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Advanced Supply Chain Management

London Corporate Training Ltd
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2 weeks
Company-Specific / In-House
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Course description

Businessman-London Corporate TrainingAdvanced Supply Chain Management - In-House

This advanced in-house training course in Supply Chain Management has been designed to cover the essential aspects of Procurement operations management and Supply Chain supervision.

The training enables delegates to appreciate the key features, both operational and financial of effective supply chains and apply global best practice strategies within their own environment. By completing this training course, delegates will be able to develop cost and operational efficiency initiatives for each component of the supply chain, whilst effectively managing inventory and warehouse efficiency strategies.

In addition, the training covers implementation tactics of quality, environmental and safety standards, which will enable participants to make informed financial and operational decisions regarding supply chain operations. At the end of the course, delegates will have the premises to equip their organisations with global best practice strategies in supply chain management and effectively contribute to the profitability of their organisations.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This training course is designed for:

  • Warehouse and supply chain management practitioners
  • Procurement and Purchasing professionals
  • Transport Managers
  • Professionals in Logistics Functions
  • Warehouse and distribution managers and supervisors
  • Material handling supervisors
  • This course is also suitable for commercial management, who are looking to obtain leading edge supply chain efficiencies and competitive edge for themselves and their organization and those who need to develop their understanding about Supply Chain Management

Training Course Content

This Advanced Supply Chain Management course will cover:

Understanding the Supply Chain

  • Overview of supply chain functions within the organisation
  • Supply chain management definitions
  • The golden rules of supply chain management
  • Supply chain models and types
  • The global supply chain and integration

Role and importance of the Integrated Supply Chain

  • Fundamentals of Procurement
  • Fundamentals of Logistics
  • Fundamentals of Warehouse Management
  • Fundamentals of Transportation
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Strategy

Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)

  • Introduction to the principles of SRM
  • The importance of the buyer/supplier relationship
  • Developing the SRM strategy
  • Collaboration and joint working
  • Motivating suppliers and continuous improvement

Goals and objectives of Supplier Management

  • Key roles and responsibilities
  • Identify and agree deliverables from suppliers
  • Aligning the goals with the procurement strategy
  • Involving the relevant stakeholders
  • Identifying risks and their impact/probability

The Strategic Warehouse

  • Defining the role and responsibilities of the warehouse function
  • Utilizing the supply chain compass within the warehouse
  • Space allocation and product driven category management strategies
  • Inventory management strategies – including optimum stock levels, obsolete/slow moving stock
  • Effective forecasting and planning

Strategic Management of Inventory and all types of Stock

  • Inventory classification and audits – ABC analysis or the 80/20 rule
  • Implementing leading edge strategies – MRP, JIT, Kaizen, and Kanban
  • Effective forecasting and peak demand planning
  • Inventory cost reduction techniques
  • Effectively managing inventory risk

Logistics and Supply Chain Strategy

  • The processes and activity mix - costs, customer expectations and strategy
  • Logistics planning levels and making tactical decisions.
  • Logistics and customer relations - defining the optimum service level
  • Logistics concerns about service variability and constraints
  • Logistics information and management information systems

Supply Chain Risk Management

  • Understanding the various risks in the supply chain
  • Identifying supply chain instabilities and risks
  • How to reduce supply chain risks
  • Using risk management tools and techniques
  • Supply chain resilience

Supplier Management

  • Transforming the supplier relationship
  • Supplier evaluation criteria
  • Appropriate supplier methodologies
  • Total Cost Approach
  • Shrinking the supplier base

Expenses

The cost of this in-house varies based on number of participants, location and other factors. Request information for a training quote

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London Corporate Training - Professional Training Courses

London Corporate Training have been established in the education, consulting and training industries for two decades. They work as a training team from their head office in London and aim to ensure all of their course participants receive the highest...


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London Corporate Training
3 Shortlands, Hammersmith
W6 8DA London

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