- Subject Area
- Logistics & Automotive
- Age Group
(Part Time - Non-released - 1 year)
This qualification will equip students with essential knowledge and skills required to establish good practices as an employee within the Freight Forwarding industry. Students will gain an understanding of business communication and learn how to manage their own performance in a business environment.
The course aims to give understanding of key terms for Freight Forwarding and International Supply Chain as well as key regulations and procedures associated with Air Freight Forwarding. Alongside this, students will learn how to organise documents for a Sea Freight Forwarding customer and how to obtain Freight Forwarding information required for the movement of goods.
There are no formal entry requirements but this qualification is most suitable for a learner who has been working within the Freight Forwarding industry for between 12 and 24 months and/or a learner who has achieved a Level 1 within the same suite of qualifications.
How will I be assessed?
This course will be assessed by submitting a portfolio as evidence of work. The portfolio will contain:
• Written assignments
• Practical activities
• Reflective journals
• Recorded discussions with your tutor
Continuing Your Journey
Upon successful completion of this qualification students can progress onto different Level 3 qualifications within the International Supply Chain umbrella. Students can also use the qualification to progress onto an apprenticeship, and work towards becoming skilled in their chosen career.Careers page
Fees, Finance & Funding
If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.Fees, finance and funding page
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