|Course Level||Level 1 Award|
|Endorsed By||Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||60 Hours Approx|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to introduce this exclusive, fully endorsed Level 1 Certificate in Supply Chain Management and Logistics! If you’ve been considering an investment in your long-term career, now’s the time to get started! Study the roles and responsibilities of supply chain personnel, building the skills, knowledge and confidence to pursue your goals! Find out how supply chain efficiency contributes to the success and prosperity of almost every business worldwide, as you work your way towards Level 1 Supply Chain Management Certification! Take that first important step towards a rewarding career for life, with the committed support of your personally-assigned tutor from start to finish!
Why Study Supply Chain Management?
The value of studying supply chain management lies in the growing demand for qualified personnel worldwide. Supply chain and distribution managers have always played a key role in the success and prosperity of larger businesses. Today, almost every business counts on a long line of third-parties to fuel its operations. The advancement of online operations in particular has intensified the importance of logistics and supply chain management. All resulting in record-demand for the skills and general acumen of qualified professionals. In a nutshell, there has never been a better time to consider a career in supply chain management.
Our introductory Level 1 Supply Chain Management Short Courses(part time) are ideal for newcomers, with no specific skills or knowledge required. Get to know the art of effective purchasing and supply chain management over two detailed modules:
Unit 1: What is Supply Chain Management?
The first module provides and in-depth introduction to the functions, objectives and mechanics of contemporary supply chain operations. Candidates learn how and why supply chains operate in a structured and regimented manner, while exploring the roles and responsibilities of key supply chain personnel. The business-wide benefits of efficient supply chain management are also detailed and discussed.
Unit 2: Planning & Sourcing Operations
Concluding the course, module two details the importance of accurate planning and forecasting. Tools and techniques for improving the accuracy of forecasts are examined, along with the concept of aggregate planning and the consequences of inaccurate/ineffective planning processes.
Paying in Instalments: £120 (Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 10
Each Instalment: £10
Pay in Full: (£35 Discount) £85
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 1 Award against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
Qualified supply chain managers enjoy the freedom to work in almost any sector and location worldwide. Demand for the skills, talents and general input of key supply chain personnel is only set to intensify over the coming years. Typical job titles in the field include purchasing manager, production assistant, consultant, analyst, materials manager, warehouse manager and many more besides. Entry-level newcomers can expect to start at around the £20,000 mark, with more senior management personnel earning in excess of £50,000.