Online lessons “English for Logistics”

– With a free Demo lesson, level assessment, tailor-made Study Plan, regular Progress Reports and CPD Course Completion Certificate in line with CEFR

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Online lessons “English for Logistics” with a qualified British teacher

English is the language used as the tool of communication between different nationalities in order to manage complex and challenging Global Logistics processes. This makes English an invaluable skill for all levels of management working within the Supply Chain and Logistics function. Online lessons “English for Logistics” will be tailor-made to your specific needs, and your online English teacher will help you develop your English language skills through discussion, role-plays, vocabulary development, language analysis and frequent feedback.

 

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Book a FREE Demo English lesson with your level assessment and a tailor-made Study Plan

Have questions? Book a quick video chat with our online English teacher Ruth

 

Online lessons “English for Logistics”: course outcomes

By the end of this course you will be able to:

– Communicate effectively in English, in a variety of situations, including with freight forwarders, shipping agents and customs brokers
– Administer logistics processes using appropriate terminology, and work within appropriate Customs guidelines
– Communicate warehousing problems and propose appropriate solutions
– Manage logistics staff using suitable terminology for each situation

 

Online lessons “English for Logistics”: sample syllabus

Introduction to logistics:
– Setting the scene
– Jobs in logistics
– Regular activities
Language:
– Describing jobs
– Talking about regular activities

Logistic services:
– Logistics acronyms
– Product ranges
– 3PL providers
– Value-added services
Language:
– Selling services
– Explaining online services

Inventory management and procurement:
– Inventory management
– Continuous replenishment
– Job advertisements
Language:
. The passive
– Giving and asking for opinions
– Making suggestions
– Agreeing

Modes of transport:
– Transport and handling equipment
– Container types
– Types of goods
Language:
– Adjectives
– Making comparisons
– Describing features

Planning and arranging transport:
– Transport options
– Measurements
– Quotations
Language:
– Making enquiries and requests
– Advising and offering alternatives
– Numbers, dimensions, and weight

Shipping goods:
– Markings
– Loading
– Advice of shipment
– Shipping instructions
Language:
– Explaining how to do something
– Prepositions
– Talking about shipping problems

Warehousing and storage:
– Handling equipment
– Warehouse areas
– Warehousing today.
Language:
– The passive with modals
– Talking about improvements
– Describing a process

Documentation and finance:
– Documents in foreign trade
– Import instructions
– Payment methods.
Language:
– Apologising
– By and Until
– Handling payments
– Dealing with mistakes