Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Ivy Tech Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Institute (TDLI)?
The Ivy Tech TDLI is purposed to enhance the competitive positions of Indiana's growing TDL industry through certified workforce training and education, while expanding the pool of highly skilled workforce talent to attract additional logistics-related companies to Indiana. Click here for more information.

Is TDL a growing industry with a future?
Yes! TDL is rapidly growing in Indiana. The 2012 estimate for TDL growth in Indiana has ALREADY (in 2009) been exceeded by 30%!

What can you tell me about the TDL industry in Indiana?
There's a great story to be told. Please click here for more information.

Are there national certifications for TDL workers available via the Institute and Ivy Tech?
Yes. The Institute offers the new Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) nationally portable logistics certifications on two levels: Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) and Certified Logistics Technician (CLT). These are in addition to the APICS CPIM certification.

For our workforce we need soft skill training. Is it available?
Yes, there are several options available. Click here to request more information.

What about Supervisory development training?
Take a look at our Management and Supervisory Institute (MSI 2.0) or the MSSC CLT Certification.

Can you tell me about careers in TDL, the training or the education needed and pay rates?
Yes. Please click here for more information.

Where can I get information on jobs or internships?
Great question. Please click here for more information

How can I get more information on training for my company or myself?
Contact us.