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Diploma in Transport Management

This free online Transport Management diploma outlines the key skills and knowledge needed to be a transport manager

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This free online transport management course outlines the roles, principles and responsibilities of a transport manager. First, you will learn about the main types of transportation from roads and rails to waterways, ports and airports. Next, you will discover the skills and knowledge required by the role, before learning about the trends and challenges facing the industry. Finally, you will be guided through health and safety considerations.
  • Duration

    10-15 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    CourseFlix

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

This free online transport management course guides you through the key information required to work in the transport industry in the UK or abroad. The course defines what transport management is and outlines the roles, principles and responsibilities of a transport manager. You will then learn about the various types of transport from roads and rails to waterways, ports and airports.

Next, you will learn about different areas of transport including a look at private, public and manufacturing spheres. You will be introduced to transport infrastructure in the UK, the operation of the rail passenger industry and the franchise process and the stakeholders involved in each sector. Finally, you will learn about the roles and responsibilities of the transport manager in terms of health and safety.

This diploma course is free and allows you to learn at your own pace, anywhere and anytime. Transport management is a fast-paced and constantly evolving industry with multiple sectors and avenues for growth and development. This course will equip you with an informative foundation of knowledge in the industry and put you ahead of the competition. So why wait, start your learning journey today.

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Modules

An Introduction to Successful Transport Management

The UK’s Travel Infrastructure of Roads and Rails

The UK’s Travel Infrastructure – Waterways, Ports and Airports

Road Freight and Transport Management

Passenger Road Transport and its Management

Rail and Transport Management

Transport Management for Ports and Inland Waters

Transport Management for Airlines

Trends, Challenges and Best Practice in Transport Management

Transport Management and Health & Safety

Course assessment

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:


  • Discuss the definition, purpose and key principles of transport management
  • Outline the inland waterways infrastructure in the UK, its usage and the organisations that manage them
  • Describe the port infrastructure in the UK, their usage and the organisations that manage them
  • Analyze the airport infrastructure in the UK, their usage and the organisations that manage them
  • Discuss the road infrastructure in the UK, the types of roads and their usage
  • Describe how to apply for a Public Service Operator’s licence
  • List the personal attributes, skills and knowledge needed to be a transport manager
  • Identify the challenges faced by the transport industry in the UK
  • Analyze the role of the transport manager in health and safety

Certification

All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Diploma course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Diploma course, you have the option to acquire an official Diploma, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Diploma is:

Ideal for sharing with potential employers - include it in your CV, professional social media profiles and job applications
An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill and achieve high results
An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning

Alison offers 3 types of Diplomas for completed Diploma courses:

Digital Diploma - a downloadable Diploma in PDF format, immediately available to you when you complete your purchase
Diploma - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Diploma, posted to you with FREE shipping
Framed Diploma - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Diploma in a stylish frame, posted to you with FREE shipping

All Diplomas are available to purchase through the Alison Shop. For more information on purchasing Alison Diplomas, please visit our FAQs. If you decide not to purchase your Alison Diploma, you can still demonstrate your achievement by sharing your Learner Record or Learner Achievement Verification, both of which are accessible from your Dashboard. For more details on our Diploma pricing, please visit our Pricing Page.

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