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Supply Chain and Transport Modes with Rosetta Stone® TOTALe® PRO Online Language Training

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Build necessary knowledge regarding supply chain management, logistics and different modes of transport. You will learn the key principles and concepts in freight transport management, multimodal transport operations, the unitization and containerisation of cargo, and the transportation of dangerous goods by air, land and sea.

Intermediate English language level to study the Supply Chain and Transport Modes Course. Duration: 60-80 hours for course plus 3 hours for exam. Rosetta Stone takes learners with no previous experience in a particular language to a B1 level on the Common European Framework (CEFR) in just 200 hours by completing Levels 1 to 5. Three level courses take learners to an A2 level.

Key topics

Supply Chain and Transport Modes Course:

  • Introduction to Supply Chain Management
  • Freight Forwarding Services
  • Transport Management
  • Multimodal Transport
  • Unitisation of Cargo and Transportation of Dangerous Goods

Rosetta Stone

  • Level 1: Learn fundamental vocabulary and language structure
  • Level 2: Talk about your environment
  • Level 3: Express ideas, opinions and information through conversation
  • Level 4: Apply advance vocabulary and grammar to negotiate complex situations
  • Level 5: Engage in debates and speak about issues

What you will learn

Upon completing this course the students will have the skills to:

  • State the Supply chain business process integration.
  • Understand the scope of freight forwarding services.
  • Describe advantages of multi-modal transportation.
  • Describe different types of transport corridors-Air, Road, Maritime and Inland waterways.
  • Describe the Unitisation and Carriage of Dangerous Goods.
  • Describe Diversity of Modes and Modal Competition.
  • Hold general conversation with customers or co-workers in the language chosen.

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Cargo agents
  • Freight forwarders
  • All staff involved in air cargo transport chain

Additional information

About the Rosetta Stone Course

Rosetta Stone® TOTALe® PRO is a complete language learning course. You will speak, listen, read, and write while building a foundation in language with Rosetta Course®. You will then progress to Rosetta Studio®, where you participate in live online conversation with a coach who is a native speaker of your new language. You and up to three other learners participate in 25-minute sessions. Reinforce learning in Rosetta World®, the Rosetta Stone online community, where interactive activities enable you to practice and compete with other language learners. Rosetta Course, Rosetta Studio, and Rosetta World work together to help you speak your new language confidently. All the while, Rosetta Stone’s Customer Success Team helps motivate learners throughout their language learning experience.
Each Level consists of four Units (topics) containing four Core Lessons which build language and structure in sequence, incorporating speaking, listening, reading and writing practice. Each lesson is followed by a range of Focused Activities concentrated on specific parts of the language being learned (pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar, reading, writing, listening, and speaking). These activities are based on material already introduced within that lesson. Review activities test and reinforce how well you retain lesson content. Each unit is capped by a Milestone activity, a lifelike scenario where you participate in a dialogue, and need to apply your new language knowledge to that situation or context in order to progress through the activity.

Rosetta Stone Course Duration:

This course is delivered to you online, through cutting-edge technology. Enjoy 40–50 hours of engaging content per level. Study when and where it is convenient for you as your course access is available around-the-clock. Course access is for 12-months from your start date, and you will have access to all available levels of a chosen language.

Rosetta Stone Language Options:

Upon enrolment, ITDI will contact you by email to request your preferred choice of language. You can choose either English or any other language from the ones available below.

Rosetta Stone is available in the following 18 languages in Levels 1-3: Arabic, Dutch, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Irish, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Persian (Farsi), Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish, Vietnamese

In addition to Levels 1-3, the more advanced Levels 4-5 are available in the following languages:

Chinese (Mandarin), English (American), English (British), French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish (Spain), Spanish (Latin America)

Rosetta Stone Technical Requirements:

  • The use of a USB headset with microphone is highly recommended when learning from a desktop/laptop computer. Such headsets will enhance your learning experience and are available in most retail electronic shops
  • Operating systems–Windows XP SP3, Vista SP2, 7, or 8; Mac (Intel) OS X 10.6 or higher.
  • An up-to-date browser, broadband internet is also recommended.
  • Your system will likely be prompted to install Flash 11.3 or higher.

Rosetta Stone Mobile Learning

You have the flexibility to strengthen your new language skills independently—whenever and wherever it's convenient. Mobile apps are available to continue learning and practicing using an iPad®, iPhone®, iPod touch®, and select Android™ devices. Apps are free of charge to download. Listening and speaking practice is also available on-the-go for MP3 players.

Rosetta Stone User guides

Upon initial login to the Rosetta Stone portal you can access documentation by clicking on the “Support” tab. A number of user guides are available in selected languages.

Rosetta Stone Completion Certificates

Rosetta Stone and IATA will provide an IATA endorsed certificate to learners after successful course completion. Your success will be measured through review tests or activities completed at the end of each level.


The Supply Chain and Transport Modes Course is offered in printed and eBook format: training material available in electronic format readable in all computers and portable electronic devices. Benefit from save on shipping!

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