Purpose

To develop the required knowledge, skills and values of public sector Supply Chain Management practitioners to understand and apply the principles and processes of Supply Chain Management

Target Group

Junior & Middle managers that operate in a Supply Chain Management environment in the public service.

Minimum Requirements for Enrollment

Learners  should ideally have at least Communication  NQF Level 4 and Mathematical Literacy NQF Level 4 or equivalent qualification.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course participants should be able to:

  • Identify and describe the elements of a world class Supply  Chain Management system.
  • Understand the evolution and importance of SCM systems in the Public Sector.
  • Explain and apply legislation relating to SCM, in particular the application of PPPFA.
  • Describe guidelines and principles that enable the operation of sound SCM.
  • Achieve customer-service standards cost effectively through SCM optimization.

Accreditation

This programme is aligned to SAQA Unit Standard: 119345 NQF Level 5 and has a total of 15 credits.

Assessment Approach

At the end of the contact  session learners  complete  a summative  assessment in the form of a portfolio of evidence.

Duration

This course is presented over five (5) working days.

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