Advanced Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management

Overview

Course name Advanced Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management
Institution University of Pretoria, South Africa
Location South Africa, Pretoria
Website www.ceatup.co.za
Language English
Contact information

info.ce@up.ac.za; sanet.eksteen@up.ac.za

Details

Course objective

The target market for this advanced program includes middle management in areas of Material Supply-, Inventory-, Operational-, Distribution-, and Marketing Management, Information Technology and Production Planning and Control.

Sector Private
General course topics Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail
Specific course topics

Module 1 (Compulsory) - Supply Chain Management including: Strategic alignment & functional design, Customer service management, Supply chain configuration & enablement. Module 2 (Compulsory) - Integrated Resource Planning including: Enterprise resource planning & customer/supplier integration, CPFR. Module 3 (Compulsory) Human Resource Management including: Human resource as a strategic resource & maximising performance, Industrial relations from a economical perspective & change management. Module 4 (Optional) - Procurement Management including: Relationship with business strategy, Demand determination & integration, Negotiation skills & decision support systems, Integration between the logistics functions. Module 5 (Optional) - Manufacturing/Operations Logistics including: Integrating manufacturing & logistics, Total quality management & theory of constraints, Project management. Module 6 (Optional) - Warehousing Management including: Objectives, responsibilities and accountabilities, Warehouse methodologies, location and design, Labour and equipment requirements, Costing & operational control, Key performance indicators & performance improvement. Module 7 (Optional) - Transport Management including: Transport environment & operations, Model selection and inter-model combinations, Vehicle replacement, selection, acquisition, Transport economics & strategies.

Total time commitment 120
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Accredited Yes
Accredited by University of Pretoria
Certificate name Certificate
Degree name Certificate of completion or attendance
Attendance mode In-person
Incentives No
Incentives description

N/A

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 80
Audience Facility Manager
Pre-requisites Yes
Pre-requisites description

Matric, Certificate in Supply Chain Management OR 10 years relevant work experience - application include portfolio of evidence that fundamental knowledge and skills have been acquired OR previous qualifications for evaluation by the assessment panel.

Course fee $3,709
Course fee description

Course fee only, cost of living, books and transportation separate

Discount available No
Course included in analysis No