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Best Online Courses in Supply Chain Management 2019

A course is an educational program that can last from a couple weeks to several months. Some courses provide a general outline of a topic, while others are highly focused. Online courses are offered over the internet, allowing students to enjoy more flexibility in their educational paths.

What is an online course in supply chain management? Supply chain management is the creation and implementation of systems that move products and merchandise from their original manufacturers to their ultimate purchasers. This process involves a number of logistical and financial hurdles, and people who work in supply chain management are concerned with overcoming these hurdles. Ultimately, the goal of the discipline is to maximize efficiency, minimize costs and keep customers happy.

Supply chain management courses help strengthen organization and financial planning skills. The skills learned in these courses can not only prepare you for a rewarding career, but they can also improve your daily life by helping you develop more productive habits.

The price of any supply chain management course depends on the length of the course, the school that is offering it and whether or not it is part of a longer program. To find out how much one of these courses might cost you, you should speak to the financial offices of the schools you want to attend.

Most people who study supply chain management opt for careers in business. There are many facets to the discipline, so it can be applied in many ways. For example, people with finance backgrounds may wish to focus on bringing costs down while increasing revenue for their companies. Others may find it more fulfilling to focus on the logistical aspects of the supply chain, improving processes so businesses expend fewer resources and less time to complete orders.

If you want to help develop a more efficient marketplace, then supply chain management may be a great field for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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ADEN Business School

This program trains on the importance of logistics management and supply chain in its conception of planning and management of critical enterprise resources, as a contrib ... [+]

This program trains on the importance of logistics management and supply chain in its conception of planning and management of critical enterprise resources, as a contribution to the efficiency, profitability and create competitive advantage by adding value, reducing costs and increasing level of service received by the customer.

Throughout completed the participant will develop the skills to become the leader of the supply chain, with solid knowledge, tools and skills to implement effective management of the supply chain making a qualitative and quantitative contribution to the competitiveness of the company .

Upon completion of the graduate may audit, monitoring, budgeting, forecasting from an economic, equity and financial standpoint, the operation of the company, as well, designing new lines of work, designing the product, information management and flows financial involved throughout the entire actual process from the supplier to the end customer.... [-]

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February 2019
Part-time
Online
Agribusiness Academy

New consumer behavior can very quickly leave retailers behind; from diets to new purchasing channels, businesses must stay on top of consumer trends. Part of the problem ... [+]

Overview

New consumer behavior can very quickly leave retailers behind; from diets to new purchasing channels, businesses must stay on top of consumer trends. Part of the problem is that staying on top of trends through traditional education can become as quickly outdated.

Do you feel out of touch with consumer behaviors and trends? Could that leave your business underperforming? If so, this course is designed to keep you up-to-date, including expert coaching on the latest trends.

This certificate is tailored for professionals and graduates in the food and agribusiness sector. Through coaching and support, we are able to accept learners of varying experience and education on to the course.... [-]

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6 - 8 weeks
Online
Agribusiness Academy

Sourcing and logistics in a sustainable way aren’t easy, but it is right. Failing to do so will leave a business struggling, even if it appears to be doing well in the sh ... [+]

Overview

Sourcing and logistics in a sustainable way aren’t easy, but it is right. Failing to do so will leave a business struggling, even if it appears to be doing well in the short-term. Finding a course dedicated to helping sourcing and logistics professionals would have previously been a difficult task.

Are you concerned that you’re adding too much risk in your sourcing just for short-term financial gain? Have you developed the wrong strategies or you’re struggling to find necessary improvements? If so, this course is perfect for and even includes expert one-to-one coaching to help you identify problems and quickly develop new strategies.

This certificate is tailored for professionals and graduates in the food and agribusiness sector. Through coaching and support, we are able to accept learners of varying experience and education on to the course.... [-]

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6 - 8 weeks
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FutureLearn

Every product that we use today is the result of a supply chain - a complex series of steps that turn raw materials into the final products we use and everything related ... [+]

Every product that we use today is the result of a supply chain - a complex series of steps that turn raw materials into the final products we use and everything related to this. Managing these supply chains have become more and more a challenge, especially with all modern technologies and today's trends. The 24-hour economy, fast delivery of goods to your home, wanting to have customized products and of course, the focus on sustainability is a few of these trends. In this course, you will learn why managing supply chains are important and challenging. It is a key activity for both large multi-national companies as well as for small businesses. We’ll find out how to design supply chains that meet future economic, environmental and social requirements, asking questions such as:... [-]

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January 2019
Part-time
6 weeks
Online
FutureLearn

We no longer only buy products or experience services in physical spaces. We now often buy in-store and online using a laptop, a phone and even a watch. This course demys ... [+]

We no longer only buy products or experience services in physical spaces. We now often buy in-store and online using a laptop, a phone and even a watch. This course demystifies the omnichannel experience and explores how omnichannel retail and supply chains have changed the production and consumption experience for both enterprises and consumers.

Understand Omni-channel retailing

We trace the evolution of the retail purchase from physical acts or transactions through to multi-channel online purchasing. Today’s technology-driven virtual and physical worlds enable transactions anytime anywhere and to anyone. We will explore how the omnichannel world differs from multichannel retailing, and how businesses can adopt omnichannel approaches to the production of goods and services.... [-]

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Open Enrollment
Part-time
3 weeks
Online