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Certified Logistics Technician

There is a foundational-level knowledge and skills that front-line workers in supply chain logistics should understand. To remain competitive, logistics-related companies increasingly need a flexible, knowledgeable, problem-solving workforce. This means workers that can keep pace with rapid changes in technology and processes, be easily trainable and work in a global environment. These workers must also be competent in the critical work activities common across all facilities within the supply chain: safety, quality control, communications, teamwork, good workplace conduct and familiarity with the key computer systems that underpin supply chain operations.

West Kentucky Community & Technical College offers Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) and Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) certifications. WKCTC’s Manufacturers Skills Standard Council (MSSC)-Authorized instructor in our Logistics and Operations Management Program has incorporated the MSSC curriculum into LOM 100: Introduction to Logistics Management.

Students can take the CLA and CLT assessments after successful completion of LOM 100 at WKCTC.

Certified Logistics Associate (Foundation Level)

The CLA Assessment tests for the foundational broad knowledge needed to understand the world of
supply chain and related core competencies. LOM 100 includes lessons on: the global supply chain, the logistics environment, safety, safe equipment operation, material handling equipment, quality control, workplace communication, teamwork and problem solving and using computers.

Certified Logistics Technician (Mid-Level Technician)

The CLT Assessment tests for the knowledge needed to understand the world of supply chain logistics and related core competencies. LOM 100 includes lessons on: product receiving, product
storage, order processing, packaging and shipment, inventory control, safe handling of hazardous materials, evaluation of transportation modes, customs, and dispatch and tracking operations.

Additional Information?

Allison Smith • 270-534-3274, Logistics Program Coordinator

Ryan Payne • 270-534-3322, Coordinator of Assessment and Testing