Corporate and Community Education

Certified Logistics Technician Associate (CLA)

Dates: September 9 - October 9, 2019

Meets: M and W from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building

Registration/Tuition: $950.00

Logistics and Warehousing Associate Certificate (CLA)
# HOURS:  30

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course is an introduction to the logistics career field and is intended to provide a solid foundation for all individuals pursuing employment in the transportation, distribution and logistics industry.  Students will study the planning, management and movement of people, materials and products by road, air, rail, pipeline, and water.  This course is designed as an introduction to the activities associated with transportation, warehousing/distribution/material handling, and inventory management. Additional information includes industry history, legal and regulatory issues, documentation requirements, safety and security concerns.  Students will be eligible to test for the nationally recognized certification as a Certified Logistics Associate (CLA).   Course Pre-Requisite:  None


Logistics and Warehousing Associate  

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Understand the global supply chain logistics life cycle and the logistics environment.
2. Identify and explain quality control principles.
3. Demonstrate effective workplace communications, computer skills, teamwork, and professional workplace behaviors to solve problems in the Logistics career field.
4. Distinguish the functions and principles of the trucking, railroad, airline, pipeline, and shipping industries.
5. Identify and explain the different laws and regulations associated with the transportation industry.
6. Solve basic logistical scenarios using transportation.
7. Model safe work practices in the workplace, classroom, and lab environments.

TOPICAL UNIT OUTLINE/UNIT OBJECTIVES:

Safety Principles

Principal Federal Safety Organizations & Requirements

Keeping a Safe, Clean and Orderly Work Environment

Preventive and Emergency Safety Procedures

Safe Material Handling and Equipment Operation

Basic Safe Material Handling Practices

Personal Protective Equipment

Safety Checks

Maintenance

Quality Control Principles

Quality Control, Item Tracking, and Audits

Quality Control Systems

Front-line Workers and Quality Control

Non-Conforming Materials

Work Communication

Teamwork and Workplace Behavior to Solve Problems

Using Computers

Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) Exam

 

Fee: $950.00
Clock Hours:30.00
CEUs:3.00

IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building

The Industrial Business Development Center (IBDC) is located on the main campus in Pendleton. Parking is available near the IBDC in "Lot I" and "Lot E" (https://www.tctc.edu/media/4904/145334-campus-map-color.pdf).

Please complete a parking permit form (https://www.tctc.edu/media/3277/tctc-pendleton-campus-parking-permit.pdf) and place it on the dashboard of your vehicle while parked on campus.

The physical location of Tri-County Technical College (TCTC) Pendleton campus is 7900 Highway 76 East, Pendleton, SC 29670.

Directions: (https://www.tctc.edu/admissions/the-tctc-value/convenient-locations/pendleton-campus/).

Richard Moore

Date Day Time Location
09/09/2019Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
09/11/2019Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
09/16/2019Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
09/18/2019Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
09/23/2019Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
09/25/2019Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
09/30/2019Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
10/02/2019Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
10/07/2019Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building
10/09/2019Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM IB 152 - Pendleton Campus, IBDC Building

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