Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM) Module
|Course name||Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM) Module|
|Institution||APICS - The Association for Operations Management|
|Contact information|| |
APICS Customer Service
1-800-444-2742 or 1-773-867-1777
|Course objective|| |
This module will teach participants business wide concepts, demand planning, transformation of demand into supply, and supply. It covers manufacturing, distribution, service, and retail industries. This includes the fundamental relationships in the design, planning, execution, monitoring, and control that occur.
|General course topics||Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail|
|Specific course topics|| |
-Understanding basic business wide concepts, including understanding various supply chain environments
-Managing demand, including markets and customer expectations
-Designing products, processes, and information systems
-Understanding supply issues including inventory costs, functions, and metrics
|Total time commitment||36|
|Focus commodity||Any or other commodity|
|Degree name||This course counts towards a certificate in APICS CPIM - Certified in Production & Inventory Management. Participants would need to complete the other modules in oder to receive a certificate.|
|Incentives description|| |
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|Pre-requisites description|| |
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|Discount description|| |
APICS Members save $130. The member price is $450.
|Course included in analysis||No|
|Additional comments|| |
In order to get the certificate participants need to complete: Basics of Supply Chain Management, Master Planning of Resources, Detailed Scheduling and Planning, Execution and Control of Operations, and strategic Management of Resources.