Overview Supply Chain Management - Deliver Course
|Course name||Overview Supply Chain Management - Deliver Course|
|Contact information|| |
Ms. Estelle Victor or Ms. Nadia Dos Santos
S BUYS ACADEMY
Private Bag X2057, Carletonville, South Africa, 2500
Tel: +27 18 788 2075
Fax: +27 86 523 3612
|Course objective|| |
At the end of this course, participants will be able to assess stock status, improve storage and warehousing conditions, and serve as an advocate for logistics and implement change in their own systems.
|General course topics||Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail (logistics, LMIS, Assessing Stock status, Max-Min inventory control systems, product selection, quantification, procurement, storage distribution, monitoring/evaluation of health commodities and health supply chains)|
|Specific course topics|| |
Participants will engage in a range of activities, including simulation, case study, field trip, demonstrations, and exercises which will provide participants with the opportunity to increase their knowledge and skills in topics such as:
-Logistics Management Information Systems
-Inventory Control Systems
-Storage & Quality Assurance
-Logistics System Assessment, Monitoring & Evaluation
-Interrelationship of Policy and Supply Chain
-Basic quantification and procurement planning
The exact content of the course will be adapted to address the needs of participants specific to the health programs with which they work.
|Focus commodity||Health, including RH|
|Accredited by||Not indicated - please contact the course host for this information.|
|Attendance description|| |
This course will take place in Potchestroom, South Africa.
It will be held October 16-23 (6 days).
|Incentives description|| |
Please contact the course host
|Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate)||100|
|Pre-requisites description|| |
Please contact the course host
|Course fee description|| |
Participants will be required to pay US$ 1, 500.00 to cover
tuition, training material, conference facilities and lunch.
Please note: all other expenses, including accommodation,
breakfast, dinner, visas, traveling expenses and incidentals are for the participant’s own account and responsibility to arrange.
|Discount description|| |
|Course included in analysis||No|
|Additional comments|| |
This course will be held in Potchestroom, South Africa.
It will be held Oct. 16-23, 2013.
Individuals who are responsible for planning, managing, or monitoring family planning, AIDS prevention and treatment or other health commodity logistics systems at the national level, either in the public or private sector. Specific responsibilities may include:
-Plans, implements, and/or assists with activities designed to strengthen the supply chain
-Provides technical assistance on logistics
-Uses information for planning and managing programs
-Improves product availability
-Responsible for the completion and receipt of LMIS records/reports
-Determines order quantities
-Responsible for the storage and distribution of health commodities
-Assesses stock status at local and/or national levels
This course is also highly relevant for in-country managers from donor agencies that provide health
The course will be conducted in English.