Master Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management
|Course name||Master Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management|
|Institution||University of Pretoria, South Africa|
|Location||South Africa, Pretoria|
|Contact information|| |
|Course objective|| |
Equip top-level managers with the skills to participate in the strategic management of the supply chain a multi disciplinary team. The course is aimed at providing highly skilled managers with conceptual and strategic skills in a field where critical shortages exist at this level.
|General course topics||Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail|
|Specific course topics|| |
Module 1 - Integrated Logistics Planning, including: Managing supply chain & design planning hierarchy and Project Management & scheduling. Module 2 - Inbound Logistics, including: Procurement & product development and Commercial law aspect of logistics. Module 3 - Inventory Management, including: Inventory management & supply chain simulation and Supply chain effects & investment decisions. Module 4 - Operations Logistics, including: MRP 1 & MRP2, MPS, APS logic & demand management, JIT/Kanban, Theory of constraints, Fundamentals and functionality of ERP systems, Total quality- and logistics management and Throughput- delivery time studies in complex production environment. Module 5 - Distribution Logistics, including: Distribution cost control, Operational research of warehousing and transport, Physical distribution, DRP & control and Economic trade off?s & warehouse location. Module 6 - Supply Chain and Marketing Integration, including: SCM and channel integration, EDI & network integration, Strategic & global distribution logistics, ECR & value chain analysis, Strategic & services & consumer marketing and Interfaces between marketing and logistics. Module 7 - Facilities Design & Reverse Logistics, including: Warehouse layout & storage design and Material handling & reverse logistics. Module 8 - Integration, Organisation and Implementation, including: LIRA game & SC Simulation, Organising for effective logistics, Corporate culture, change and integral project management, Selection of the appropriate logistics decision support system and Case study on logistics diagnostic systems.
|Total time commitment||224|
|Focus commodity||Any or other commodity|
|Accredited by||University of Pretoria|
|Degree name||Certificate of completion or attendance|
|Incentives description|| |
|Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate)||85|
|Pre-requisites description|| |
Delegates should have an advanced Certificate in Supply Chain Management or a Bachelors degree in Logistics or in Transport Economics.
|Course fee description|| |
Course fee only, cost of living, books and transportation separate
|Course included in analysis||No|