Supply Chain Management

Course Description

Course Outline

Day 1/2 Module Course Objective:

  • Definition of Supply Chain
  • Objectives of Supply Chain Management
  • Definition of SCM terms
  • Relationship of SCM to Logistics
  • Supply Chain Building Blocks

Day 3/4 Module Introduction to Supply Chain MGT.

  • Learning Objectives
  • Importance of Supply Chain Management
  • Supply chain Management Goals
  • Elements of Supply Chain
  • Types of Flow in SCM

Day 5/6 Module Inventory Management

  • Inventory Management Definition
  • Purposes/ Types / Nature of Inventory Management
  • Inventory Control System
  • Functions of Inventory Management
  • Objectives Of Inventory Control

Day 6/7 Module Procurement

  • Definition of Procurement
  • Difference between Procurement/ Purchasing
  • Procurement Life Cycle
  • Vendor Methods Selection Process
  • Strategic Planning Techniques

Day 8/9 Module Negotiation and Contracting

  • Objectives of Negotiation
  • Definition of Negotiation
  • Features of Negotiation
  • Types of Negotiation

Day 10/11 Module Warehousing

  • Definition of Warehouse/ Warehousing
  • Warehouse Functions/ Operations
  • Warehousing Process
  • Warehouse Elements
  • Warehouse Management

Day 11 Module Warehousing

  • Materials Handling Equipments
  • Types of Materials Handling
  • Bar Codes and Scanning