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A CSCMP Supply Chain & Logistics Program providing cost-effective, foundational knowledge to advance the skills of your supply chain work force.
Virtually every function that creates value in a company is touched by its supply chain. Ensuring your professionals understand the integrated end-to-end supply chain is a real competitive advantage. SCPro™ Fundamentals prepares entry and mid-level team members to compete in today's global marketplace.
Achieving supply chain excellence is two-fold. Finding and implementing a cost-effective training curriculum and identifying and positioning the right talent. SCPro™ Fundamentals is tailored for these needs.
Organizations that invest in the training and development (T&D) of their employees at all levels benefit by having stronger talent pools, increased retention, lower turnover, higher employee satisfaction rates and, ultimately, healthier and stronger organizations.
of employees would stay at a company longer if it invested in their career development
of companies offer digital learning today
of employees prefer to learn at work
of employees prefer to learn at their own pace
of employees prefer to learn at the point of need
of employees say that they would spend more time learning if their manager suggested a course to improve skills
*Study done by eLearning Salary & Compensation Report and Georgetown University.
SCPro™ Fundamentals offers your business a comprehensive, turnkey program to assess and train your entry-level supply chain team to operate at the highest level of effectiveness. The program offers 8 training certification tracks that can be taken individually or in combination with other tracks to increase expertise:
Learn the concepts of the supply chain and all its components, from raw materials to retail products ready for purchase.
Learn the different types of transportation modes (air, water, rail, pipeline) used throughout the supply and reasons for selecting certain modes.
Learn the concepts of demand planning, which is the process of planning materials from inbound to manufacturing. This is critical in today's environment of lean inventory and just-in-time manufacturing.
Learn the key elements of the operations organization in a company. It is chartered to provide and manage resources and to convert raw materials into finished products.
Learn the management of customer relationships including the importance of communication, perceptions, understanding the product & service and knowing quality as it pertains to customer service.
Learn key elements of warehousing like its role in the supply chain, facility configuration, storage and handling techniques, performance metrics, customer service considerations, and more.
Learn elements of inventory management like seeing, controlling, and managing inventory levels to maximize efficiency profitability.
Learn the details of how goods and services are ordered by converting purchase requisitions, created by the demand planning organization, to purchase orders that are issued to suppliers.
SCPro™ Fundamentals exams may be taken with an in-person proctor or online via remote proctor. Proctor fees depend on exam delivery.
Virtually Proctored Exam Fees
In-Person Proctored Exam Fees
All SCPro Fundamentals reschedule requests are subject to a $30 reschedule fee. This fee applies to any reschedule requests and all exam types.