|Full Certification / Module||
Full Certification, Module 1 – Planning: A Critical Discipline for a Successful Supply Chain, Module 2 – Inventory in Planning, Module 3 – Customer Relationship Management, Module 4 – Sales and Operations Planning, Module 5 – Forecasting and Demand Management, Module 6 – Statistics and Problem Solving, Module 7 – Production Planning, Module 8 – Material and Capacity planning, Module 9 – Lean and TOC Thinking in Planning, Module 10 – Supplier Relationship Management
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- About the Certification
- Why this Certification?
- The Difference
- Certification Outline
- Career Prospects
About the Certification
8 – 10 Months
4 – 6 Hours a Week
$70 / Module
$650 for the entire Certification
Why this Certification?
This certification is important for anyone working in an operational environment and who is responsible for the demand planning and forecasting function within the business. This certification covers new thinking on this subject and provides you with all you need to know to be successful at your job.
Planning and scheduling are what the makes the supply chain work. Without these critical skills, we would not be able to reach the ultimate goal of meeting customer demand. Demand planning, forecasting, material management, resource management are the skills needed in every successful supply chain.
Becoming a SupplyChainSmart student means you join a global network of students, facilitators and support personnel, all ready and committed to helping you through your studies. All our certifications are fully accredited with recognition in over 145 countries. Our content is created by expert developers in conjunction with leaders of industry.
This certification will give you the grounding you need to take your education and your career to the next level. There are 10 modules to be completed to gain certification in this field. Each module has 8 lessons, 8 quizzes and 4 practical assignments which need to be submitted.
In order to guarantee good inventory management practice, there is need to focus on sound demand planning and forecasting. With this certification, you can look for a job as a demand planner, inventory analyst, and inventory control manager, to name a few. With a SupplyChainSmart certification, you open a gateway to a fulfilling career.
Successful completion will lead to the
Global Operational Forecasting and Planning Practitioner Certification, fully accredited by the IABFM.
Over the duration of your studies, you will cover these modules:
Module 1 – Planning: A Critical Discipline for a Successful Supply Chain
Module 2 – Inventory in Planning
Module 3 – Customer Relationship Management
Module 4 – Sales and Operations Planning
Module 5 – Forecasting and Demand Management
Module 6 – Statistics and Problem Solving
Module 7 – Production Planning
Module 8 – Material and Capacity planning
Module 9 – Lean and TOC Thinking in Planning
Module 10 – Supplier Relationship Management
On successful completion of this certification, these are just some of the career options to look forward to:
- Demand Manager
- Logistics Planner
- Forecasting Manager
- Materials Planning Supervisor
- Production Scheduler
- Master Production Scheduler