Certified Logistics Technician

This blended course that mixes online and classroom sessions provides core knowledge and skills required in supply chain operations, from entry level through supervisor. Curriculum, provided by the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC), has two components: the foundational Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) and the mid-level technical Certified Logistics Technician (CLT). Full certification requires passing two assessments.

Hours: 76

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain insight into global supply chain operations through four core areas of competency:
    • Logistics equipment and systems
    • Safety/hazardous material handling
    • Dispatch, routing and tracking
    • Shipping and receiving

Intended Audience

Entry-level and incumbent workers in all types of supply chain facilities, including factories, distribution centers, warehouses and transporters


  • Basic computer literacy
  • English as a first language is highly recommended