OVERVIEW

This course will enable you to assimilate knowledge and apply skills in a FMCG context that will not only improve your understanding but will enable you to identify ways to improve a supply chain’s effectiveness

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IS THIS COURSE FOR YOU?

This course is aimed at experienced managers in a function within an FMCG Supply Chain who has ambitions to follow a career path supply chain management and requires a holistic understanding of an integrated FMCG Supply chain.

COURSE OUTCOMES

Explore all the elements of the FMCG supply chain in terms of:

  • The integration of the elements and the efficiency of the whole supply chain
  • Importance of strategic sourcing
  • Effective production and operations planning, replenishment management, inventory Management and quality control systems
  • Construct strategies for lean manufacturing in order to eliminate waste and become more effective and competitive
  • The importance of outbound to customer management systems and the need for effective demand management
  • Supply chain relationships and the importance of alignment of supply chains and the management of costs and financing during sourcing and contracting
  • Solving problems, understand different decision-making styles, apply risk management techniques prior to implementing a solution
  • Analysing trends and events that will impact on supply chains into the future

COURSE CONTENT

This course is aimed at experienced managers in a function within an FMCG Supply Chain who has ambitions to follow a career path supply chain management and requires a holistic understanding of an integrated FMCG Supply chain.

WEEK 1 | Orientation Online Introduction

WEEK 2 | Module 1 Supply Chain Management, Overview, Strategy and Design

WEEK 3 | Module 2 Procurement Management

WEEK 4 | Module 3 Production and Inventory Management

WEEK 5 | Module 4 Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement

WEEK 6 | Module 5 Route to Market and Managing Demand

WEEK 7 | Module 6 Relationship and Contract Management

WEEK 8 | Module 7 Performance, Optimisation and Trends for the Future

WEEK 9 Project Finalise Action Learning Project

WEEK 10 Wrap Up Submit final assessment

HOW IT WORKS

  • Register Optimum Portal
  • Username and Password
  • Instant Access
  • Downloadable content
  • Work offline, upload online
  • Etc

COURSE CONTENT

Online Portal
Study Guide
Portal Guide
Learning Plan
Video Lessons
Micro Learning
Online Tutoring
Self Study
Practise Exercises
Case Studies
Discussion Forum
Quizzes
Action Learning
Certification

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COURSE CONTENT

Computer/Laptop
Cellphone/Email for notifications and communication
Reliable broadband internet access
A PDF viewer (e.g. Adobe Acrobat)
Microsoft Word/Pages (ability to export documents as PDF files)
A web browser (latest version) e.g
ETC

MEET …

ONLINE TUTOR
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COURSE MANAGER
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ONLINE TUTOR

COURSE MANAGER