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Introduction to Supply Chain Principles

Course Overview

The proper management of inventory, the planning process, manufacturing, distribution management, logistics, processes, and the purchasing function are fundamental to a successful supply chain. This course covers key concepts and terms to start building a working knowledge of the methods, techniques, and language of operations management and supply chain management.

Course Format

Courses are delivered entirely online. Content includes readings, videos, and brain-boosting activities to help you retain your new knowledge. Try it on desktop, tablet, or mobile—interactive study tools work either way. You do not need to complete the full module in one sitting. Make progress in this course at your own pace.

Included Modules:

  • Introduction to Distribution and Logistics (PDL02) 
  • Introduction to Manufacturing Management (PMM02)
  • Introduction to Planning (POP02)
  • Introduction to Process and Operations (PMO02)
  • Introduction to Inventory Management (PIM02)
  • Introduction to Purchasing and Procurement (PIM08)

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