Sustainable Logistics and Climate Resilience in Airport Freight Operations Course


This course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to integrate sustainable practices into airport freight operations, with a specific focus on climate resilience. Participants will explore strategies to enhance the efficiency, environmental sustainability, and climate resilience of logistics and freight operations at airports.

Duration: 5 Days

Course Level: Intermediate

Who should attend:

  • Professionals and stakeholders involved in airport operations, logistics and supply chain management, environmental management, and policymakers.
  • Secretaries and Corporate Social Responsibility Officers.
  • Freight Managers.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand the principles of sustainable logistics and the impact of freight operations on the environment.
  • Explore climate resilience strategies for airport freight operations.
  • Analyze the role of technology and innovation in achieving sustainability goals.
  • Develop skills to design and implement sustainable logistics solutions in airport settings.
  • Assess the economic and environmental benefits of sustainable freight practices.

Course Outline.

Module 1: Introduction to Sustainable Logistics

  • Definitions and principles of sustainable logistics.
  • Overview of the environmental impact of freight operations.

Module 2: Climate Resilience in Airport Operations.

  • Understanding climate change risks in the context of airport logistics.
  • Strategies for building climate-resilient freight operations.

Module 3: Green Technologies in Freight Operations.

  • Introduction to eco-friendly transportation modes.
  • Sustainable packaging and handling practices.
  • Use of alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Module 4: Innovation and Digitalization in Freight Management.

  • Role of technology in optimizing freight operations.
  • Implementing digital solutions for real-time tracking and efficiency.

Module 5: Regulatory Compliance and Environmental Standards.

  • Overview of international and local regulations related to sustainable logistics.
  • Compliance with environmental standards in freight operations.

Module 6: Case Studies in Sustainable Airport Logistics.

  • Examining successful examples of sustainable airport freight operations.
  • Lessons learned from real-world implementations.

Module 7: Economic and Environmental Assessment.

  • Cost-benefit analysis of sustainable freight practices.
  • Quantifying the environmental impact and benefits of sustainable logistics.

Module 8: Stakeholder Engagement and Partnerships.

  • Collaborative approaches to sustainable logistics involving various stakeholders.
  • Building partnerships for shared sustainability goals.

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FAQs & Course Administration Details:

This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location. For further inquiries, please contact us on Phone: +254 715 077 817 or Email: [email protected].
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields. All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.
Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).
Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course. Send proof of payment to [email protected].
Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer. Email: [email protected] Phone: +254 715 077 817.