Supply Chain Planning: Introduction


Course name Supply Chain Planning: Introduction
Institution Institute for Supply Management
Location Online
Language English
Contact information

Karen Collins, CPSM, C.P.M., A.P.P.


Phone: (800) 888-6276 x3123


Course objective

Provides an overview of the entire supply chain planning process. Begins with the explanation of a supply chain and how supply chains are managed. The course exposes participants to the environment, basic concepts and terminology used in demand planning, inventory planning, master planning, detail production scheduling, material planning, distribution planning, fulfillment planning, and related components of a supply chain.

Sector Private
General course topics One logistics function in great detail
Specific course topics

Role of supply chain planning in bringing value to customers, Components of supply chain planning and how they deliver value, Demand planning, Supply planning, Production planning, Integration into operational functions, Integration into strategic functions, and Metrics that measure the operational effectiveness of the planning process.

Focus commodity Not indicated
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Not specified
Attendance mode Online
Incentives Not Specified
Incentives description


Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Open Enrollment
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Pre-requisites description


Course fee $150
Course fee description

online course only

Discount available No
Discount description

Please contact the course host for this information.

Course included in analysis No