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About this course

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No matter the volume of production of a micro or small company, delivery to clients will always be indispensable.

Designing the best way to transport goods may mean performing the process by the company’s own means or through outsourcing (an important part of an organization’s logistic process)

In this course on logistics you will get to know the processer related to transportation and how they go from selecting routes, choosing vehicles, shipment frequency, to ensuring the reception of changes and returns.

In this online course you will learn about the many opportunities of collaboration transport has to offer, which will allow to improve processes and efficiently save costs through collaborative work between actors and business partners.

What you'll learn

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  • Identify the advantages of planning and executing transportation in order to improve processes and distribution times.
  • Learn about the scope of product distribution in timely and quality deliveries.
  • Classify the types of vehicles and routes according to the needs to optimize product transportation.
    • Identify opportunities for collaboration in transport for cost reduction.

Meet your instructors

Daniel Fernando Prato Sánchez
Ingeniero ambiental de la Universidad EAN, Magister en Ingeniería Automotriz y Doctor en Ciencias de la Ingeniería del Tecnológico de Monterrey en México, Investigador PhD en LOGYCA y el Centro Latinoaméricano de Innovación en Logística
Diana Carolina Anzola Meza
Administradora en Logística y Producción de la Universidad del Rosario; Certificada en la Escuela de Liderazgo y transformación (ELIT) - Enfocado a temas de Liderazgo personal y organizacional y certificada en SCRUM.

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