AIMS ShortCourses are Instructor Lead Courses designed to cover a very specific topic. Each course requires a passing score of 70% on a 25 Question quiz to be awarded a certificate of completion.
- Major topics covered in this course are the various modes of transportation and their application, rate development and negotiation, shipping documents their purpose and use, domestic and international terms of sale/freight terms, export compliance requirements, international transportation documentary requirements, importing, warehouse fundamentals, inventory management principles, Information Technology (IT) as it applies within a logistics functional setting, logistics outsourcing and negotiation strategies.
- This course discusses Business Process Improvement and how applying it can make your business more effective in delivery of products and services, efficient in business process performance and create flexibility of these processes to adapt to business and market changes.
Understanding the basics of transportation is a good start to understanding the prerequisites of the dynamic corporate supply chain. this course will start you on your way.