CILT Level 5 Professional Diploma in Logistics and Transport: Module 1

Prepare yourself for employment in Logistics by gaining an in-depth understanding  of commercial logistics management.

*Please be aware that from the 1st October 2022 this course will be delivered as a blended course.  Module 1 (10 days) will be delivered in class and module 2 (10 days) delivered using virtual technology *

Further details and technical requirements for attending Virtual classroom for this course can be found in the 'Supporting Documents' section below. 

Next Scheduled Date: 6 Jun 2022

  • Location: RC Aldergrove
  • Duration: 10 Days
  • Funding:
  • Total Cost: £2,399.87
  • Total Cost Post-October 2022: £2,400.33
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Why take this course?

This course offers you the opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of commercial logistics, including supply chain management. The CILT Level 5 Professional Diploma is highly recognised within the logistics industry and helps to highlight your skills and knowledge at a senior level to employers.

Please note: This is the first module of a two 10 day module course (total course duration 20 days) - please ensure you book onto both modules. CBIC can assist with your booking. The price shown includes both modules. Module 2 of this course is delivered by virtual classroom technology and therefore you will be able to join from the comfort of your own home.

Is this the right course for me?

If you have managerial experience in a current or previous logistics role and would like to work as a senior manager within the commercial logistics sector then this course has been designed with you in mind. The course is highly intensive and you should be numerate and literate to at least level 2 with the ability to work hard to achieve results. 


CILT Level 5 Professional Diploma in Logistics & Transport


There are no formal entry requirements, but, due to the intense academic nature of the course Service leavers should be numerate and literate to level 2 (GCSE A-C) and have extensive experience of supervisory or first line management in a stores/logistics environment.  There is a requirement for all attendees to carry out significant self study and evening work in order to achieve a pass.

Fees & Funding

  • Course Fee £1,935.14
  • Exam Fee £464.73
  • Total Cost £2,399.87

Course Content


There is a requirement for pre-course self-research and detail of this is provided within the Joining Instructions.

There will be 4 units of study covering:

Module 1 (in class)
   1. Management in Logistics and Transport
   2. Retail Logistics

Module 2 (virtual)
   3. Supply Chain Management
   4. Project Management

Assessment for this qualification is by written assignment which is then internally verified prior to submission to CILT. Mentoring is available during the course and in the break between modules to ensure that you gain maximum support.

CILT Membership can be obtained at a reduced rate, and is recommended to apply for full membership once qualified. 

Career Opportunities

Service leavers who successfully pass this course could enter into a variety of logistics management roles including Supply Chain Manager, Logistics Consultant, Procurement Specialist, Buyer, Distribution Manager, Warehouse Manager and Compliance Manager.

Further information on career profiles and industries see here.

CILT Level 5 Professional Diploma in Logistics and Transport: Module 1

Scheduled dates and locations

Here are the next available dates. To check availability or to book a place contact
  • Date Location Availability
  • 6 Jun 2022 RC Aldergrove
    Good Availability
  • 10 Oct 2022 RC Aldergrove
    Good Availability
  • 23 Jan 2023 RC Aldergrove
    Good Availability
  • 15 May 2023 RC Aldergrove
    Good Availability
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