Our useful resources have everything you need to inspire young people to enter the world of logistics, transport and supply chain. Please get in touch with our team if you have a useful resource to add!

Business on the Move

Business on the Move is an educational board game designed to excite and inspire players of all ages about business and global supply chains. It is unique in the way that sponsors feature in the game as themselves, making playing more realistic and enjoyable. Business on the Move also has a learning zone, where activities to support subjects in which logistics can feature, such as Geography and Business Studies, can be found.

Career Ready

Career Ready is a UK-wide charity, linking employers with schools and colleges to open up the world of work to young people. Career Ready gives students from lower income families the confidence, skills and networks to achieve their potential. By volunteering for Career Ready, employers get a rewarding opportunity to develop their own presenting, coaching and management skills and find the next generation of talented employees. To find out more about the on-going Career Ready Think Logistics workshops, please visit: https://careerready.org.uk/programme/think-logistics.

Careers that Move

With over 735,000 jobs available in a profession that underpins many others, the passenger transport and travel sector represents an enormous opportunity for young people. Careers that Move provides a comprehensive career map and case studies, useful for those wanting to work in transport.

CILT (UK)

CILT (UK) is the membership organisation for professionals involved in the movement of goods and people and their associated supply chains. CILT (UK) offer a free careers service, which includes advice on creating a CV and covering letter, and careers information for ages 14+.

Geographical Association

Alongside CILT (UK) and the FTA, the Geographical Association have created “Love Logistics: a life without logistics”. In addition to eight lesson plans on different sectors, there is an introductory video, explaining the value of logistics.

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Real-life storytellers from logistics and transport careers can be seen in informative videos, giving an inside view of their current job and a personal account of how they got there.

The Logistics Academy

The Logistics Academy is a network of top-rated, specialist logistics training providers who have deep knowledge and understanding of the sector. Through their unique hub and spoke system, they deliver innovative, high-quality training and apprenticeships throughout the UK.

The Telegraph

The Telegraph have created a useful overview of jobs in logistics management, including salary, requirements and relationships with other departments.