Online Course in Supply Chain Management for Public Officials
Brief Description
The Online Course in Supply Chain Management for Public Officials provides you with a better understanding of the principles, regulations and legislation specifically underlying Supply Chain Management (SCM) in the public sector that will enable you to further acquire requisite skills in public finance management and administration.
The course covers topics of SCM principles, systems and resources and how to secure and manage supplier contracts. You will also gain invaluable insights to the elements of SCM in South Africa, including demand, procurement (acquisition), logistics, disposal and performance management, and guidelines to the legislative framework and policies in the public sector.
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing this course, you will have an understanding of:-
•    SCM systems
•    SCM in the public sector
•    the elements of SCM in South Africa
•    demand management
•    acquisition (procurement management
•    logistics management
•    disposal management
•    supply chain performance management
•    supply chain risk management
•    supply chain infrastructure (systems)
•    preferential procurement policy
•    SCM legislative framework in the public sector
•    guidelines and principles of
•    SCM the principles underlying e-commerce
•    supply chain optimisation framework and forecasting
•    supply chain systems and resources in the public sector inventory systems chain management
•    inventory location
•    procurement of bulk services and goods in the public sector
•    customer service
•    management strategies for service delivery
•    implementing service delivery improvement
•    contract and relationship management techniques, tools and philosophies
•    reviewing of the public sector contracts
Course Content
After completion of this course, delegates will have an understanding of:
Module 1: Introduction to Supply Chain   
                  Management(SCM) in the public sector
 Module 2: Principles of SCM
 Module 3: SCM systems and resources
Module 4: Secure and manage supplier contracts
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should be competent in Communication at NQF Level 4.
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Public Administration and Management
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for all supply chain practitioners in the public sector.
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