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?

Student 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.

 

Courses 

  • INTRODUCTION LOGISTICS - LMGT 1019
  • WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT - LMGT 1025
  • TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT - LMGT 1023

 

 

 

Program Information

Time Commitment

144 Contact Hours

8 Week Training

Certification

Certificate of Completion (Alamo) / CE2Credit eligible

Career Outlook

Learn more at the Alamo Colleges Career Coach website

 

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

 

Financial Aid Eligibility / Modes of Training 

 

Contact Information

Academic Program Lead

Ronnie Brannon

Phone: 210-486-3087
Email:
rbrannon@alamo.edu
Campus:
Palo Alto College 

Additional Contact 

Vanessa Bailey

Phone:210-485-0845
Email:
dst-alamoICD@alamo.edu
Campus:
Palo Alto College 

CE Tier 2

CE Enrollment Professional
Phone: 210-212-5266 (Option 4)
Email: CETier2@alamo.edu
Campus: District Support Office

Additional Information

For assistance with program information or registration, email us at CETier2@alamo.edu and our CE staff will get back to you. Thank you.