Supply Chain Skills

Distribution

SCQF Level 6

This qualification is designed for candidates who are working in a supply chain role within the food and drink industry. It offers the opportunity to develop skills, enabling individuals to be more proficient in supply chain operations.

Course Details

This qualification is designed for candidates who are working in a supply chain role within the food and drink industry. It offers the opportunity to develop skills, enabling individuals to be more proficient in supply chain operations and in turn ensures efficiency, traceability and transparency. Effective supply chains ensure the right goods, in the right quantities, in the right condition, are delivered to the right place, at the right time and at the right cost.

The qualification can be tailored to suit specific business needs, covering topics such as: the receipt and storage of goods, dispatch and transport of products, picking and packing operations, production performance, problem diagnosis and resolutions.

It provides food and drink businesses with an opportunity to develop good practices and understanding. In addition it allows the development of skills and knowledge in a wide variety of areas depending upon the type of business and products. Topics covered may include procurement, logistics, transport, operations management, export/international trade.

Qualification suitable for:

  • Stores Team Leaders
  • Distribution Supervisors
  • Technicians
  • Logistics Planner

To discuss this qualification or to arrange a site visit with one of our team contact us here.

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About Us

National Food and Drink Training (NFDT) was established in 2015 as a rebrand of Scottish Bakers training provision. This was a direct result of the strengthening of its portfolio to include lean manufacturing techniques and the delivery of the new Food Manufacturing Excellence (FME) qualifications.

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National Food & Drink Training

c/o Scottish Bakers
Unit 2, Halbeath Interchange Business Park
Kingseat Road
Dunfermline
KY11 8RY
Scotland
United Kingdom

01383 661 555
info@nfdt.org

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