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Logistics for non-logistical staff Training

Hands-on course
Duration : 2 days
Ref : LOS
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Logistics is a set of methods and means related to the organization of a business: handling, transportation, packaging and supply. This will look at how logistics are organized, the people involved and its methods and tools.


The basic principles of logistics

  • The role of logistics in the business. Logistical requirements.
  • Principles of inventory management.
  • The objectives of logistics.
  • The economic, legal and financial challenges, brand image, etc.
  • The scope of logistics.
  • Logistical costs.
  • The main parties involved in logistics.

Human resources and material requirements

  • The expectations of customers and their needs.
  • Process approach.
  • The parties involved in the logistics chain.
  • The contribution of the employee to the value chain of the customer.
  • The relationship with the commercial and procurement functions.
  • The different types of transport used by logistics (road, sea, air).
  • The characteristics of the goods influence the choice of the means of transportation. Choosing the appropriate transportation.
  • The quantities of goods. Taking deadlines into account. Cost management.

Delivery and platforms

  • Direct delivery of goods.
  • The dispersed market.
  • The different types of platform.
  • Platform management.
  • The different methods used by logistics.

Hands-on work
Hands-on work 

Principles, techniques and methods used in logistics

  • Presentation of the Kanban.
  • Master Production Schedule (MPS)
  • Sales and Operation Planning (SOP)
  • Presentation of production planning: MRP (Material Requirements Planning).
  • Presentation of Distribution Resource Planning (DRP).
  • Just-in-time (JIT)

Use of information and communication technologies

  • Identification of products (barcode, RFID).
  • Exchange of computer data.
  • Planning, forecasting and scheduling. Monitoring of flows.
  • Planning and forecasting tools.
  • Scorecards, indicators, statistics.
  • Links with other areas in the company.
  • Logistics software (ERP): Supply Chain Management (SCM).

Hands-on work
Hands-on work Example of planning and scheduling. Establishment of a scorecard for monitoring purposes

Participants / Prerequisite

» Participants

Anyone involved with logistical functions.

» Prerequisite

No particular knowledge.

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Time schedule

Generally, courses take place from 9:00 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 17:30.
However, on the first day attendees are welcomed from 8:45, and there is a presentation of the session between 9:15 and 9:30.
The course itself begins at 9:30. For the 4- or 5-day hands-on courses, the sessions finish at 15:30 on the last day
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