudes, beliefs, and expectations while fostering new ones that propel you toward your goals. With dedicated time for reflection, evaluation, and application of scientifically-proven principles, you can optimize your personal well-being, educational achievement, and drive toward professional success.

The Enriched Academy

A leading personal finance tool to teach you how to manage your money and build a solid financial future.

Admissions Requirements

For admissions to North American Trades School, domestic students must:

  • Interview with an admissions advisor
  • Provide proof of Gr. 12 OSSD or Mature Student Status
  • Complete an application for admission
  • Take an entrance evaluation

Career Options

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.

NATS Global Supply Chain & Logistics students gain exclusive access to our comprehensive job placement assistance services. Our dedicated team offers expert support, guiding you in crafting strategic resumes and cover letters, honing interview skills, and implementing effective job search strategies. Our goal is to empower you with the tools and knowledge to secure a job in the skilled trades. Your success is our priority at North American Trades School.

What career opportunities are available to graduates of the Global Supply Chain diploma program:

  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Procurement Analyst
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Inventory Control Manager
  •  Supply Chain Planner
  • Freight Forwarder
  • Materials Planner

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