APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation & Distribution (CLTD)

What is the purpose of this course?

Prove an in-depth understanding of how to streamline logistics, transportation and distribution including order management, distribution inventory management and warehouse management.


By earning the CLTD designation, you join a network of professionals who are dedicated to reducing their industry’s impact while providing new, innovative solutions.


With a CLTD designation, you’ll advance your ability to lead in this sector through best practices and the most up-to-date strategies and trends.

What will I learn?

The course consists of nine modules and a final exam:

  • Module 1: Logistics Overview and Strategy

  • Module 2: Logistics Network Design

  • Module 3: Sustainability and Reverse Logistics

  • Module 4: Capacity Planning and Demand Management

  • Module 5: Order Management

  • Module 6: Inventory Management

  • Module 7: Warehouse Management

  • Module 8: Transportation

  • Module 9: Global Logistics

What is the pre-requisite for this course?

There are no  eligibility requirements.

How long will it take me?

4 Months

(Duration of the course is subject to mode of delivery.)

Learning options

This course is available as a self-study, instructor-led or blended program.


Get the ultimate flexibility with our self-study option. self-study combine printed books with an online, interactive platform that includes learning activities, quizzes, flashcards and downloadable content so you can study anywhere. Self-study is ideal for self-starters and those with unpredictable schedules.

Instructor-Led (min of 6 people)

Learn from an APICS-recognized instructor in a class of your peers. The instructor-led option features the same online learning system tools that are in the self-study option.


A combination of online supported self-study and 1-hour weekly virtual classes .

How will I be assessed?

Final examination:

The final exam covers the full course content.  It is a 3,5 hour exam .

What do I get?

APICS International Certificate

Equivalent to NQF Level: 6

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APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation & Distribution (CLTD)