The Logistics Academy equips students with knowledge and skills regarding the process of managing the flow of goods through the supply chain from point of origin to destination.
Introduction to Logistics
Equips students with knowledge and skills regarding the fundamental elements of logistics. Students investigate various topics related to the field with emphasis on logistics affiliates, real-world scenarios, system applications, and associated terminology. Topics include the logistics environment, supply chain management, material-handling equipment, and technology
Students investigate various topics related to warehousing with emphasis on safety, processes, teams, cost, supply and demand, inventory, and associated terminology. Specific topics include warehouse safety, warehouse logistics, transport modes, quality control principles, teamwork and problem-solving, and procurement.
Students investigate integrated logistics services for all sectors with emphasis on products, storage systems, equipment, picking systems, order fulfillment, and material management. Specific topics include receiving, storing, order processing and picking, packing and shipping, inventory control, dispatch and tracking operations, and industry sectors.