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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Certified Logistics Associate

Location: 
Various, distance learning format.
Length: 
30 hours.
Dates: 

May 2009 - December 2016.

Instructional delivery format: 
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: outline and explain the various roles in the global supply chain logistics life cycle; describe the logistics environment; correctly operate and use equipment; consistently practice safety principles when handling materials and operating equipment; employ quality control principles and work communication practices; and utilize relevant computer systems and applications to increase productivity.

Instruction: 
This course is delivered via classroom or online formats via study guides, required and supplemental readings, quizzes, homework, labs, required interaction with instructor, and final exam. The course assesses students' end-of-program knowledge and skills in an online or printed format at proctored testing centers. Topics include: global supply chain logistics life cycle, logistics environment, material handling equipment, safety principles, safe material handling and equipment operation, quality control principles, workplace communications, and problem solving in the workplace.
Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 4 semester hours in Material Handling (10/12). NOTE: Students must complete Certified Logistics Associate and Certified Logistics Technician courses to receive credit recommendations. Discrete credit is not awarded.

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