Course Information & Registration

LOG 199 - Introduction to Logistics (AF)


Current Offering Dates & Locations:
Offering Dates Location
16K-O O Jun 06 2016 - Jun 10 2016 Robins AFB, GA
16D-O O Jun 13 2016 - Jun 17 2016 Robins AFB, GA
16E-O O Jul 25 2016 - Jul 29 2016 Hill AFB, UT
16F-O O Aug 08 2016 - Aug 12 2016 Ramstein AB, Germany
16G-O O Aug 08 2016 - Aug 12 2016 Ellsworth AFB, SD
16O-O O Aug 22 2016 - Aug 26 2016 Tinker AFB, OK
16H R Sep 19 2016 - Sep 23 2016 AFIT - Wright-Patterson AFB (Area B), OH

Description:
The course uses a variety of methods to explain and illustrate the relationships and inter-dependencies of logistics to its various components. Informal lectures, case study exercises, student presentations, and small group exercises are used to provide students with an understanding of acquisition, sustainment, distribution, supply chain management, the Air Force’s Enterprise Logistics Strategy and the associated Enterprise Logistics Information Systems, governance, contingency operations, and disposition. There is also a half-day logistics simulation that demonstrates the uncertainty in managing a supply chain, even with perfect information, and how this may lead to inaccurate decision making.

Contact Training Administrators


Course Director:

Commercial: (937)255-7777 ext.3210
DSN: 785-7777 ext.3210

Prerequisites:
(none)

Grade Restrictions:
(none)

Special Requirements:
Please note that AFIT does NOT fund any student TDY for this course. All travel (transportation, lodging, meals, etc) associated costs are the students/ the student’s organizations responsibility.

Target Audience:
For newly assigned logisticians and persons pending immediate assignment to a logistics career field. O-1 to O- 3, E5 to E7, GS-05 to GS-12

Course Length:
5 days

CLPs:
40

Accredited:
No

Military PDS Code:
WR7

Civilian PDS Code:
JQG

Num Credits:
(none)