Logistics & Supply Chain Management Training

Logistics Supply Chain Management Courses in South Africa

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2KO's course in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is cutting edge and innovative and is available as in-house courses or as a publicly scheduled course. 2KO is an IT consulting and training company, offering both business services and training across multiple platforms. 2KO Africa's various courses are available as full time classes, or as online e-learning, to ensure students have access to the best Logistics and Supply Chain Management training anywhere in South Africa, and even the world.

 

Course Information Venue: Cape Town

Duration: 3 Days

 

Course Fee Includes

  • Professional fees for the design of the programme

  • Professional fees for the delivery of the programme

  • Teaching materials and consumables

  • Delegate pack containing workbooks, copies of course slides & contact details for post-course tutor support

  • Certificate of Attendance

Who Should Attend

  • Senior Supply Chain Managers and Executives looking at thought leadership of their own supply chain as well as other delegates experienced and methods

  • Junior Supply Chain Executives, helping to bring them up to speed with the latest thinking, frameworks, tools and implementation

  • Marketing, customer service and manufacturing managers and directors who are seeking supply chain integration or who need to understand the impact of supply chain decisions upon their company's performance

  • Those wanting to create Action within the supply chain to increase value and reduce cost.

Introduction  

This training seminar on Logistics and Supply Chain Management focuses on the sustainability of an organization which has been gaining momentum over the last decade. It is a topic that has reached the Executive Board in companies across the Globe. A simplified explanation of Logistics and Supply Chain sustainability revolves around an organization's Supply Chain's efforts in the area of environment, waste and risk assessment and improvement. This Logistics & Supply Chain Management training seminar is aimed at both suppliers and buyers who need an overview of the key drivers involved when viewing supply chains from a logistics / demand point of view and appreciate what logistics and supply chain management are fundamentally about, and that delegates are able to:

  • Apply key techniques to control lead time in the movement of goods and materials to customers and users

  • Find the right cost and service balance

  • Use practical skills to take back to the workplace to change current methods

  • Work better with all supply chain players

Objectives

Participants attending the training seminar will:

  • Gather new insights into developing logistics and supply chain to achieve competitive advantage

  • An increased understanding of the impact of logistics and supply chain management on costs and financial performance

  • Appreciation of approaches and frameworks that can be applied to different market segments

  • Reviews of the latest thinking on supply chain strategy, planning and execution

 

Training Methodology

This Logistics & Supply Chain Management training seminar will be presented in a highly professional trainer in an interactive manner, with a very impactful computer presentation style. Participants will learn by active participation during the training seminar through the use of exercises, questionnaires, syndicate and group discussion, training videos and discussions on "real life" issues in their organizations.

 

Organisational Impact

Appreciation of how competitive advantage can be achieved within dynamic market places

Understanding of the impact of enhanced logistics and supply chain performance on the overall profitability of the organisation

Ability to address the management of supply chain risks

Recognition of the value of working across functions

An Action plan to enable improved logistics and supply chain performance

Personal Impact

Appreciate changes to business processes that are taking place

Gain the financial benefits that effective supply chain management can bring

Determine how time builds up in supply chains and that time is cash

Be able to understand, recall and apply improvements after the seminar for work-based application

Apply best in class practices

Learn from other delegates' experiences and practices