Supply chain logistics is a rapidly growing industry in the greater Bakersfield area. With our close proximity to I-5 and the ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach, Kern County is quickly becoming home to numerous distribution centers that offer employees many opportunities to move up the career ladder.
This program provides students with essential knowledge, skills, and experiences related to career opportunities in warehouse, distribution, logistics, and transportation. Students will learn and work in realistic environments using industry-standard equipment and procedures, as well as have opportunities to obtain information through industry field trips and guest speakers.
Certifications offered to students completing the Logistics & Distribution program include:
Students earn 15 units of elective credit each semester toward their high school graduation.
College prep course. A-G approved. Meets area "G" approval for UC and CSU admissions.
Logistics and Distribution is a dual-enrollment class with the following Bakersfield College course:
This is a career awareness class that instructs students on the basics necessary for entry-level employment. Successful Logistics & Distribution students often pursue careers in the following: