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OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is intended to develop learners’ understanding of policy, management theory and practice in logistics and supply chain management. It provides learners with an opportunity to engage with the challenges facing professionals and policy makers in their own country. They will provide knowledge that underpins the ability to work as an effective manager in the sector. They combine both theoretical and practical knowledge in the profession and will develop and enhance knowledge and skills in the areas of leading change, effective planning and risk assessment and forecasting. Learners will be able to work in a variety of roles within logistics and supply chain management.

The Qualifications will develop the Learner’s ability to:

  • apply analytical and evaluative techniques and to enhance those skills;
  • investigate issues and opportunities;
  • develop their awareness and appreciation of managerial, organisational and environmental issues;
  • use management techniques and practices in imaginative ways;
  • make use of relevant information from different sources;
  • develop and encourage problem-solving and creativity to tackle problems and challenges;
  • exercise judgement, own and take responsibility for decisions and actions; and

develop the ability to recognise and reflect on personal learning and improve their personal, social and other transferable skills.

The programme is available in 2 duration modes:

6 Month

9 Month

The programme is available in 2 delivery modes:

  • Online
  • In class

For entry onto the OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management qualification, learners must possess:

  • Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 4 diploma or equivalent recognised qualification
  • The learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course

The OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management qualification consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits.

Unit Ref. No. Unit title Unit Level Unit Credit
A/617/6039 Business Communication 5 20
M/617/6040 Purchasing, Supplier Management and Negotiation 5 20
T/617/6041 Supply Chain Management 5 20
A/617/6042 Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility 5 20
F/617/6043 Strategic Management 5 20
J/617/6044 Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Forecasting 5 20
Total: 120

Achieving the OTHM Level 5 Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to gain direct entry into Final year of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree. For more information visit UniversityProgressions page.

Employment Progression

Depending on which part of the supply chain you’re in, your day-to-day tasks may include:

  • working with procurement managers and buyers to select products that are in demand and will sell
  • negotiating and managing contracts with suppliers
  • planning the best way to get goods from suppliers to distribution centres and retailers
  • tracking shipments and stock levels using computer software
  • looking at ways to improve supply chain networks
  • monitoring overall performance to make sure targets are met
  • preparing forecasts and inventories

Assessment is via assignment submission

No Exams

This programme is accredited by Ofqual Awarding body (Othm)

LCPS offers both one single payment option and monthly easy instalments plan

Single Payment  ( One  Payment )

2ndoption

Monthly Payment breakdown

Initial Deposit ( including registration)

5 Monthly instalments

£1200

 

 

£ 300

£ 200