Supply Chain Management Fundamentals (Self-Paced Tutorial)

Supply Chain Management Fundamentals (Self-Paced Tutorial)

Master the fundamentals of supply chain management and prepare for internationally recognized certification examinations.
3 Months Access / 24 Course Hrs
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  • Syllabus
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Supply chain management professionals play a key role in capturing customer demands, creating forecasts, developing schedules, ordering and managing inventory, controlling production orders, and maximizing customer satisfaction. This course will help you succeed in the supply chain management field.

You'll master the fundamentals of supply chain management, including customer demand forecasting, master production scheduling (MPS), material requirements planning (MRP), capacity planning, and production activity control (PAC). The course also includes essential information to help you prepare for internationally recognized supply chain and materials management certification examinations.

Enrollment Options:
3 Months Access Course Code: T9624
No Instructor, Start Anytime
$115.00 USD


1 Certification and Systems

2 Sales and Operations Planning

3 An Overview of Forecasting

4 Forecasting Techniques

5 Advanced Forecasting Topics

6 Strategy and the Production Plan

7 Master Production Scheduling

8 Material Requirements Planning

9 Capacity Planning

10 Production Activity Control, Part 1

11 Production Activity Control, Part 2

12 Production Activity Control, Part 3


Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 8 or newer.
  • Mac: macOS 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.


  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.