SCM: Introduction, Forecasting and Acquisition Management

Learning Unit 1: Introduction to Supply Chain Management
Learning Unit 2: Forecasting and Demand
Learning Unit 3: Acquisition Management
Learning Unit 4: Manage Supplier Contracts

Who should Attend ?

This skills programme is designed for the public sector and is aimed at:
• individuals who will be involved in supply chain management, demand and acquisition management; and
• department and organisation managers.


What are the benefits ?

The benefits of this skills programme include:
• cost reductions;
• simplified processes;
• improved communication with Cost Centres and service providers;
• improved use and rotation of the database of potential suppliers;
• improved ability to reach organisational objectives;
• compliance with legislation and policies; and
• improved turnaround time.


Duration

Four day contact session combined with practical workplace experience.


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Aligned Unit Standards

UnitIDTitleNQF LevelCredits
119345Apply principles, regulations and legislation underlying supply chain management in the public sector515
Scheduled Venues and Dates

RegionDates
Gauteng 03 Aug 20-06 Aug 20
02 Nov 20-05 Nov 20
18 Jan 21-21 Jan 21
15 Feb 21-18 Feb 21
23 Mar 21-26 Mar 21
03 May 21-06 May 21
26 Jul 21-29 Jul 21
20 Sep 21-23 Sep 21
22 Nov 21-25 Nov 21
KwaZulu-Natal 22 Jun 20-25 Jun 20
01 Dec 20-04 Dec 20
Online 13 Jul 20-16 Jul 20
03 Aug 20-06 Aug 20
01 Dec 20-04 Dec 20
Entry Requirements

The credit calculation in the relevant unit standard is based on the assumption that learners are competent in:
•communication (NQF level 4).