Supply Chain Management Courses

Supply Chain Management courses, Inventory Management training courses and more.

Training programmes in the Supply Chain Management section cover skills and competences required for the effective management of the integrated supply chain. In addition to public training courses in KZN a range of programmes are available for in-house delivery, tailored as bespoke training if required.

1. The Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management

  • Gain an understanding of how Supply Chains work.
  • A 3-day course

2. Effective Management of the Performance of your Retail Supply Chains

  • Process analysis and improvement applied to retail supply chain management
  • A 3-day course

3. Inventory and supply chain concepts for the Retail Sector Executive Demand Planning in the Supply Chain – an MBI Masterclass

  • An MBI Masterclass
  • A 3- day course

4. Supply Chain Management – Skills for Current Practitioners

  • Increase productivity and reduce costs by making your supply chain more effective
  • A 3-day course

5. Supply Chain Management

  • Integrate the supply function to deliver competitive advantage and increased profitability.
  • A 5-day course.

6. Demand Planning

  • Forecasting Demand for Improved Business Performance
  • A 2-day Intense Course

7. Sales & Operational Planning (S&OP)

  • Tips and techniques for the integration of business planning
  • A 2-day training course

8. Supply Chain Management for the Retail Sector

  • How retail supply chains work and how to manage them
  • A 3 day course

9. Managing Risk

  • How to mitigate risk to gain competitive advantage.
  • A 5-day Course

10. Leading Complex Change in the Supply Chain.

  • An MBI Masterclass.
  • Understand Change and acquire the key skills to manage and lead change in your organisation and in the supply chain
  • A 2-day Course

11. Stakeholders in the Supply Chains:

  • Managing Expectations, Contributions and Needs:
  • Engage the right people in the right way.
  • A 5-day course.

12. The Retail Supply Chain: Managing those vital relationships

  • Keep the links in the chain strong through effective relationships.
  • A 3- day course

13. Materials Management for Engineering Projects

  • Give your materials specialists the essential knowledge and specialist skills in the supply of materials and equipment for capital expenditure projects.
  • A 5-day course.

14. How to Reduce Inventory Levels – Some Practical Solutions

  • Inventory control techniques, standardisation, variety control, surplus avoidance, catalogue management and other tools and techniques for reducing stock levels, especially for MRO and other slow-moving stock.
  • Apply an integrated strategy to control your stockholdings
  • A 5-day course

15. Practical Materials Storage Management

  • Ensure that stock is available when the customer needs it – and in the best possible condition
  • A 5-day course.

16. Integrated Inventory Management.

  • Take control of your stock across the supply chain
  • A 5-day course.

17. Avoiding The Costs Of Too Much Inventory

  • How to avoid holding excessive stock of Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) spares and equipment.
  • A 3-day Course