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Higher Level 5 Supply Chain Management

The Level 5 Diploma in Supply Chain Management is a work-based qualification and it is aimed toward learners who are working in a strategic role in the supply chain sector. If this is you, this qualification could lead to employment as a senior manager, strategic manager, chief executive or director.

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Additional Information


Location: Work Based

Duration: 15 – 18 Months

Entry Requirements: You should hold a contract of employment and be employed for a minimum of 16hrs per week.

Personal progression: You could progress on to a Level 6 or 7 in Management and Leadership.

Course Content

Example Units:

UNIT 24 – Apply Improvements to the Supply Chain

This unit supports the application of improvements to the supply chain including the obtaining of information, applying improvements in accordance with plans and procedures and identifying problems and providing feedback.

UNIT 51 – Develop a Strategic Business Plan in Supply Chain Management

The unit considers how to provide the organisation with a clear sense of direction and a long-term plan that will enable forward movement and provide a coherent vision that gives transparency of where the organisation is going and how the strategic plan can be achieved.

Costs/Funding

This qualification can be fully funded within an Apprenticeship framework. Alternatively, it is available commercially as a stand-alone qualification. At present, Level 5 qualifications are not eligible for Advanced Learner Loans.

Next Steps


1 – Contact us today to let us know that you are interested.

2 – We will arrange a time for one of our team to come and see you.

3 – Complete enrolment and book your first session.