Managing the Supply Chain


Course name Managing the Supply Chain
Institution Bioforce Institute
Location France
Language English
Contact information

Laure Viviès,,

0033 4 72 89 74 71 (afternoons only)


Course objective

To conduct proactively and efficiently a supply operation understand the supply environment and the role of the supply chain in a humanitarian context :

- Analyse the context,

- Anticipate the needs and put them into a logistics response,

- Organize, coordinate and follow-up information and equipment flows (with other internal and external actors),

- Understand humanitarian purchase procedures and their implementation (International Supply characteristics),

- Implement purchase and negotiation techniques,

- Identify risks related to purchase and implement relevant control systems,

- Understand storage purpose and good warehouse management practice,

- Organise the physical set-up and administrative management of a warehouse,

- Implement reliable and adequate transport in regard to context,

- Communicate, report and build learning around planned and achieved activities.

Sector NGO
General course topics One logistics function in great detail
Focus commodity Not indicated
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Certificate
Attendance mode In-person
Incentives No
Incentives description


Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Facility Manager
Pre-requisites Yes
Pre-requisites description

Please contact the course host for this information.

Course fee $2,731
Discount available No
Discount description


Course included in analysis No