This course is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the principles of supply chain and logistics management in the oil sector. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be prepared to obtain the Certified Supply Chain & Logistics Management certification.
The course’s primary objective is to provide a thorough understanding of supply chain and logistics management principles and how they apply to the oil sector. Participants will learn how to optimize their supply chain operations, manage inventory effectively, and complete complex logistics tasks in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Understand the basic principles of supply chain and logistics management
- Identify critical components of a successful supply chain and logistics operation
- Learn about procurement and negotiation techniques
- Optimize supply chain performance
- Manage inventory effectively
- Develop and manage logistics activities
- Prepare for the Certified Supply Chain & Logistics Management certification.
Who Should Attend
This course is best suited for professionals working in the oil and gas sector who are involved in supply chain and logistics management. The course is recommended for:
- Supply chain and logistics managers
- Procurement and purchasing professionals
- Inventory and warehouse managers
- Operations managers and supervisors
- Other professionals who work in the oil and gas sector and are involved in supply chain and logistics.
Introduction to Supply Chain Management
- Overview of supply chain and logistics management
- The importance of supply chain management in the oil sector
- Fundamental principles of supply chain management
- Key metrics to evaluate supply chain success
- How to make a supply chain work.
Procurement and Vendor Management
- The role of procurement in supply chain management
- Procurement processes, regulations, and documentation
- Supplier and vendor selection
- Contract negotiation and management
- Procurement risk management.
Inventory Management and Optimization
- Inventory management techniques
- Understanding inventory cost and effects on business
- Stock levels optimisation
- Tracking inventory performance and accuracy
- Strategies for managing inventory obsolescence and excess.
- Introduction to logistics management
- Planning logistics operations
- Transportation modes and management
- Warehouse design and management
- Managing customs and regulations.