Welcome to the new Operations Management sector page. This new area supersedes the IOM website which is closing down following the merger between Institute of Operations Management and The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport. The merger commenced in July and was completed in October, further details can be found here.


Here you will find links to sector specific events; relevant qualifications, training and courses; the latest news stories in your industry; links to specialist Forums, with the opportunity to develop with like-minded professionals, as well as a resources area with links to presentations, journal articles, relevant reports and presentations.

Forthcoming Courses

February 2017

13th Annual Student Conference- Brexit - Impacts on Aviation, Logistics and Transport

22/02/2017 09:00:00 - 22/02/2017 17:00:00 BOOK NOW

APICS - Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM)

27/02/2017 09:00:00 - 03/03/2017 17:00:00 BOOK NOW

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Forthcoming Events

March 2017

Cummins Generator Technologies - this event is fully booked

15/03/2017 14:30:00 - 15/03/2017 17:00:00 BOOK NOW

Work-related Road Safety Best Practice – what does it look like?

30/03/2017 10:00:00 - 30/03/2017 14:45:00 BOOK NOW

April 2017

The benefits of collaboration in a digital supply chain

26/04/2017 09:30:00 - 26/04/2017 16:00:00 BOOK NOW

May 2017

How and why supply chain leaders should champion customer centricity initiatives

03/05/2017 09:15:00 - 03/05/2017 13:00:00 BOOK NOW


Sector Stats


Latest News

Flex™ Global View provides visibility for customers

UPS has announced improvements to Flex™ Global View.

15 February 2017/Number of views (589)

Registration open for online apprenticeship service

The Department for Education and the Skills Funding Agency are encouraging large employers to sign up and register in readiness for the launch of the apprenticeship levy on 6 April 2017.

14 February 2017/Number of views (553)

Ocado trials fruit-picking robot

Online grocer Ocado has shown off a soft robotic hand that can pick fruit and vegetables in its warehouses without damaging them.

07 February 2017/Number of views (983)

Siemens equips high-throughput sorting center for parcel logistics provider Hermes

With the Siemens system, Hermes can sort small parcels, parcels and other packages quickly, reliably and efficiently, and send them on their way to their destination.

06 February 2017/Number of views (732)


CILT supports and manages five professional Forums within the Operations Management Sector. Offering a unique opportunity to connect and network with other members in your industry.

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Digital Resources

Access to multi-media resources relevant to you and your sector.

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We offer a range of comprehensive qualifications and training designed specifically for the supply chain sector, ranging from Level 1 - Level 6. Find out about the range of qualifications we offer to suit your needs.

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Please contact us with any feedback, queries or general comments you would like to share about our new sector home pages.

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