Certificate in Logistics Operations (Bridging Course for TLA Diplomas)… SFC eligible

Next Intake Commencement Date:

06 Jun 2024, Thursday

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Certificate in Logistics Operations (Bridging Course for TLA Diplomas)… SFC eligible

Day Class (4 days, 9am – 6pm):

Find out how our participants rate our programmes via TRAQOM here
Read what our participants have learnt from this course…


Enhance aspect and knowledge to practical experience and better appreciate work policy onsite.

Vincent Heng Wee Kiat, Manager, Self-Sponsored

Gained much information that I have not learnt before about logistics for my career advancement.

Yeo Jia Cai, Logistics Assistant, Self-Sponsored


For applicants who do not meet the minimum Entry Requirements of the Diploma programmes (Diploma in Integrated Logistics Management and Diploma in International Freight Management), they may consider the first step of enrolling for this programme. Besides providing for an alternative pathway to bridge to the Specialist Diploma programmes, it also equips the applicants or prospective learners with the foundational skills (at entry level) necessary to perform competently in the logistics & freight forwarding sector.

This programme is also particularly useful for professionals from other vertical seeking career transitions to the logistics & freight forwarding industry.

Designed For
  • Entry-level logistics officers/executives/ co-ordinators
  • Middle-level management professional seeking career switch to logistics & freight forwarding verticals
  • Practioners (good years of experience in the industry, but without the academic qualifications) seeking to upgrade themselves in the vocational pathway
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Fundamentals of Transport & Freight
  • Purchasing & Inventory Management
  • Fundamentals of Logistics IT
  • Logistics Safety & Legal Issues


The course is an Approved-in-Principle (AIP) course under the TPGateway (Course Code: TGS-2021003528 valid till 25 Apr 2023) with a support level of $2.00 per training hour for company sponsored participant. More information at Financial/Award Schemes.

Nett course fee effective from 1 Oct 2018. Training providers will apply for funding via TPGateway for company-sponsored participants (Singaporeans or SPR) before course commencement.

SLA Member Non-Member Self-Sponsored
Course Fee $840 $1,050 $1,050
GST $75.60 $94.50 $94.50
Application Fee $32.70 $32.70 $32.70
Total Fee
(payable to TLA)
$948.30 $1,177.20 $1,177.20
TPGateway $64 $64 N.A.
SFC * N.A. N.A. $1,050
(or available  Credit)
Nett Fee
(payable to TLA after grant)
 $884.30 $1,113.20  T.B.A.

NSmen and employees of  NS Mark (Gold) accredited companies can enjoy exclusive discounted course fee at member’s rate.

* “All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit MySKILLSfuture to choose from the courses available on the SFC course directory.”


Payment will only be required after the course is confirmed.
(The status of the course would usually be advised one (1) month before the course start date.)

Payment mode (retail payment facilities are not available) :
Overseas – Telegraphic transfer
Local – Bank transfer or Corporate PayNow


Day Class : 32 training hours over 4 days, 9 am – 6 pm


Daniel Chew holds a Doctorate in Business Administration, four Master Degrees, three Graduate Diplomas, two Diplomas, Two Teaching Certificates and a First-Class Honours Degree in Engineering.   Before embarking on his Life Calling in teaching and consultancy, Daniel was a Regional Director & General Manager in Operations and Supply Chain.


Dr Thomas Sim, BSc.(Aeronautical), MSc.(LSCM), MTD.(Edu), DA.(Edu) is the Group Chief Executive Officer of ‘The Topocean Group’ in Singapore.  He joined the Singapore Logistics Association (SLA) since 2000 and served as the elected as the 1st Deputy Chairman of the SLA from 2008-2014. In addition, he also chairs the SLA Human Capital Development Committee since 2004 and the Academic Director of The Logistics Academy (TLA) since 2010.


A Certificate of Achievement will be awarded upon successful completion of the course with minimum 75% attendance.

This certificate is considered as one of the entry requirements to TLA Diploma Programmes (Diploma in International Freight Management / Diploma in Integrated Logistics Management).

Next Intake Commencement Date:

06 Jun 2024, Thursday

Select a registration method:

Register Online   Download Form