ABOUT THIS COURSE
This certificate provides the fundamental knowledge and skills to begin a career in logistics and supply chain management. You will learn the basics of the supply chain, distribution and logistics functions and acquire the necessary strategies and tactics to productively manage these critical company roles.
Complete the following:
- Supply Chain Management Fundamentals
- Distribution and Logistics Management
- Purchasing Fundamentals
Learn about the exciting field of operations and supply chain management (OSCM) from the ground up. This foundational course introduces such key topics as strategy, Six Sigma quality and lean supply chains. You\’ll learn key elements of project management, facilities layout, logistics and forecasting. Your instructor and guest speakers, all practising professionals, will keep you up to date on careers, certification and current trends in the field.
WHAT YOU\’LL LEARN
Know about operations and supply chain management (OSCM) and how it developed over time.
List the parameters of a sustainable supply chain strategy.
Identify features of Total Quality Management, Six Sigma and lean supply chains.
Know the tools and techniques used in forecasting, capacity management, logistics and facilities layout.