Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Through the Logistics & Supply Chain Management training programme, participants will understand Business Logistics from the perspective of the Integrated Supply Chain Process. Logistics refers to all activities that move product and information to and from members of a supply chain.

The supply chain provides a framework for bringing products from businesses to suppliers to customers efficiently. The Logistics & Supply Chain Management training programme aims to train and develop future leaders and managers in the fast-growing Logistics & Supply chain sector. A highly integrated programme, participants would acquire knowledge and understanding of multiple facets of supply chain business including purchasing, materials management, supply chain management, transportation, customs regulations, foreign exchange, international trade and information technology among various other aspects.

Learning Outcomes

Upon the completion of this programme, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate both domestic and international transportation problems and innovatively create solutions
  • Understand thoroughly all process in shipping, warehouse managing, distribution systems, process, and strategy to ensure a smooth product distribution in regional as well as international level
  • Describe how modern manufacturing and services are intertwined.
  • Describe how supply chain networks can be affected by disruptions and innovations.
  • List and describe the two steps in global supply chain design.
  • List and describe the five steps in global supply chain formation.
  • Describe what Governance Formation involves.
  • List and describe the types of Supplier Asset Specificity.
  • Describe risks to supply chains.
  • Describe the aim of Supply Chain Risk Management.
  • List the elements of a Supply Chain Ecosystem.
  • Describe and give examples of resource uncertainties.
  • Describe and give examples of economic and political related uncertainties.
  • List the characteristics of Wicked problems.
  • Describe Cyber risks and the elements of a cyber attack.
  • List the six strategies to reduce overall risk exposure

Programme Outline

Module 1: Understanding Logistics and Supply Chain

  • Definitions of logistics and supply chain management
  • History and the development
  • Understanding the supply chain dynamics
  • International and global logistics
  • Supply Chain Operations Reference Models (SCOR)
  • The Theory of Constraints (TOC)

Module 2: Transportation Economics

  • The role of transportation in logistics
  • Management key decisions
  • Types of mode or intermodal system
  • International commercial terms in transportation and the liabilities
  • Documentation in transportation

Module 3: Performance, Risk, and Warehouse Management

  • Key performance indicator (KPI)
  • Warehouse management: role in the supply chain, flows, and equipment selection
  • Supply chain risks: operational, inventory, exchange rates, financial, disruption, and security

Module 4: Procurement in Supply Chain

  • The difference between procurement and purchasing
  • What is the role of procurement and purchasing?
  • Support operational requirements
  • Manage the procurement process and the supply base
  • Develop strong relationships with other functional groups
  • Team roles and responsibilities

Module 5: Inventory Management

  • Statistics in inventory management
  • Financial in inventory management
  • Selective inventory control management
  • Understanding inventory status
  • Reducing excess and obsolete inventory
  • Improving the organization’s logistics and supply chain

Each module focuses on clear objectives and skill demonstrations that can be easily linked to real life instances.

Delivery Method

Well-balanced theoretical and practical methodology, which includes interactive discussions, case studies, interactive activities/exercises and assignments to understand the concepts and their applicability.

Course Includes

  •  5-Day Training
  • Course Notes
  • Stationary
  • Nationally Recognized and Internationally Accredited Certification
  •  Tea/Coffee Breaks
  • Training materials (Soft file)

Evaluation Criteria

Participants must have attended the sessions at least 80% in order to receive a CERTIFICATE from Bangkok School of Management.

Training Date
Month Day(s) Year
November 27- 01 December 2023
December 4-8 2023
December 11-15 2023
Month Day(s) Year
January 8-12 2024
January 22-26 2024
February 5-9 2024
19-23 2024
March 4-8 2024
March 18-22 2024
April 1-5 2024
April 22-26 2024
May 13-17 2024
May 27-31 2024
June 10-14 2024
June 24-28 2024
July 1-5 2024
July 15-19 2024
August 5-9 2024
August 26-30 2024
September 2-6 2024
September 16-20 2024
October 7-11 2024
October 28 - November 1 2024
November 4-8 2024
November 18-22 2024
December 2-6 2024
December 16-20 2024

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

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