Procurement Logistics & Materials Management

Courses in Procurement Logistics & Materials Management

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Course Overview
The Short program in Procurement Management of Goods & Services supplies fundamental information on the principles, procedures, terminology, techniques and tools used in the field of purchasing and supply management. Current practices are examined, supplying learners with up-to-date knowledge and skills to operate successfully in various enterprises. The program is aimed at equipping first-line managers with the knowledge and skills required to fulfil their management role within the supply chain by solving well-defined problems. Six Sigma course advisors are trained to help with questions you might have, and are able to provide information about our special offers and all our available training programs. They are contactable on international number +27(0)21 426 5300.

The following outcomes will be achieved in this program:

Planning your Procurement
Planning and preparing specifications.
Buying the right quality and quantity.
Making buying decisions.

Sourcing the Right Suppliers
Selecting new suppliers.
Tendering and negotiation.

Buying and Paying for Supplies within the Law
Essential elements of a contract.
Creating a contract and contract terms.
Terms and conditions of purchase.
Product liability.
The law of agency.
Methods of purchasing and ordering.
Paying suppliers.

Receiving and Coding Stock
Timing and scheduling deliveries.
Paperwork and inspection.
Procedure for receipt and inspection of goods.
Stock coding systems.
Storage and issue of stock.
Documentation and issue procedures.

How to enrol
Before enrolling for a course you should have the following information ready:
Date you wish to attend the course.
Payment method - how you will be paying.
An understanding of the costs of the total package.

Course Duration
1 Week

FAQ - Included in your course fees:
FREE Laptop or Tablet and Laptop bag
Professional fees for the design of the program
Professional fees for the delivery of the program
Teaching materials and consumables
Travel & accommodation for faculty
Venue, equipment hire
Snacks and refreshments
Airport Pick Up and Drop Off
Basic Computer familiarisation training