Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

The Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is an industry educational and certification program created to meet the rapidly changing needs of the supply chain management field.

This program is focuses on: Supply chain management Working with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems Common standard of understanding, vocabulary, resources, and frameworks within your company to address your supply chain challenges and opportunities The foundation to improve your company's competitive position and profitability SCP designation is for professionals who are interested in increasing their knowledge and expertise in the field of supply chain management

Curriculum outline:

MODULE 1: 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

**CSCP certification and passing the exam (extra cost) a participant can earn three (3) graduate college credits.

Note: the student does not have to take the exam**

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