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Health & Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate

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Health & Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate

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Develop the skills to improve your operations with our Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate Program. You’ll discover how to enhance preparedness, planning, response, and recovery operations for humanitarian crises, healthcare delivery, and chronic health challenges to improve systems and promote long-term health and well-being. Whether you’re involved in disaster relief, public health operations, or long-term development for non-governmental organizations, industry, government, or the military, you’ll gain expertise through interactive components, such as case studies and games, which will help you navigate the challenges and trade-offs you'll face in the humanitarian world.

Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Certificate Requirements
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.
  • This certificate does not require an application.
How it works

Your path to achievement is easy! Most certificate courses are offered in classroom locations around the U.S. You can also inquire about training at your location.


  • Course load determines the cost of a certificate program.
  • Calculate your total by identifying the courses needed and tallying individual course fees. Some programs offer discounts for course bundling.


  • Select a certificate program, review the requirements, and determine your timeline for completion.
  • Add courses to your shopping cart for purchase as you are ready to take them, or as a bundle if desired.
  • Proceed to checkout to complete your registration. We accept multiple forms of payment including credit card, purchase order, a private loan (upon request), and VA benefits for certain programs.


  • Certificates must be completed within six years.
  • After successful completion of most individual courses, a Certificate of Course Completion will be sent.
  • After successful completion of all required courses, request a transcript and program certificate audit.
  • Upon verification, GTPE will email your transcript and mail your Certificate of Program Completion. Some programs host a certificate award ceremony during the final course.

Once you earn your Georgia Tech Program Certificate, tout your success on your resume and LinkedIn profile, share with your employer, and celebrate an important career growth achievement!

Why Choose a Certificate?

Why Choose a Certificate?

Professional Certificates are ideal for developing new skills and building deep expertise in a specialized area to update your professional profile, advance your career, or broaden your knowledge base.

Certificates are an “anytime” credential
Start anytime - after graduation or later in your career - and gain deeper know-how in a specific area without the commitment to a degree.

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The dedication of time to earn a certificate demonstrates that you are committed to achieving a higher standard of professional knowledge in your industry.

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Georgia Tech learners master real-world skills and apply them to their career the day after completion.

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A Georgia Tech credential carries the professional weight to give you a competitive edge.


Who Should Attend

The Georgia Tech Health and Humanitarian Logistics Professional Certificate Program is designed for practitioners in non-governmental organizations (NGOs), government, industry, and the military who are active participants in health and humanitarian sectors. Practitioners seeking to build skills to improve decision making in preparedness, response operations planning, and system design will also benefit.

How You Will Benefit

  • Increase your ability to advance analysis and decision making for disaster preparedness, response operations planning, and system design.
  • Develop the skills to use systematic approaches to balance trade offs in operations and decision-making.
  • Develop contacts and network with other humanitarian professionals.
  • Taught by Experts in the Field
  • Grow Your Professional Network

Course Offerings

  • Special Discounts: Register and pay for all three required Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate courses and receive a discount of $400 off per course. Enter coupon code SCL-HHS at checkout. Returning students of the Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL) courses or alumni of GT EMIL and MSSCE programs are eligible to receive a 10% discount. Enter coupon code SCL-Alum at checkout. Members of certain organizations are eligible to receive a 10% discount. Enter coupon code SCL-Org at checkout. Review coupon instructions for more information.

Pre-planning Strategy for Health and Humanitarian Organizations (LOG 5001P)

Delivering sustainable solutions for public health and humanitarian events is generally impacted by dynamic and hard-to-measure factors such as geographic location, social and political conditions, as well as local economy and infrastructure. Mapping long-term development efforts and respondin...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAY 11, 2020 - MAY 12, 2020
    Register by MAY 8, 2020
    Atlanta, GA
Tactical Decision Making in Inventory and Supply Chain Management (LOG 5002P)

Numerous tactical decisions must be made in the midst of public health and humanitarian challenges. Many of these decisions are concerned with the timely and efficient procurement, allocation, and distribution of resources (e.g. funds, supplies, volunteers) through a supply chain. This course ...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAY 13, 2020 - MAY 14, 2020
    Register by MAY 10, 2020
    Atlanta, GA
Systems Operations and Strategic Interactions in Supply Chains (LOG 5003P)

Often the lack of cooperation and coordination between organizations or stakeholders lead to inefficiencies, despite having common goals. A systems view is needed to ensure appropriate use of scarce resources to meet the multiple, and often conflicting, short- and long-term goals from multiple...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • MAY 15, 2020 - MAY 16, 2020
    Register by MAY 12, 2020
    Atlanta, GA

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