ERIC Number: ED258037
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Feb-28
Reference Count: 0
Marine Corps Inst., Washington, DC.
Developed as part of the Marine Corps Institute (MCI) correspondence training program, this course on warehousing operations is designed to provide instruction in the procedures used in warehousing operations. Introductory materials include specific information for MCI students and a study guide (guidelines to complete the course). The 22-hour course consists of six chapters or lessons. Each unit contains a text and a lesson sheet which details the study assignment and sets forth the lesson objective. A written assignment is also provided. Topics covered in the lessons include an introduction; storage space (layout, space requirements, and space control and reporting); handling operations; storage procedures (receiving, inventory policy and procedures, care of material in storage, shipping operations); storage of special commodities (lumber, ammunition and explosives, storage of hazardous commodities, miscellaneous commodities, subsistence); and preservation, packaging, and packing. Appendixes include six explanations of various codes. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Behavioral Objectives, Continuing Education, Correspondence Study, Course Descriptions, Equipment Storage, Food, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Military Training, Preservation, Storage, Study Guides, Supplies, Trade and Industrial Education, Warehouses
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Marine Corps Inst., Washington, DC.
Note: Photographs and some figures will not reproduce clearly. For a related document, see CE 041 765.