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Transportation, Distribution and Logistics/Manufacturing Technology - Taft EWCC

Category Description
Course Transportation, Distribution and Logistics/Manufacturing Academy
Location Taft Skills Center (EWCC) – Taft, Oklahoma
Average Training Time 600 hours (6 - 8 months); Maximum of 30 students
Special Restrictions Must be demonstrating a desire to work in a related field and pass a math pre-screen test. GED or HS Diploma required.
Course Description Using computer-based curricula, students progress through Basic Computer training and Lean Manufacturing Concepts to prepare for employment in manufacturing. Students enrolled in the Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics portion of the program will learn warehousing and material handling methods as well as all aspects of warehouse safety and maintenance.  All students receive hands-on training in the use of tools, and precision-measuring devices are integrated into various modules. In addition, the student will gain certifications in Forklift Operation, and the OSHA 10-hour industry recognized safety program.

This training began on 10/27/2008. This program began as a public/private partnership and was partially funded by a grant from the George Kaiser Family Foundation, a private foundation in the Tulsa, Oklahoma community.
Certifications Microsoft Computer Fundamentals
ACT WorkKeys Career Readiness Certification
Certified Logistics Associate CLA/Certified Logistics Technician CLT
Contact Information Taft Skills Center - EWCC
Attn: Aubrey Metcalf or Lisa Pamplin
P.O. Box 245
400 N. Oak
Taft, OK 74463

(918) 683-8365 ext. 230 Aubrey
(918) 683-8365 ext. 390 Lisa
Last Modified on Jun 15, 2022