The Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Online Training Program will introduce you to the fundamental aspects of the supply chain environment, including enterprise resource planning systems and requirement systems. The interrelationships between purchasing, vendor selection, sources of supply, and technology will also be explored in this program. The focus is on management and the skills and resources that a successful manager needs.
Upcoming start dates
- Self-paced Online
Who should attend?
Prerequisite: There are no specific prerequisites for this program. However, basic computer skills, including the ability to navigate the Internet and use e-mail, are required.
- Be familiar with the basics of purchasing and the purchasing environment in the private sector.
- Have an understanding of the various approaches, tools, and strategies used in negotiations.
- Learn the basics of entrepreneurship.
- Understand the basics of marketing management and the strategies involved in developing a marketing plan.
- Become aware of the basic subjects in the field of price and cost analysis from a purchasing and production perspective.
Course delivery details
Requirements: This course must be taken from a PC. There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection (Broadband Internet connection is highly recommended).
You will receive a password and log-in information via email within 3-5 business days of registering for this course. Course materials are included and will be mailed to you within 10 business days. You have 180 days to complete this course. You must make a 70 or higher as your final grade to successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion.
The course fee is $2,295 (USD), which includes the materials for the course. The materials will be mailed within 10 business days.
The certification exam fee is not included in the course fee. You will need to register and take the certification exam from the American Society for Quality (ASQ).
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