Supply Chain, Inventory Control and Operations

The Program in Brief

supply-chainThe program is designed to provide a higher level of competency, confidence and competitiveness in the fields of operations and logistics management. Clients will develop higher skills and efficiency in the usage of computers, the latest Microsoft office applications package, selected modules from ACCPAC as well as the principles and guidelines for planning and implementations processes in a wide range of industries. The course covers all organizational and hierarchical responsibilities with an emphasis on Planning and Control as well as accepted and proven management techniques to provide the highest level of customer service and satisfaction to clients and meaningful Return on Investment to stakeholders.

Prerequisites:

Grade 12 and participants must be adequately proficient in English and Mathematics.

Career Prospects:

Scheduler, Jr. Planner, Jr. Buyer, Expeditor, Inventory Control Clerk, Supervisor/ First Line Manager, Liaison officer in Operations and Logistics

Course Breakdown
  • Computer Fundamentals & Operating Systems (Windows)
  • MS Office 2013 (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint,)
  • Business Communication/ Pre-Employment Strategies (JSTP)
  • Sage ACCPAC General Ledger, Order Entry, Inventory Control, & Purchase Order
  • Strategy and Competition
  • Forecasting Methods
  • Aggregate Planning
  • Introduction to Materials Management
  • Inventory Control Fundamentals & Supply Chain Management
  • Production Planning System
  • Master scheduling
  • Material Requirements Planning, Extensions & Applications
  • Capacity Management, Rough Cut Capacity Planning & Capacity Requirements Planning
  • Production Activity Control & Purchasing
  • Purchasing Management, Order quantities
  • Independent Demand Ordering Systems
  • Physical Inventory & Warehouse Management
  • Project Scheduling
  • The Just In Time Manufacturing Approach & TQM
  • Total Quality Control & Total Preventative Maintenance
  • Theory of Constraints/ Bar Coding
  • Production & Inventory Management Systems
  • SAP Business One SCM/ Production Concepts
  • ERP Enterprise Resources Planning
  • W.H.M.I.S. & Complete Forklift Training (optional) (C.S.A. Standards)