The Logistics industry has developed five sets of Specification of Competency Standards (SCS) which list out the competency standards required for current and future development of the industry. These competency standards are presented in the form of Unit of Competency (UoC) and are categorised in ten functional areas at their respective QF levels.
"Specification of Competency Standards" (SCS) developed for the following five branches under the Logistics industry:
Airfreight and Express Full version
Supporting and Ancillary Services Full version
Land Transport and Distribution Full version
Terminals, Warehouse and Logistics Centre Full version
Shipping Full version
Please click the links below for the UoCs in the selected branch and functional area:
|Airfreight and Express||Supporting and Ancillary Services||Land Transport and Distribution||Terminals, Warehouse and Logistics Centre||Shipping|
|Operations Management||Operations Management||Operation Management||Operation Management||Operation Management|
|Planning and Design of Logistics Solutions||Planning and Design of Logistics Solutions||Planning and Design of Logistics Solutions||Planning and Design of Logistics Solutions||Planning and Design of Logistics Solutions|
|Sales, Marketing and Customer Services||Sales, Marketing and Customer Services||Sales, Marketing and Customer Services||Sales, Marketing and Customer Services||Sales, Marketing and Customer Services|
|Cargo Transport and Handling||Cargo Transport and Handling||Cargo Transport and Handling||Cargo Transport and Handling||Cargo Transport and Handling|
|Cargo Safety and Security||Cargo Safety and Security||Cargo Safety and Security||Cargo Safety and Security||Cargo Safety and Security|
|Import/Export Documentation||Import/Export Documentation||Import/Export Documentation||Import/Export Documentation||Import/Export Documentation|
|Insurance, Legal Matters and Compliance||Insurance, Legal Matters and Compliance||Insurance, Legal Matters and Compliance||Insurance, Legal Matters and Compliance||Insurance and Legal Matters|
|Smart Logistics||Smart Logistics||E-Logistics||E-Logistics||E-Logistics|
|Occupational Safety and Health||Environmental Protection||Environmental Protection||Environmental Protection||Occupational Safety and Health|
|Quality Management||Quality Management||Quality Management||Quality Management||Quality Management|
The progression pathway lists the principal job posts in each functional area in the industry with required competencies mapped. It provides advanced information on the career ladders to attract new entrants to the industry.
In-service practitioners and learners can equip themselves with reference to the progression pathways to master the competencies required by different job posts, and facilitate their planning for personal career development and continuous lifelong learning. Education and training institutions can refer to the relevant SCS to design training courses that best meet the needs of the industry, and further enhance the synergy between learning and employment. Employers can refer to the progression pathways for human resources planning and internal training, which is helpful for recruitment and human resources management.
For reference, below is a table of progression pathways mapped with competencies required for "Airfreight and Express" and "Supporting and Ancillary Services" under the Logistics Industry.
|Airfreight and Express||Supporting and Ancillary Services|
|Operations Management||Operations Management|
|Planning and Design of Logistics Solutions||Planning and Design of Logistics Solutions|
|Sales, Marketing and Customer Services||Sales, Marketing and Customer Services|
|Cargo Transport and Handling||Cargo Transport and Handling|
|Cargo Safety and Security||Cargo Safety and Security|
|Import/Export Documentation||Import/Export Documentation|
|Insurance, Legal Matters and Compliance||Insurance, Legal Matters and Compliance|
|Smart Logistics||Smart Logistics|
|Occupational Safety and Health||Environmental Protection|
|Quality Management||Quality Management|
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