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Supply chain management deals with coordinating and controlling processes in the network of interconnected businesses that work together to provide a product or service to customers. Supply chain management courses at universities and academic institutions around the world train current and future managers in the most up-to-date, relevant concepts and practices integral to successful supply chain management. Courses in supply chain management often use real world case studies as jumping off points for lessons about effective, efficient, ethical management decisions.

Students applying to supply chain management courses can come from a range of academic and professional backgrounds. Some prospective students are working professionals seeking to develop additional qualifications or become familiar with new techniques or protocols in the industry. Other supply chain management course students are currently enrolled in a business program, such as a Bachelor's or Master's degree program, or in another academic area altogether. Universities in Asia, Europe, Oceania and North America, among others, strive to provide study opportunities for this diverse range of students, through full time, part time, online and distance learning study options.

If you are ready to learn more about how a supply chain management course, and the valuable knowledge and skills you can glean from that experience, will serve you in your career, scroll down and click to read more, today!

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18 Results in Supply Chain Management

Leoron Professional Development Institute

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (C.S.C.P.) course is an educational and certification program created to meet the rapidly changing needs of the supply chain ... [+]

Course Overview

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (C.S.C.P.) course is an educational and certification program created to meet the rapidly changing needs of the supply chain management field. The instructor-led version of the program offers delegates the opportunity to review the content presented in the text and web-based study tools in a classroom setting.

Course Key Takeaways

By the end of this highly practical training program, learners will be able to:

Manage horizontal flows in their businesses when companies are organized vertically Understand the importance of aligning the company's corporate strategy with its supply chain strategy Understand the importance of using the right technology to enable the supply chain Understand that the core of supply chain management is an excellent supplier and customer relationship management Reinforce that continuous improvement, flexibility and agility of their supply chains will be rewarded with ongoing success and ROI. Who Should Attend? ... [-]
United Arab Emirates Dubai
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Full-time
5 days
Campus
GBN Training Centre

The knowledge of Supply Chain Management is very important. Supply Chain Management is actually the integration of the activities that procure materials and services, tra ... [+]

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

The knowledge of Supply Chain Management is very important. Supply Chain Management is actually the integration of the activities that procure materials and services, transform them into intermediate goods and final products, and deliver them through a distribution system. Supply Chain Management (SCM) is, therefore, an essential element to operational efficiency and business professionals who want to make a significant impact on the efficiency, effectiveness or profitability of their organizations. They should consider learning about supply chain management and its value for companies operating in a competitive global marketplace. This program is intended to provide the participants with the sound understanding by introducing them to various important aspects that highlight logistics and supply chain management.... [-]

Saudi Arabia Al Khobar
September 2019
Full-time
28 days
Campus
International Management Forum Academy

Master the skills and knowledge you need to pass the CSCMP (Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals) Supply Chain Professional (SCPro) exam by attending this 3-d ... [+]

Supply Chain Professional (SCPro) – mode of study Option 1: 3-day public training Option 2: In-house training Supply Chain Professional (SCProTM) certification – what is it?

SCPro certification is a 3-tiered program developed by industry experts in partnership with CSCMP (Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals) that assesses progressive knowledge and skills across supply chain activities.

This process validates your ability to strategically assess business challenges and effectively implement supply chain improvements through the analysis of real-world case studies. It also validates your ability to develop a comprehensive project plan to achieve results such as a positive ROI. In this 3-day training, you will be prepared for the Supply Chain Professional (SCPro) Level One certification.... [-]

Netherlands Eindhoven
Open Enrollment
Full-time
3 days
Campus
Zabeel International Institute of Management and Technology

CIPS offers an industry-standard qualification that demonstrates to employers that you have advanced skills in procurement and supply. It formalizes your existing skills, ... [+]

CIPS offers an industry-standard qualification that demonstrates to employers that you have advanced skills in procurement and supply. It formalizes your existing skills, and builds on them so that you are able to apply the fundamentals of this fascinating profession to jobs in procurement and supply in practically any business or industry. Students develop advanced skills in negotiation, & understand the complexities of contracts & other commercial arrangements. You’ll learn how to measure the effectiveness of supply chains & analyze their impact on your business, & delve more deeply into the intricacies of your buyer/supplier relationships. Procurement principles are applied in a number of varied contexts, such as private & public sector, not-for-profit & government: you’ll explore these, and learn how to manage the different.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Damelin Part Time

On successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Chain Management Certificate. ... [+]

Course in Logistics - Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Chain ManagementCertificationOn successful completion of the programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Chain Management Certificate.Entry Requirements

Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and mathematics at Grade 11 or equivalent Relevant purchasing management experience would be an advantage

Course DurationThe programme duration is 52 hours and the tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThe Short Programme in Procurement and Supply Management provides fundamental information on the principles, procedures, terminology, techniques and tools used in the field of purchasing and supply management. Current practices are examined, providing learners with up-to-date knowledge and skills to operate successfully in various enterprises. The programme is aimed at equipping first-line managers with the knowledge and skills required to fulfil their management role within the supply chain by solving well-defined problems.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
February 2020
Part-time
52 hours
Campus
Institute For Asia Strategy And Knowledge (I-ASK)

In this two-day seminar you will work with one of the world's foremost strategic thinkers to gain knowledge, insight and tools to take your company's distribution ... [+]

Distribution and Value-Chain Analysis in Asia

Course Overview

In this two-day seminar you will work with one of the world's foremost strategic thinkers to gain knowledge, insight and tools to take your company's distribution to world-class level. The course focuses on a structured approach to analyze existing distribution channels and Value-Chains in Asia and introduces best practices in distribution center design, operations and management that will improve your own capabilities and your company's supply chain effectiveness. It further enables seminar participants to improve an organization's overall supply efficiency.

Why shall you attend?

Efficient distribution channels are key criteria to continued growth in Asia. As seminar participants you will learn how to conduct a thorough Value-Chain analysis, determine current strengths and weaknesses of it and how to develop a more efficient and effective supply chain for your company. In addition, this two-day seminar trains you on definitions of supply chains, identification of the players along the supply chain in Asia, and the applications of methods, processes, and systems to improve supply chain performance.... [-]

Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
January 2020
Full-time
2 days
Campus
Boise State University College of Business & Economics

This course provides the basics of supply chain management. ... [+]

This course provides the basics of supply chain management. The course focuses on the impact of demands that an organization's stakeholders place on purchasing; the impact that purchasing and materials management have on organizational success; the impact of ethical, contractual, and legal issues; the impact of strategic objectives; and the impact of supply chain considerations on the other major functional activities. PREREQ: Admission to the NEON Graduate Certificate Program.

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USA Boise
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Full-time
Campus
Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

Participants in this program will take part in two different simulations of a multilevel supply chain where each participant plays the role of a manager. ... [+]

* Design and implement effective practices * Apply cutting-edge models and practical tools * Explore proven practices and techniques * Reduce costs and increase service levels * Take part in advanced simulations with peers Who Should Attend This program is designed for senior- and middle-level managers with responsibilities such as supply chain management, distribution management, inventory control, e-business, and procurement. Consultants or general managers who would like a broader understanding of how different parts of supply chains fit together will also find this course valuable. Managers responsible for implementation of new information, decision support, and enterprise resource planning will also benefit from this program.... [-]

USA Ann Arbor India Bengaluru United Arab Emirates Dubai Thailand Bangkok  + 4 More
September 2019
Part-time
3 days
Campus
London Business Training & Consulting

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: the strategic importance of good supply chain design, planning, and operation for every firm; how good sup ... [+]

Best Courses in Supply Chain Management 2019/2020. Supply Chain Management KEY INFORMATION Course Code: OPM105 Duration: 1 week Fee: £2645 COURSE OUTLINE Building a Strategic Framework to Analyse Supply Chains Understanding the supply chain Supply chain performance: achieving strategic fit and scope Supply chain drivers and metrics Designing the Supply Chain Network Designing distribution networks Network design in the supply chain Designing global supply chain networks Planning and Coordinating Demand and Supply in a Supply Chain Demand forecasting in a supply chain Aggregate planning in a supply chain Sales and operations planning: planning supply and demand in a supply chain Coordination in a supply chain Planning and Managing Inventories in a Supply Chain Managing economies of scale in a supply chain: cycle inventory Managing uncertainty in a supply chain: safety inventory Determining the optimal level of product availability Managing Cross-Functional Drivers in a Supply Chain Sourcing decisions in a supply chain Pricing and revenue management in a supply chain Sustainability and the supply chain Target audience Chief operations officers Supply chain and operations directors, managers, executives, officers and staff. Professional managers in trade and industry, active in logistics or supply chain management, who are interested in opportunities for improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the logistics and supply function of their organizations. Those who are interested in logistics and supply chain management in its broadest sense. Learning outcomes ... [-]
United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
1 week
Campus
Convertas

This course will equip and develop procurement and supply chain professionals to be able to operate diligently and effectively with their supply base, mitigating any risk ... [+]

The ability to effectively manage risks in a supply chain is an absolute must in the skill set of any current supply chain professional.

This course will equip and develop procurement and supply chain professionals to be able to operate diligently and effectively with their supply base, mitigating any risks and maximizing all opportunities to gain competitive advantage in their market place.

This course is highly interactive and includes group discussions, team exercises, case studies, individual and group presentations, videos and summative quizzes. All participants will have several opportunities to apply the advanced knowledge they gained and demonstrate their skills in Supply Chain Risk Management.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
Open Enrollment
Full-time
5 days
Campus
Convertas

This course covers the latest essential practices in forecasting, planning, procurement, transportation, warehousing, and logistics. It covers the Supply Chain Operations ... [+]

This course covers the latest essential practices in forecasting, planning, procurement, transportation, warehousing, and logistics.

It covers the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) framework for continuous performance improvement across the supply chain.

Suppliers are key stakeholders to determine quality and outcome. Proper Management of the supply chain can ensure you to work with supportive suppliers. Implementing supply chain management produces the right output, requiring a major commitment of your own management team.

Objectives Recognize trends and modern practices in supply chain and logistics management Practice forecasting and inventory optimization techniques Appraise item categories and formulate appropriate sourcing strategies Describe the role and objectives of transportation management in logistics Use value adding warehousing techniques Apply the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) framework for management of supply chain performance Who Should Attend ... [-]
United Arab Emirates Dubai
Open Enrollment
Full-time
5 days
Campus
Convertas

This course is developed to address the “research-based” needs of logistics managers, directors and CEOs for supply chain management skills. This comprehensive five-day t ... [+]

This course is developed to address the “research-based” needs of logistics managers, directors and CEOs for supply chain management skills.

This comprehensive five-day training workshop will ensure the effective and efficient use of tendering skills. Suppliers are key stakeholders to determine quality and outcome.

Strategic management of supply chain can ensure you to work with supportive suppliers . Implementing supply chain management produces the right output, requiring major commitment of your own management team.

Objectives Practice effective logistics and supply chain management Conduct analysis and examination of current operations Bring about organizational improvements in supply chain Compare in-house versus outsource hiring Understand the legal framework Manage vendors; monitoring and evaluation Relate costs to milestones Who Should Attend ... [-]
United Arab Emirates Dubai
Open Enrollment
Full-time
5 days
Campus
Universidad EIA

The specialist in Strategic Supply Management will be competent to implement strategies and best practices of the supply chain and relations with suppliers and other comp ... [+]

objective

The specialist in Strategic Supply Management will be competent to implement strategies and best practices of the supply chain and relations with suppliers and other companies, to generate competitive advantages.

Applicant Profile

The program is aimed at professionals interested in developing skills to act as managers or directors of the areas of procurement, supply, operations and commercial, with a view to implementing strategies and best practices of the supply chain, to generate competitive advantages.

Profile of the SpecialistHe is a professional with solid theoretical and practical training in strategic purchasing and supply management, complemented by the negotiation and logistics lines.Personal competencesLeadershipTeamworkCommunicative competenceProfessional competences... [-]
Colombia Envigado
January 2020
Spanish (Colombia)
2 semesters
Campus
Zaragoza Logistics Center

The 13th Ph.D Summer Academy will take place on June, 2020 at the Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC), in Zaragoza, Spain. Linked to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ... [+]

The Ph.D. Summer Academy is an intense period of learning, debating, and discovering the fundamental concepts and recent trends in supply chain management, in addition to meeting your future colleagues and having a great time in Zaragoza, Spain.

The 13th Ph.D. Summer Academy will take place in June 2020 at Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC), in Zaragoza (Spain). Linked to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of Zaragoza, ZLC is a research and educational center located in Spain, with the highest number of European research projects in logistics and the finest master degree in the country.

In addition to being introduced to different topics in the field (Empirical Operations Management Research, Sustainability in Operations Management, Doing Grounded Theory Research, Inventory Management of Perishable Products) by a group of distinguished professors, you will also have the opportunity to meet doctoral students from different institutions and exchange ideas. Although we expect applicants to come from different institutions, countries, and backgrounds, one thing you will all have in common is excellence. You will be selected to be part of a discussion forum of outstanding scholars in the area of logistics and supply chain management.... [-]

Spain Zaragoza
June 2020
Full-time
1 - 2 weeks
Campus
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)

The objective of this program is to acquire a complete vision of the logistics phenomenon and the supply chain, which will allow you to apply the tools and knowledge of t ... [+]

objective

Acquire a complete vision of the logistics phenomenon and the supply chain, which will allow you to apply the tools and knowledge of the seminar in practical cases and in your own company.

Benefits of the programYou will develop the reduction of operating costs.You will work on an improvement for transportation management.You will achieve great efficiency in the distribution.You will acquire a broad knowledge of information technology.You will be able to take the supply chain to the value chain, as well as to create strategies for it.You will learn to carry out strategic and financial planning in the chain.Addressed to

Directors, administrators, executives and technicians responsible for the operation; consultants and managers of the application of design or re-engineering of the supply chain; and professionals or technicians in the area who require knowledge of logistics or industrial distribution.... [-]

Mexico Monterrey Ciudad Juarez
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Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
60 hours
Campus