Advanced Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management
|Course name||Advanced Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management|
|Institution||University of Pretoria, South Africa|
|Location||South Africa, Pretoria|
|Contact information|| |
|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.
|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 by||University of Pretoria|
|Degree name||Certificate of completion or attendance|
|Incentives description|| |
|Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate)||80|
|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 description|| |
Course fee only, cost of living, books and transportation separate
|Course included in analysis||No|