Certificate in Warehouse and Distribution Center Layout

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management. 520203


In this course, you will receive hands-on training in Systematic Layout Planning (SLP) - the world's most structured approach to layout and facilities planning. In addition to lectures, you will learn by doing, with over 100 pages of worksheets and case exercises. Guided by a leading authority on warehouse/DC layout, you will practice diagramming and quantifying material flow. You will also learn how to chart and diagram all the relationships in your layouts. 

See complete course information by downloading the Warehouse and Distribution Center Certificate Information & Outline (linked below).


Learning Objectives

  • Improve the performance of warehouses and distribution facilities.

  • Increase the productivity and effectiveness of those responsible for layout planning.

  • Provide practical approaches to storage, order-picking, packing, material movement, and physical control.

  • Streamline material flow in warehouses and distribution centers.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



University of Kansas

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

12600 Quivira Road, Overland Park, Kansas

Local WIB

3 - Workforce Investment Area III

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

A full refund of registration fees, less a $30 administrative fee, will be approved if requested in writing at prior to accessing the course. Requests must be made within 60 days of payment.

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Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition


Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

11-3071.04Supply Chain Managers
$35.00 per hour

Provider Status



12600 Quivira Road, Overland Park, Kansas 66213

Phone Number

(913) 897-8530

Web Address

Last Updated

Jun 10, 2021


May 20, 2021