CILT Certificate, Level 3 (Broadly comparable to SCQF Level 6)


Flexible start dates throughout 21/22




  • Business & Management

Why take this course?

This exam and assignment-based course is a free-standing qualification, designed to provide a sound foundation for a career within the transport and supply chain fields and to provide learners with a complete set of management skills.  It is aimed at team leaders, new supervisors or aspiring managers. It is also recommended for anyone making a career change.

What you will experience

The qualification comprises of two mandatory units and one optional unit from a choice of eight.

Mandatory units:

  • Business Theory
  • Business Application

Optional units:

  • Warehousing
  • Inventory
  • Procurement
  • Supply Chain Operations
  • Freight Transport Operations
  • Passenger Transport Operations
  • Transport Planning

For a wider description of the units available, please visit the CILT website.

You will be assigned a tutor who is a subject specialist in your chosen subject area(s). Your tutor will support you throughout the course to ensure you are fully prepared for the exam. This involves setting target dates for completion of tasks (which will be submitted for marking and feedback provided), answering any queries or questions you may have as you progress through the course materials and delivering a tutorial session to help prepare you for the examination.

Your tutor will also look over your assignment and provide feedback prior to final submission to CILT. Candidates must successfully complete two core units and 1 optional unit to be awarded the CILT (UK) Level 3 Certificate in Logistics and Transport. The Level 3 Certificate is knowledge-based and will be assessed by means of external examination and an externally marked assignment.The exams for the two mandatory units consist of 25 short-answer questions and 2 long answer questions (from a choice of 3). The optional unit is assessed by means of an externally marked assignment.