Warehousing and Distribution Education Core Training

Warehousing and Distribution Education from Penn Foster provides the core training distribution professionals need to succeed.

For entry-level and experienced distribution industry professionals.

Addressing both business and technical subject areas, the warehousing and distribution education program provides the core training distribution industry professionals need in business communications, math, using personal computers, and the operation of distribution and warehouse centers.

Successful completion of the warehousing and distribution education program means trainees have learned to:

This program is designed as core training for all people employed in the Distribution Industry. For customized knowledge and skills training, please see Electrical Distributor, Industrial Distributor, Plumbing Distributor.

You can work with your Training Consultant to devise an individualized program or follow the complete warehousing and distribution core training course list below.

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Warehousing and Distribution Education Core Training Course List

Jobs, Companies, and the Economy: Basic Concepts for Employees186034
Elements of Business Success060001
Fundamentals of Business060002
Introduction to Marketing060006
Basic Industrial MathBlock X21
Addition and Subtraction 186008
Multiplication and Division 186009
Fractions, Percents, Proportions, and Angles 186010
Metric System 186011
Formulas 186012
Introduction to Algebra 186013
Practical MeasurementsBlock X22
Linear and Distance Measurement 186021
Bulk Measurement 186022
Temperature Measurement 186023
Energy, Force, and Power 186024
Fluid Measurement 186025
Problem Solving and Troubleshooting 186073
Business Mathematics5565A-B
Practical English and the Command of WordsELIM07
Introduction to Computer Concepts06400X
Introduction to Windows XP 038104
Using Windows XP038105
Microsoft Word for Windows 586002
Introduction to Print Reading186039
Dimensioning and Tolerancing 186082
Reading Shop Prints, Part 1 386043
Reading Shop Prints, Part 2 386044
Industrial SafetyBlock X23
Trades Safety: Getting Started 186001
Working Safely with Chemicals 186002
Fire Safety 186003
Safe Handling of Pressurized Gasses and Welding 186004
Electrical Safety for the Trades 186005
Material Handling Safety 186006
Machine Shop Safety 186007
Sales Records and Reports5998
Material Management and Inventory Control386000
Managing Physical Distribution6536A-B
Selling Your Ideas6219

Estimated Program Duration: 287 hours.

Number of Exams: 44.

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