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Transport Management in the UK: Ports and Airlines

This free online course outlines key information about the management and operation of ports and airlines in the UK

Supply Chain Management
Free Course
This free online transport management course first outlines the types of international and domestic ports and the services that they offer. Next, you will learn about the British water freight industry. Finally, you will learn about the management and operation of British airports, flight operations, crew rostering and maintenance management. This is valuable information for anyone interested in transport management, so get started, today.
  • Duration

    1.5-3 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    CourseFlix

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

This free online transport management course will begin by examining the types of international and domestic ports and their services. You will learn about the national and international organisations involved with ocean freight shipping and the correct documentation required for international freight shipping. Then, the course will describe the inland waterway system in the UK, and outline both its stakeholders and the benefits of inland water freight.

There are a number of similarities between the role of the transport manager in both the passenger and freight airline industry. This course will make it clear where the information provided applies to both sectors, or just to one of them. Next, you will hear about the UK aviation stakeholders and different types of passenger flights, specifically, the flight operations that a transport manager is responsible for.

Finally, you will learn about route planning and the regulations covering freight transport in the UK. By the end of the course you will have a strong understanding of what role transport management plays in terms of ports and airlines. You will also be ready to take your next steps should you be interested in pursuing transport management as a career path. So don’t delay, start your learning now.

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Learning Outcomes

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


  • Discuss the types of international and domestic ports and the services that they offer
  • Explain the national and international organisations involved with ocean freight shipping
  • Outline the documentation required for international freight shipping
  • Discuss the inland waterway system in the UK, its stakeholders and benefits
  • Describe the benefits of inland water freight
  • Describe the UK aviation stakeholders and the different types of passenger flights
  • Outline the flight operations that a transport manager is responsible for
  • Discuss crew rostering and the hours that aircrew is permitted to work
  • Describe route planning and the different factors involved
  • Outline the regulations covering freight transport in the UK

Certification

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

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