The Logistics and Forklift Safety Training Program features the latest technology and will prepare students with the skills needed to succeed in a career in the logistics industry. This program combines classroom theory, lab instruction and hands-on practical training in a state-of-the-art, 17,000 square foot working distribution center, equipped with a computer controlled carousel and conveyor, and offering a live material handling/logistics technology work experience. During the 60-hour hands-on program students gain shipping and receiving skills training on contemporary technology that meets or exceeds current industry standards. Forklift equipment utilized during training includes propane lift truck, electric pallet truck, high-rise reach truck, slip sheet truck, clamp truck and order selector truck. Training includes industrial safety, forklift safety, inventory control, bar coding, picking and packing, shipping protocols, RF radio frequency technology, and hand-held computers. At the conclusion of the course, students who have successfully completed the theory, lab and practical assessments will receive a certificate of completion. When students learn about supply-chain logistics, the sky is the limit for career opportunities.
Lehigh Career & Technical Institute provides a 60-hour hands-on practical forklift training and distribution technology with material handling program.
The program includes:
Work boots or Steel Toe Shoes Required
Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM and Saturdays 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Limit of 10 students per class
All dates & times are subject to change.
November 6, 2018 – December 13, 2018
January 15, 2019 – February 16, 2019
March 19, 2019 – April 25, 2019
ADULT EDUCATION OPEN HOUSE:
From 6 to 8 pm on the last Wednesday of every month.
Next Open House:
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
(No Open House scheduled in December)
Wednesday, January 30, 2018