Education & Industry Resources for
Supply Chain Automation

The National Center for Supply Chain Automation unites industry and education to work together to increase the number of highly skilled supply chain technicians to meet the growing national need for automation workers. We build industry connections with experts to inform educators about the latest trends and technologies transforming supply chains, and we provide materials-handling companies opportunities to shape the future workforce.

Learn More


Download NCSCA’s Introduction to the Automated Warehouse e-textbook, a foundational text for the 21st-century supply chain technician.

Learn More

Resource Library

The NCSCA Resource Library has a wealth of information for educators, industry and students, including news, labor-market data and industry reports.

Learn More


Interested in a career in supply chain automation? We have 6 certification options that will give you the skills you need to launch an SCA career.

Learn More

Center News

Check out NCSCA News to stay in the know about industry partnerships, certification information and more.

Learn More

Find a College

Looking for colleges that offer programs that prepare students for supply chain technician careers? Our searchable database of colleges nationwide makes it easy.

Learn More

The National Center for Supply Chain Automation works to increase the workforce of qualified, highly-skilled supply chain technicians to meet the growing national need for automation workers.

What's New

Learn about the latest news in our industry

How Can NCSCA Help You?

We provide resources for educators, industry and students. Our educator resources support high school and college educators in developing programs that prepare students for careers in the growing field of supply chain automation. Our industry resources include labor-market data, reports and white papers, and for students, we offer in-depth career information to help you understand the supply chain automation field and find a college near you that offers a related program of study.

NCSCA Videos

Learn about the latest industry trends and practices – straight from experts in the field.

Paul Perkins Amatrol Skill Boss Logistics & CT-SCA

Paul Perkins of Amatrol overviews e-learning and hardware solutions to support MSSC CT-SCA certification training.

Neil Reddy MSSC CT-SCA Overview

Neil Reddy of MSSC speaks about the Supply Chain Automation Certified Technician certification, based on work by the National Center for Supply Chain Automation.

Steve Harrington NCSCA Overview & CT-SCA Role

Steve Harrington of the National Center for Supply Chain Automation overviews the NSF-funded centers’ efforts to establish competencies to define the job of a Supply Chain Automation Technician, as well as the resources the center offers and ways viewers can participate.
Download the updated presentation here.



Keep up with SCA News!

Sign up for NCSCA communications to stay on top of events and trends in supply chain automation.

"You folks have done a nice job with the curriculum package for students and schools and with the certification process for students. Thanks for a great product."

Roy Brixen
College of San Mateo

Our Partners