ADVANCE LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT OVERVIEW
Advance logistics and supply chain management course equips managers and practitioners with the concept and practices of SCM which will help them deliver corporate success through a more efficient coordination with their suppliers, and customers. The program has been designed to suit the requirements of managers involved in SCM operational activities like procurement, production planning, logistics planning and sales & distribution planning, and strategic activities like vendor selection and management, SCM network optimization, and product/process re-design for SCM. The role of logistics and supply chain managers is progressively shifting from supply focused to demand focused owing to the increasing competitiveness of the business environment. Further to enable supply chain practitioners comprehend and leverage the business environment as well as equip them with skills to assume greater responsibilities cross-functionally, the program includes topics on fundamental aspects of management theory.
Advance logistics and supply chain management is an IoSCM qualification at Level 5 and is designed to develop knowledge and skills of senior managers in the areas of supply chain chosen by the student. It aims to provide those wishing to move into a senior management position with the skills and knowledge to progress in their career.
IoSCM Level 5 is designed for middle managers looking to further their careers in supply chain management and progress to a senior management position. Students can choose from a range of optional units to study, each one focusing on a different area of supply chain operations. Flexible study options enable students to complete the qualification through a combination of study and submitting evidence of knowledge or previous experience.