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CSCP (Certified Supply Chain Professional) Course

June 06, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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IGT Training Center, Communication Corner - IGT
9295 Prototype Dr.
Reno , NV 89521
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Please contact Tim Lacombe, Lynette Linter, or Rick Leach if interested in this course.

When: Thursdays - June 6th to September 5th (13 Weeks - No Class July 4th)

Location: IGT Training Center, Communication Corner - 9295 Prototype Dr, Reno, NV 89521, Reno, NV

Instructor: Tim Lacombe, CSCP

Cost: $TBD

This CSCP exam preparation courses provides a structured and collaborative learning environment for candidates to successfully learn the material presented in the CSCP courseware and prepare for the exam.  The course consists of 13 weeks of class time – one session a week for three hours.

The updated exam reflects critical changes in the marketplace and in the evolving roles and responsibilities of operations and supply chain managers. For accreditation, you must master each of the following:

MODULE 1: APICS Supply Chain Management Fundamentals

- Broad concepts include primary processes, objectives, logistics, integration methods, and rewards
- Alignment of supply chain with corporate strategies
- Key considerations for planning, inventory control, and continued improvement
- Identification and management of market segments
- Demand forecasting and effective management techniques
- Effective customer relationship management (CRM)

MODULE 2: Supply Chain Strategy, Design, and Compliance

- Sustainability practices in design and operation
- Measurement, responsiveness, operations, and communications
- Risk, its sources, impacts, and mitigation methods
- Globally dispersed supply and demand, and the effects on logistics
- Factors influencing demand, including design, marketing, selling, and matching customer orders
- Core Customer Relationship Management (CRM) concepts, including strategies, technologies, and implementation challenges
- Fundamentals of supplier relationship management (SRM), including strategies, improved source management, relevant technologies, and measurement
- Inventory planning and control methods

MODULE 3: Implementation and Operations

- Supply chain dynamics and the balance of responsiveness and efficiency
- Managing supply from internal and external sources
- Implementation of demand plans, including prioritization, fulfillment, and capturing and communicating point-of-sale data
- Tools and techniques to support continuous improvement