New Zealand Diploma in International Freight Logistics (Freight Forwarding)

Manukau Institute of Technology Ltd

Subject area

International Business


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide global and local organisations with people who have advanced knowledge of international freight logistics concepts, legislation and practice for employment within the international freight forwarding sectors including air freight, sea freight or customs broking.

Learners will benefit by having a qualification which recognises specialist skills and knowledge within the international freight forwarding industry, to enable improved job performance and a credential to enhance employment opportunities.

The international freight forwarding sector will benefit by having graduates with the skills, knowledge and operational attitude to undertake specialist roles in freight forwarding.

This qualification is targeted at experienced operators or intermediate-level administrators from within the industry, or people with related experience who are looking to enter the international freight logistics industry.

Graduates will be capable of working unsupervised in specialist roles, and are likely to be responsible for an international freight forwarding operation or a unit within an international freight forwarding operation. They may be responsible for managing freight forwarding projects.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Business and Management at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2021

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Contact details

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Phone: (0800) 626252
Fax: (09) 968 8701

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