Programme Objectives
The Diploma in Logistics Management (DLM) programme is designed to introduce participants on the latest technology and development in the logistics industry. It assists participants to achieve a high degree of effectiveness within the industry by providing wide range of relevant skills and talents to complement their experience in their scope of work. It is a 12-month part-time intensive programme and is ideal for participants who are or intend to be in this industry.

Who Should Attend
The course is suitable for logistics supervisor/manager, logistics executives/officer, transport manager, distribution officer, warehouse supervisor/manager and warehouse executives/officer and those who want to pursue a logistics career.

Entry Requirement
Applicants must possess at least 5 GCE 'O' levels or equivalent qualification.

English Requirement
Applicants without a credit in GCE 'O' level English are required to take up an additional module in English and Business Communication to improve their general usage of English and develop confidence and fluency in key communication contexts. Those who have academic qualification deemed to be equivalent to GCE 'O' level English can seek exemption from this course (subject to approval).

The English and Business Communication module will also help participants improve their written business communication skills, understand different communication styles and manage work relationships.

Participants are required to pay an additional $200/- for this module.

DLM Programme Coverage
The program is of 12 months duration and consists of 2 semesters, including course work and management project.

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Assessment and Examinations
The DLM program examination is a continuous assessment through written assignments, projects and written examinations. This ensures that actual application of concepts and knowledge coupled with professional experience will make learning more practical and relevant.

Participants must pass the final examination with a total score of 50 or higher, and attend at least 75% of the training sessions.

A supplementary exam may be granted to participants who failed the main examination. Participants will be required to re-enroll for the subject if he/she failed the supplementary examination.

Award of Diploma
Upon successful completion of the programme and management project, participants will be awarded the Diploma in Logistics Management from SIMM.

Registration Procedures
Application forms must be accompanied by:

  1. An application-processing fee of S$80/-.
  2. Education qualifications, including transcripts of results, certificates and other supporting documents.
  3. A copy of NRIC or Work Permit.
  4. One passport size photograph.

Administrative Details
Commencing Date: Please refer to SIMM Course Schedule
Course Duration: 12 months, 189 contact hours.
Course Fee: S$3,800/- (for SIMM members only).

TAPA Training
It is compulsory for all participants to enroll as members of SIMM throughout the period of the course.

Students are required to attend 2 full-day class on TAPA FSR and Supply Chain Security. Students will be registered as associate members of TAPA for 1 year.

Registration Deadline: 4 weeks before course commencement date, on first-come-first-served basis.

Training Venue: 9 Ah Hood Road, EASB Balestier Campus, Singapore 329975

Payment of Fees
Payment must be made 2 weeks before course commencement date. Cheque must be crossed and made payable to “Singapore Institute of Materials Management” with the title of the course and name of the participant(s) indicated at the back of the cheque.

Refund of Fees
Notice of withdrawal must be given according to the terms stated in the Terms and Conditions for enrolment.

Fee Protection Scheme
CPE requires all students paid course fees to be protected under the FPS. The FPS serves to protect the student's fees in the event a PEI is unable to continue operations due to insolvency, and/or regulatory closure.

SIMM reserve the right to cancel/postpone the course due to unforeseen circumstances.

For more information on SIMM courses, please do not hesitate to contact the SIMM Secretariat:

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9 Ah Hood Road, #04-06 EASB Building, Singapore 329975

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