Distribution Operations Analysis and Design Certificate

The Distribution Operations Analysis and Design Certificate (DOAD) is formulated to arm Distribution Operations professionals to stand out in their careers as experts in facility operations improvement. Emphasis is placed on topics such as: Systematic Methodologies to Facility Layout, Quantitative Analysis of Needed Facility Capabilities, Lean Warehousing Concepts, and Rigorous Tradeoff Analysis of Labor, Equipment, and Facility Alternatives.

How You Will Benefit

The mix of required and elective courses provide participants with the critical skills needed in both designing new facilities and reengineering a wide variety of existing distribution facility types.

Who Should Participate

Distribution operations professionals

Delivery Method


Certificate Requirements

  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.

For Certificate-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Carole Bennett