Companies count on logistics experts—one of the fastest-growing professions in the world—to get their products to customers on time and on budget. By earning the APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) designation, you learn how to implement innovative logistics strategies and concepts to reduce costs, increase customer satisfaction and perform at a higher level.
The CLTD credential makes you a recognized expert in the logistics field. This professional distinction sets you apart from your colleagues, proving your high level of knowledge and skills. It makes you a more valuable asset to your organization, keeping you and your organization more competitive in today’s economy.
Earning your credential will help you:
Boost your confidence with recognition as a logistics expert.
Master the knowledge most important to expert logistics professionals as defined by the most current APICS Global Job Task Analysis.
Expand your outlook on the logistics, transportation and distribution management field and bring new ideas to your workplace. Remain current with trends and developments.
Stand out from other candidates in a job search.
Demonstrate your long-term commitment to the profession.
Becoming a CLTD proves your logistics management knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy. Wherever your career takes you, your CLTD certification defines you as a logistics expert and leader.
Steps to Certification
Start your CLTD Cerification Journey
Decide that the CLTD is right for you - there are eligibility or work experience requirements to consider.
Prepare for the certification exam
Take the exam and leverage your certification
Who can benefit from the program?
People seeking in-depth knowledge of their company’s logistics, transportation and distribution management.
Employees hoping to boost productivity and collaboration.
Innovators promoting global logistics management.
Managers working to affect return and deliver segments of their company’s supply chain.
Logistics professionals looking to secure their career.
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