This online course explores the principles of supply and value chain management. You’ll examine the strategies, best practices, risks and opportunities of this discipline that is critically important to companies that want to optimize manufacturing costs and maximize profits.
Sustainability expert Dr. Jeffrey Seay begins with an overview of what a supply chain is, how it works, the importance of matching supply and demand and stumbling blocks within the supply chain to keep on your radar. You’ll also address supply chain management—its different features and principles, key issues that drive sustainability, and customer/supplier relationships.
This course may be taken as part of the AIChE Credential for Sustainability Professionals (ACSP). More info
After taking this course, you’ll be able to:
Any chemical engineer who would benefit from a more thorough understanding of the basic principles of supply chain management, especially those working in:
Module 1: Introduction to Supply Chain Management
Module 2: Understanding Supply and Demand
Module 3: Distribution Networks
Module 4: Supplier Relationship Management
Module 5: Customer Relationship Management
Module 6: Establishing Partnerships
Module 7: Supply Chain and Sustainability
Module 8: Implementing a Supply Chain
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