Global Logistics and Dispatch
Get the Skills to Be a Professional Logistics & Dispatch Specialist in as Little as 7 Months
Please note that MIAT’s Dispatch programs are not offered at the Houston campus.
Global Logistics and Dispatch specialists play a vital role in the continuous operations of transportation companies, emergency responders, airlines, and other public and private organizations that employ dispatchers. Dispatchers face unique challenges every minute and are expected to competently navigate any and all situations that may arise. Those who can stay on top of chaotic bursts of activity will find dispatching a rewarding and meaningful career.
Global Logistics & Dispatch Programs
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Program Training & Career Opportunities
The Global Logistics and Dispatch Program is a combination of classroom, hands-on instruction and outside assignments. Upon successful completion, logistics and dispatch graduates will have a variety of entry-level career choices in dispatch and supply chain management fields. The program includes two primary areas of focus and career development, Transportation Dispatch and Global Supply Chain Logistics.
Upon successful completion, graduates will have a variety of entry-level career choices in dispatch and supply chain management fields.
Upon completion of the Global Logistics phase, graduates are qualified for entry level careers in warehousing, distribution, import/export and customs as a Cargo Agent, Freight Forwarder/Broker, Shipping and Receiving Coordinator, Traffic Manager, Documentation Clerk, Intermodal Dispatcher, Load Planner, Logistics Coordinator and Customer Service Representative.
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The second phase of training, Operations Management, includes training to enter a variety of dispatch careers including trucking and common carriers (over the road and local transport), service fleets (energy operations, shuttle services, food/beverage service vehicles) and the railroad industry. Entry-level careers include Dispatcher, Communications Operator/Officer, Public Safety Dispatcher, Police, 9-1-1 or EMS Dispatcher, Train Dispatcher, Bus Dispatcher and Communications Specialist.
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