First Line Logistics Leader Certificate
- Four month program
- Enter the workforce quickly
- Full program offered at LSC-CyFair and LSC-North Harris
- Partial program offered at LSC-Online
- Logistics Management Department
Logistics management is a business management program that prepares graduates for employment in the areas of total supply chain management, including inventory control, materials management, and transportation. The field of logistics management includes occupations such as supervisors and/or managers of transportation, warehousing, and materials management.
In addition, skilled-labor in logistics-related areas such as materials handling, equipment operators, and administration support, play an equally vital role. Logistics is now widely recognized as a critical driver of operational excellence, cost reduction, and customer service to an organization’s bottom line.
Three major functional areas of logistics are warehousing, transportation and materials management. Advances in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Logistics Management Systems (LMS) technology have enabled logistics managers in each of these functional areas to gather, analyze and process data, resulting in automation and enhanced productivity. The demand for trained logistics professionals is growing nationally, resulting in career opportunities in high-growth industries and is projected to add substantial numbers of new jobs in Texas.
Please contact Ellen Junious at Ellen.D.Junious@LoneStar.edu or call 281.290.3511 for more information.
|First Semester Courses||16 Credits|
|LMGT 1319||Introduction to Business Logistics||3|
|LMGT 1321||Introduction to Materials Handling||3|
|LMGT 1425||Warehouse and Distribution Center Management||4|
|BMGT 1327||Principles of Management||3|
|BMGT 2303||Problem Solving & Decision Making1||3|
|First Line Logistics Leader Certificate Program Total||16 Credits|
Median wage: Wages vary by position title and credentials1
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Global Logistics Manager2
- Supply Chain Logistics Manager2
- Production Planner2
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