Supply Chain Technician

Program Type: Fully Online
Program Level: Continuing Education
Department: Continuing Education
Institute: Advanced Manufacturing & Logistics
College: PAC, SPC


What is the Supply Chain Technician program?

Students receive an introduction to logistics through a systems approach to managing activities associated with traffic, transportation, inventory management and control, warehousing, packaging, order processing, and materials handling. An emphasis on physical distribution and total supply chain management; training includes warehouse operations management, hardware and software operations, bar codes, organizational effectiveness, just-in-time manufacturing, continuous replenishment, and third party. An overview of the principles and practices of transportation and its role in the distribution process is also covered. Emphasis on the physical transportation systems involved in the United States as well as on global distribution systems includes topics such as carrier responsibilities and services, freight classifications, rates, tariffs, and public policy and regulations. As well as logistical geography and the development of skills to solve logistical transportation problems and issues.



  • Introduction To Logistics - LMGT 1019
  • Warehouse Management - LMGT 1025
  • Transportation Management - LMGT 1023


Program Information

Time Commitment

144 Contact Hours

8 Week Training


Certificate of Completion (Alamo) / CE2Credit eligible

Career Outlook

Learn more at the Alamo Colleges Career Coach website

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Program Requirements

Possess proficiency in English (reading, writing, and speaking skills)

You are at least eighteen (18) years of age

Some High School

Must have access to computer/tablet and internet



Effective Sept 1, 2022 - Dec 31, 2022

Financial Aid Resources


Contact Information

CE Tier 2

Phone: 210-212-5266 (Option 4)
Campus: District Support Office

Academic Program Lead

Ronnie Brannon

Phone: 210-486-3087
Palo Alto College

Additional Information

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