Fort Meade Intermodal academy is a fairly new academy whose goal is to educate students for a job in the intermodal/logistics field. Successful completion of the program will lead to a Global Logistic Associate (GLA) Certification and 12 college credits.
What is Logistics?
Management of flow of goods between point of origin and point of consumption. Goods may include physical items: food, material, animals, equipment and liquids Goods may also include abstract items: time, information, particles and energy.
The logistics of physical items usually involves the integration of:
- Information flow
- Material Handling
Lead Teacher: Thomas Hoien