Warehousing and Distribution Center Operations

This course is an introductory course in Transportation, Distribution and Logistics. The course contains modules covering: introduction to warehousing and distribution, placement and location of warehouse and distribution centers, safety, layout and material flow, and inventory systems,
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Other Material Types:
Assessment Tool, Quiz/Test
Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College
Warehousing and Distribution Center Operations, Introduction to Warehousing and Distribution, Placement and Location of Warehouses and Distribution Centers, Safety in Warehousing and Distribution, Layout and Material Flow, Inventory Systems and Management

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
advisory board members
Industry Sector:
Wholesale Trade -- Warehousing and Storage (493)
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations (53-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (52)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Active - requires user to respond to prompts, questions, etc.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
  • Conducting an evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
course is a part of TDL in the Business Program


Accessibility Features:
  • Text Access - Text to Speech
  • Text Adjust - Compatible
  • Text Adjustment - Adjust Font and Colors
  • Reading Layout - Page numbers match printed material
  • Structural Markup - Navigation Text
  • Structural Markup - Lists
  • Table Markup
  • Hyperlinks Rendered As Active
  • Colors Compatible With Assistive Technology
  • Contrast Ratio of at Least 4.5:1.
  • Language - Markup
  • Synchronized Text Track
  • Transcript Provided With Audio Content
  • Audio/Video Delivered Via Media Player
  • Non Flickering Content
  • Interactive - Text prompts

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.