Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Course

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The supply chain is a crucial part of any business’ success. Optimizing the flow of products and services as they are planned, sourced, made, delivered, and returned can give your business an extra competitive edge. 
This  course will introduce you to the basic concepts of supply chain management, including the basic flow, core models, supply chain drivers, key metrics, benchmarking techniques, and ideas for taking your supply chain to the next level. 
This  course covers:
·      Define supply chain management and logistics
·      Explain the vertical integration and virtual integration models
·      Understand the stages in the basic supply chain flow
·      Identify participants in the supply chain
·      Recognize supply chain drivers and ways to optimize them
·      Align supply chain strategy with business strategy
·      Determine what metrics to track and how to benchmark the related data
·      Troubleshoot basic supply chain problems
·      Identify ways to develop your supply chain, such as using third-party logistics providers (3PL’s), insourcing processes, developing sustainable and eco-friendly strategies, leveraging process improvement strategies, and adopting new techniques
 
Topics:
The Evolution of the Supply Chain
The Basic Supply Chain Structure
Supply Chain Drivers
Aligning Your Supply Chain with Business Strategy
Managing Supply Chain Risks
Tracking and Evaluating Supply Chain Data
Troubleshooting Supply Chain Problems
Sharing Supply Chain Activities
Sustainable Supply Chain Strategies
Applying Lean Techniques to the Supply Chain
The Future of Supply Chain Management



The supply chain is a crucial part of any business’ success. Optimizing the flow of products and services as they are planned, sourced, made, delivered, and returned can give your business an extra competitive edge. 
This  course will introduce you to the basic concepts of supply chain management, including the basic flow, core models, supply chain drivers, key metrics, benchmarking techniques, and ideas for taking your supply chain to the next level. 
This  course covers:
·      Define supply chain management and logistics
·      Explain the vertical integration and virtual integration models
·      Understand the stages in the basic supply chain flow
·      Identify participants in the supply chain
·      Recognize supply chain drivers and ways to optimize them
·      Align supply chain strategy with business strategy
·      Determine what metrics to track and how to benchmark the related data
·      Troubleshoot basic supply chain problems
·      Identify ways to develop your supply chain, such as using third-party logistics providers (3PL’s), insourcing processes, developing sustainable and eco-friendly strategies, leveraging process improvement strategies, and adopting new techniques
 
Topics:
The Evolution of the Supply Chain
The Basic Supply Chain Structure
Supply Chain Drivers
Aligning Your Supply Chain with Business Strategy
Managing Supply Chain Risks
Tracking and Evaluating Supply Chain Data
Troubleshooting Supply Chain Problems
Sharing Supply Chain Activities
Sustainable Supply Chain Strategies
Applying Lean Techniques to the Supply Chain
The Future of Supply Chain Management