Advanced Materiel Logistics

Course Summary

Course Provider

Course Type

Key Knowledge Areas
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, N/A

Course Date:

Professional Sector Relevance


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Advanced Materiel Logistics

(a specialist CILTA Recognized Professional Development Program)


The field of materiel logistics is a specialized subset of the many and varied operational areas of the total logistics portfolio. The area is particularly important to defence support services and military organizations that have specific needs for warehousing, specialist 3PL relationships, multi-modal planning, equipment purchasing, and contract performance as well as its measurement with appropriate Key Performance Indicators.


This program has been developed encompassing

Advanced warehousing strategies:
• Manpower and Peak Period Planning
• Benefits of DC bypass modelling and assessment
• Operating a decentralized physical operation with the benefits of centralized management and cost centre reporting
• Shared warehousing opportunities

Temporary Distribution Centre Location:
• Optimal determination of temporary depot locations for operational deployments
Enhanced Network Considerations
• The use of Bi-Modal networks for critical multi-modal delivery choices
3PL and Subcontractors
• Contract escalation clause construction for 2PL and 3PL

Key Performance Indicators for:
• Advanced warehousing operations,
• multi modal logistic operations and
• identifying the fragility of your overall supply chain networks

Duration:                   2 Days

Price:                         $490 (+GST) per person negotiable with bulk enrolments and remote site delivery.

Course Frequency:  Negotiable but usually once or twice a year, in up to three locations.

Delivery Mode:         Classroom

Core Generic Study Areas:

A:  Integrated Strategic planning, management and systems thinking
B:  Efficiency, quality and risk
C:  Technology analysis, adoption and monitoring.

Specialist Key Knowledge Areas:

Supply Chain Management
KKAs 1,2,3,4,6,7,9,10

Operations Management
KKAs 1,2,5,6,7,8.9,10

Procurement and Supplier Management
KKAs 4,8,10

Logistics Systems
KKAs 2,4,5,6,7,9,10

Transport Infrastructure & Network Planning
KKAs 2,3,5,7

Freight Movement
KKAs 2,6,7,8

The Course spans 3 of the 4 international Core Generic Study Areas, also incorporating some 34 out of the 60 non passenger, and non international freight related CILT-International Key Knowledge Areas.

This is a very significant unit coverage for a two day advanced Professional Development Program.

The course will have post course assessment queries handed out at the end of the course. These can be submitted up to six weeks after the course. Continual Professional Development Points will be higher when assessment is completed.

Continual Professional Development Points
20 points, or with assessment, 30 CPD points

Course Contacts:

Dr Kim Hasall

Email:   [email protected]

Mobile: 0408 528841

Chris Yankos

Email:  [email protected]

Mobile: 0419 312 252

Dr David Wilson

Email:  [email protected]

Mobile: 0419 374 776


Course Contact:

Dr Kim Hassall Email: [email protected] Mobile: 0408 528841 Chris Yankos Email: [email protected] Mobile: 0419 312 252 Dr David Wilson Email: [email protected] Mobile: 0419 374 776