Short Term Programs logistics


Local demand for logistics professionals is at an all-time high, and jobs need to be filled now. OTC is responding by providing a no-cost training course to anyone over 18 – no experience required. This 7-week course is a great entry-level option for someone interested in launching a career in supply chain management. Gain the valuable trade skills that are in high demand and be job-ready by December 9.

Course Title: WDT-090
Course Length: 40 hours/7 weeks
Class Dates: October 26 – December 9, 2021
Class Meets: Tuesdays & Thursday evenings, 6:00 – 9:00pm
Fork Truck Training, Tuesday, November 23, 5:00 – 9:00pm
Location: Springfield Campus, Graff Hall, Room 123
Requirements: Must be 18 or older, no experience necessary
Cost: $0 after applied financial grants

What You'll Learn

1. Global supply chain logistics life cycle
2. Logistics environment
3. Material handling equipment
4. Safety principles
5. Safe material handling and equipment operation
6. Quality control principles
7. Workplace communications
8. Teamwork and workplace behavior to solve problems
9. Using computers

1. Product receiving
2. Product storage
3. Order processing
4. Packaging and shipment
5. Inventory control
6. Safe handling of hazmat materials
7. Evaluation of transportation modes
8. Dispatch and tracking
9. Measurements and metric

What You'll Earn

• The Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) Certified Logistics Associate Credential
• The Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) Certified Logistics Technician Credential
• Fork Truck Certification
• Skills needed for jobs available now
• Opportunities to meet and interview with logistics company recruiters during and after the course

What else is important to know

• Space is limited