Warehousing & Material Handling

SCMT 0508

Gain a stronger appreciation of the value warehousing contributes to the logistics process. Analyze the economic and service justification for warehousing and identify the activities required for facility design and operations. Students will examine the two main focuses of warehouse operations: handling and storage, evaluate the various ownership arrangements and assess the role of warehouse management systems (WMS) and yard management systems (YMS). Students will explore mechanized, semi-automated and information-directed handling equipment capabilities and trade-offs.

Hours: 14

Class Sections

No classes are available for online enrollment at this time.

Global Logistics Management

Professional Development Certificate

Enhance your ability to analyze international logistics systems and strategies in relation to organizational goals and relationships. You will explore strategic issues contributing to transportation, inventory and location management decisions, as well as assess the need for globalization of operations and how to benefit from government regulations related to international logistics and trade.


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