Effective transportation management is essential for ensuring the efficient movement of goods, services, and people, contributing to economic development and quality of life. However, the increasing complexities of transportation networks, changing customer expectations, and environmental concerns pose significant challenges to transportation management. There is a need for professionals with the knowledge and skills to optimize transportation systems, enhance operational efficiency, and mitigate environmental impacts.
This programme aims to address the need for comprehensive training in transportation management, equipping participants with the expertise to plan, implement, and manage efficient transportation systems. Further, it analyzes the various modes of transport and their management and operations. It utilizes economic principles to critically evaluate their performance. A number of tools are used to come up with practical recommendation for enhancing the effectiveness of transport enterprises.
- Transport managers from public and private enterprises in all modes of transport;
- Transport policy analysts;
- Operations managers in clearing and forwarding companies.
At the end of the Programme participants will be able to:
- Apply analytical techniques for evaluating operational performance;
- Describe the inter-modal transport operations.
- Analyze transportation systems and network planning.
- Optimize transportation operations and logistics.
- Implement sustainable transportation practices
- Enhance safety and security in transportation management.
- Utilize appropriate methodologies of effective costing and pricing;