Certification in Humanitarian Medical Logistics Practices (MedLog)

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The Certification in Humanitarian Medical Logistics Practices (MedLog) is offered as part of the Fritz Institute/CILT (UK) Humanitarian Logistics Certification Program. Developed for experienced humanitarian logisticians and medical specialists handling the medical supply, MedLog focuses on medical items’ special supply chain requirements, with emphasis on preventing the introduction of counterfeit or substandard items to the supply chain. MedLog was developed with funding from DFID, ECHO and USAID, by experienced logisticians from ICRC, IFRC, MSF-Switzerland, UNICEF, WFP and WHO, with inputs from IMC, Merlin, Oxfam-GB, and UNFPA.

MedLog is aimed at experienced logisticians and medical specialists handing the medical supply within humanitarian organizations. The self-paced distance learning is designed specifically for those recently working (or plan to work) in operational supply chain positions within humanitarian organizations. There are no academic pre-requisites. Less experienced logisticians are recommended to take the Certification in Humanitarian Logistics program first.

The course consists of five units:

  • Humanitarian Medical Supply Chains
  • Procurement
  • Storage
  • Transport
  • Disposal

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"This course has improved my learning capacity from good to excellent performance in my job. I am currently running training on pharmaceutical management in the country for Save The Children International in South Sudan." - Kenyi Elisa Chaplain, completed MedLog student

Fee information

The course fee is GBP900.00, and this includes registration, all learning materials and tutor support.

How to register

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