Advanced Materials Management (MM-3)

(Pre-requisite: MM-2 or permission from MHMS)

This course equips the student with the managerial, technical and administrative skills to manage successfully a modern materials management operation, such as:

  • Modern Materials Handling Equipment
  • Database Development and Bar-coding
  • Logistics Analysis
  • Intermodal Transportation and Distribution systems
  • Export Distribution
  • Private Fleet Management
  • The Role of the Computer in Materials Management
  • From MRP to JIT an overview
  • Handling and Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • Computer Applications in Materials Management
  • Bulk Material Handling and Transportation
  • Management of Human Resources
  • Basic Concepts in Facility Design

If you are not a current MHMS member and would like to become one contact us at and we will send you a membership registration form.