Two Year, Part Time Institute of Technology Carlow Level 6 Higher Certificate in Business in Logistics and Supply Chain Management


Enrolment for September 2020 Intake is now Open.

For full details visit

Course Overview

  • Institute of Technology Carlow awards
  • Blended Delivery – In class and Online
  • Flexible Payment (see FAQs), 
  • All Benefits of IT Carlow Including Student Card, Online / Library / Blackboard Access

Class / Module Information

  • 25 Classes on Saturdays – Blended and Virtual
  • Module Based Subjects Over Four Saturdays, Two of which are delivered Online.
  • Year 1: Six Modules
  • Year 2: Six Modules
  • Lectures Begin: 12 September 2020
  • Lecturers Finish: 17 April 2021
  • Locations: Griffith College Cork
                        Griffith College Dublin 
                        Griffith College Limerick

About the Higher Certificate:

  • The Institute of Technology Carlow awards are open to professionals who wish to further their knowledge in the areas of business, logistics and supply chain management.
  • The course is designed for participants who currently work in the industry but do not have the necessary academic achievements to progress their career.
  • Students come from a variety of backgrounds across the logistics, supply chain and transport areas. 
  • Lecturers are Industry Professionals who give real life case studies and examples during class as well as the academic knowledge to underpin learning experience.
  • The Higher Certificate is open to all individuals regardless of experience, we welcome those new to the industry looking to pursue a new career. 
  • An Exit Award (Minor Certificate) is available to those who only complete Year 1.

Course Modules

Year 1 – Certificate:

  • Communications and Writing Skills 
  • Business Applications
  • Introduction to Supply Chain Management 
  • Fundamentals of Finance for Supply Chain 
  • Warehouse and Transport Management 
  • Customer Services for Supply Chain  

On completion of Year 1 students receive a Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (Minor Award – 60 Credits)

Year 2 – Higher Certificate:

  • Advance Finance
  • Management of Supply Chain Operations
  • Applied Human Resource Management
  • Marketing for Supply Chain
  • Customs Clearance and Dangerous Good Awareness
  • Work Based Project

On completion of Year 2 students are awarded a Higher Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (Major Award – 120 Credits).


This website uses cookies in order to improve the site and user experience. By continuing to use it, you agree to our Privacy Policy.