Supply Chain Management


Course name Supply Chain Management
Institution African eDevelopment Resource Centre
Location Kenya, Nairobi
Language English


Course objective

Understand the supply chain, Designing and managing a supply chain, Identifying weak links in a supply chain, Calculating risks in a supply chain, Selecting suppliers, Procurement, techniques including e-Procurement, TQM (total quality management) and JIT (just in time) concepts and their application in supply chain management

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

The Evolution of SCM and latest trends, The Role of Procurement/Purchasing in SCM, The Role of Logistics in SCM, SCM and its impact on ROI (return on investment), TQM (total quality management) in Manufacturing and Service Delivery. TQM  and the Tools of Quality Control, TQM and Benchmarking, JIT (just in time) Philosophy- applicable to every organization, JIT and the elimination of waste along supply chains

Total time commitment 32
Focus commodity Not indicated
Accredited Yes
Accredited by International Trade Centre, Directorate of Industrial Training
Certificate name Not specified
Attendance mode In-person
Incentives Not Specified
Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Practitioner
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Course fee description

Course fee information not provided – please contact the course host for this information.

Discount available No
Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

option to hold on site courses for groups of 10 or more.