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Yard & Delivery Workshop - Alexandria
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This unique workshop was specifically created to help your yard personnel, managers and dispatchers understand the need for high operational standards within your company’s yard and delivery operations.

12/4/2019 to 12/5/2019
When: December 4 & 5, 2019
Day 1- 9 AM - 5 PM; Day 2 - 9 AM -3 PM
Where: Hampton Inn & Suites
2705 South Broadway
Alexandria, Minnesota  56308
United States
Contact: Connie Johnson

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During this two-day course, instructor Emily Overson will discuss the essentials of a well-run yard and delivery team. Participants will learn the best practices to ensure this busy hub in their organization runs smoothly and efficiently. 

This program’s agenda includes:

  • Setting the pace using the Operational Excellence Methodology;

  • Material handling

  • Inventory shrinkage 

  • Receiving best practices

  • Maximizing your customer’s experience

  • Cost of lost/damaged inventory

  •  Best practices for high performance delivery service

  • Role-modeling and creating a winning team

The workshop will conclude with a walk-through at a host retail location where key class topics will be reviewed and we will “open our eyes” and talk about proper responses when we get back home. Students will be asked to perform a Yard & Delivery Workshop Challenge for their company.

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Includes: class workbook and lunch.



$495 per person


$470 per person for Three or more attendees 


$455 per person for LumberTech Certificate/ Diploma Enrollee 



$745 per person


A hotel room block as been set up at  the Hampton Inn. Call 320-763-3360 and ask for the NW Lumber Association  block rate of $109+ taxes.  Room block expires 11/4/19.