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Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM)

August 01, 2017 5:30 PM MDT to October 10, 2017 8:00 PM MDT
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Tucson Chapter of APICS
2030 E Broadway Blvd Suite 216
Tucson, AZ 85719
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BASICS OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT (BSCM)

This course covers the basic concepts in managing the flow of materials through the entire chain from the initial supplier to the end user. It introduces the basic concepts, terminology, and techniques involved in the operations management processes. Knowledge of the material in the Basics module is assumed as a prerequisite to the other CPIM modules. This course is also appropriate for individuals seeking an overview of the operations management process. 

The examination committee has organized the tested body of knowledge into four domains:

Businesswide Concepts

Organization Fundamentals- elements of the supply chain & organization dynamics
Operating Environments- definitions, choices, and impacts
Financial Fundamentals- statements, cost categories and analysis
Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) 
Lean/JIT 
Quality Management Systems 
Theory of Constraints 
Impact of Environment on System Design

Demand Management

Market Driven- customers, competition and economic and regulatory policy
Customer Expectations & Definition of Value
Customer Relationship Management
Demand Planning ? sources of independent demand and forecast management

Transformation of Demand into Supply

Design
Capacity Management
Planning - purposes, inputs and outputs
Execution and control
Performance measurements ? strategic, tactical, and operational

Supply

Inventory
Purchasing
Physical Distribution Systems

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Tucson Chapter of APICS
2030 E Broadway Blvd Suite 216
Tucson, AZ 85719

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