Logistics and Distribution Management

  • Start Date

    26 Oct, 2021

  • End Date

    29 Oct, 2021

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

The main objective of this training course is to empower participants with

  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of logistics and distribution management
  • The required skill set and confidence to train other professionals on logistics and distribution management
  • The necessary experience and attention to detail to review and identify gaps in current processes and practices related to logistics and/or distribution management
  • The ability and capability to contribute to organisational credibility through well-managed processes and better risk management and mitigation
  • The overall skill set and understanding to contribute to better and seamless logistics and distribution management within the organisation, thereby demonstrating talent and potential and increasing opportunities for growth and progression



Types of Logistics

  • Supply logistics
  • Distribution logistics
  • Production logistics
  • Reverse logistics


Importance of Logistics Management

  • Cost reduction and profit maximisation
  • Efficient flow of manufacturing operations
  • Competitive edge
  • Effective communication system
  • Sound inventory management


Important Features of Logistics Management

  • Proper planning
  • Automation
  • Value for employees and team
  • Effective warehouse management
  • Efficient transportation
  • Continuous improvisation


Activities in Logistics Management

  • Network design
  • Order processing
  • Procurement
  • Material handling
  • Inventory management
  • Packaging and labelling
  • Warehousing
  • Transportation


Types of Distribution Systems

  • Radial
  • Loop
  • Network


Importance of Distribution

  • Delivery of satisfaction
  • Standard of living
  • Value addition
  • Communication
  • Employment


Elements of Distribution Management

  • Customer service
  • Order processing
  • Inventory control
  • Warehousing
  • Transportation mode
  • Material handling


Critical Steps in Distribution Management

  • Research
  • Number crunching
  • Partnerships
  • Benchmark setting
  • Monitoring



Stores Purchasing and Logistics Personnel in the Public and Private Sectors



The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH:  4th – 7th May, 2021

2ND BATCH:       26th–29th October, 2021

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
04 May, 2021 07 May, 2021
Start Date End Date
26 Oct, 2021 29 Oct, 2021
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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