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Warehouse Distribution and Logistics Development Program


Launch your career in this essential global industry

Students enrolling in the University of Central Missouri Warehouse Distribution and Logistics Development certificate program will learn foundation-level knowledge about the world of supply-chain logistics. The course includes instruction on material handling within the global supply chain as well as front-line material handling needed to be successful in this work environment. Demand for this job category is expected by grow by 576 over the next five years, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, with median salary at approximately $63,900. Through this program, students earn an industry-recognized certificate and continuing education units which may not be applied to a degree program and are not eligible for federal financial aid.

UCM certificate cost icon   $2,595
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Contact hours icon    210 hours  Prerequesites checklist icon   High school diploma or GED. Physical ability to work in a warehouse, construction or related field.

Learn the skills you need to be successful and be prepared to earn national certificationWoman-working-in-warehouse-setting

In addition to technical skills required to work in this industry, you will learn personal effectiveness, academic and workplace competencies. Students completing the program are prepared to sit for the Certified Logistics Associate exam from the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council. A voucher for this exam is included as part of our course fee.

What you will learn

  • Global supply chain logistics overview
  • Logistics environment
  • Material handling equipment
  • Safety principles
  • Quality control
  • Teamwork and workplace conduct
  • Work communication
  • Computer use
  • Common logistics terminology

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