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UH Offers Certification in International Logistics
News Release
Tuesday, December 20, 2011

The University of Houston’s, Center for Logistics and Transportation Policy (CLTP), will begin the New Year by offering a one-week condensed Certificate in International Logistics (CIL), January 9 thru 14. The CIL certificate offers in-depth education for professionals in the Global Supply Chain Logistics profession who desire to advance their knowledge base regarding key terminology, essential concepts and strategies related to inventory control, global sourcing, international transportation regulations, documents requirements and handling, import/export procedures, transportation economics, risk management, insurance, letters of credit, and intermediaries.

Course Layout

·         Six days of course instruction, Monday through Saturday

·         Two courses per day, one 4-hour segment plus one 3-hour segment

·         Supply Chain, Documentary Credits, and Logistics provided by educators with practical experience in the industry

·         Total training includes:                     

§ 12 courses

·   42 hours of instruction

·   1 hour of testing

·         Certain U.S.-centric content may be "localized" to market practices

Certification Program Structure 

The Program is split into 12 modules. Detailed information on the modules can be found at


·         $2,500 per student….a 10%  discount will be provided to companies send two or more of their employees (for details call 713-743-1202)

Training Schedule

Monday-Saturday: two courses each day

•      First segment: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM including lunch.

•      Second Segment: 1:00 – 4:00PM

Saturday: two courses and Issuance of Certificate

For more information contact

Carol B. Brace

Director Center for Logistics and Transportation Policy/Instructional Assistant Professor
Department of Information & Logistics Technology
University of Houston - College of Technology
4800 Calhoun Road

Houston, Texas  77204-6020
Telephone Number: 

Central Campus (713) 743-4178

 University Park (832) 842-5708

 Cell (832) 967-7624

           e-mail Address:

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