Nov 27, 2022  
West Shore Community College Catalog 2021-2022 
    
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MFG 10 - MSSC Certified Logistics Associate


Offered FL WI SM
2.00 credit hrs/2.00 contact hrs
According to the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC), “to remain competitive, logistics‐related companies increasingly need a flexible, knowledgeable, problem‐solving workforce. This means workers who can keep pace with rapid changes in tech technology and processes, be easily trainable and work in 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.” In 2008, logistics industry subject matter experts identified skills standards for two levels of certification. This series of modules is for the 1st level of certification and is as follows: Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) is based upon the individual’s command of the foundational knowledge and skills in the topical areas that includes such topical areas as: Global Supply Chain Logistics, TheLogistics Environment, Material Handling Equipment, Safety Principles, Safe Use of Material Handling Equipment, Quality Work, Teamwork and Workplace Conduct, Work Communication, Using Computers, Basic U.S. / Metric Conversions, and Common Logistics Terminology. Supply Chain Logistics (SCL) ‐ Foundational Knowledge



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