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Logistics (Traffic Office) Apprenticeship - NVQ at ITS Training Services

Course description

ITS T raining Services is a provider of training and consultancy to the international shipping and logistics industry. This includes not only companies directly involved in shipping and freight forwarding but also manufacturing and retail organisations that export and import products.

Suffolk, with its proximity to international ports, provides exceptional career opportunities in the shipping and logistics sector. With both large international companies and smaller local businesses offering employment, a young person starting out in this industry can see a clear pathway to success.

Based in Felixstowe and offering training throughout the UK, ITS has developed a reputation for providing high quality specialist training and development for this international shipping, logistics and import/export industry sector. Training is available at all levels, from new entrants to the industry, who can take up Apprenticeships and Advanced Apprenticeships, to senior managers who require an update on current practice and legislation.

The course is designed for students who are employed and involved within Traffic Office operations. It is suitable for students, who are new to working in this environment, have not studied before, or who may have studied a long time ago. We should like to encourage students from as wide a range of backgrounds as possible to study with us. If you have any doubt about the level of study, please seek advice from the training support team on 01394 458505 or via e-mail:

Course content

MANDATORY UNITS Unit 201 - Contribute to effective working relationships

Unit 203 - Contribute to the provision of customer services

Unit 212 - Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety

Unit 213 - Plan, organise and improve your work

Unit 214 - Investigate the suitability of collection or delivery points for loading and unloading

Unit 215 - Routing and scheduling of loads

Unit 216 - Allocate resources for the transportation of loads

Unit 217 - Quote for the transportation of loads

OPTIONAL UNITS - Not required

Unit 218 - International transport operations

KEY SKILLS Application of Number - Level 1Communication - Level 1
Mandatory Units

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact ITS Training Services directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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