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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

NOCTI and Nocti Business Solutions (NBS) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Logistics Technology/Distribution Center Services - Teacher Test (5914)

NOCTI-Approved Area Test Centers throughout the United States.

September 2011 - December 2018.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Students will be able to: practice and incorporate safety and ergonomics into all activities; follow government (including OSHA) and local regulations; handle gases and hazardous materials in the warehouse; manage process and flow of inventory; distinguish physical characteristics of inventory; use inventory storage systems; maintain accurate inventory visibility; use proper inventory ordering practices; complete process of accepting inbound shipments; complete quality control process; execute inventory transactions; identify optimal inventory storage method; perform physical putaway process; distinguish and choose the most appropriate picking methods; perform physical picking process; complete packing of case shipments and pallet shipments; follow procedures for potential outbound transportation modes; complete shipments for small package carriers; execute international shipments and hazardous materials; practice general safety and ergonomics; operate non-powered material handling trucks; perform palletization and strapping procedures; Identify loads and the load effects when operating a forklift; Operate electric rider lift truck and power low-lift hand truck; operate narrow aisle lift truck; operate carousel inventory storage system; identify and use the proper material handling storage systems; manage the use of radio frequency technology in operations; use WMS as applicable in operations; develop professional communication skills with customers; use quality standards for services; perform customer needs assessments; evaluate customer satisfaction; identify components of the supply chain and relationships between supply chain components; use proper logistics terminology; and identify the importance of globalization on the supply chain.  Performance Component:  Inventory Control/Cycle Count (14%), Material Handling Equipment (36%), Receiving (17%), Order Fulfillment Process (20%), and Bill of Lading (13%).


NOCTI teacher exams assess  individuals' technical knowledge and skills in an online proctored proficiency examination format.  These assessments are used in a large number of states as part of the teacher licensing/certification process as they assess competency in all aspects of a particular industry.

Credit recommendation: 
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Logistics Technology or Distribution Center Services (11/13).