Cold Chain Technology and Management (e-learning)

You’ve heard of supply chain, but what exactly is cold chain?


This course provides an introduction to cold chain operations and the various types of cold chain quality management systems. It equips participants with an understanding of cold chain management, including how to handle perishable and temperature sensitive products in temperature-controlled supply chain environments.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • recognise the importance of cold chain management
  • identify typical cold chain breaks
  • identify the packaging systems and temperature monitoring devices used in cold chain systems
  • describe the design considerations for a refrigerated vehicle
  • describe industry best practices for cold chain shipments

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for business professionals and individuals who are keen to learn how to plan and execute cold chain management.  


Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance issued by Republic Polytechnic










Course Dates

1 March 2019, 1 April 2019, 1 May 2019, 1 June 2019, 1 July 2019, 1 August 2019, 1 September 2019, 1 October 2019, 1 November 2019 and 1 December 2019

Course Duration

1 day

Course Venue

Republic Polytechnic @ Woodlands










Full Course Fee (Others) Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens& SPR Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR

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Last updated on 16 Jul 2019

Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.