Supply Chain Risk Mitigation Elearning Course
- Published on June 28, 2012
- Written by Mike McClain, Senior Web Designer & Site Manager
Based on University Elearning Programs, Supply Chain Risk Mitigation is an interactive "live" elearning opportunity. SCRM 2000 is the only ANSI Accredited Certificate Program in supply chain risk management.
How does it work?
This interactive elearning course runs over a two week timeframe - Monday, August 6- Friday, August 17, 2012. There is extended time to complete the essay exam after May 18.
Access course materials at times convenient to you and complete the following activities each week:
Virtual Instruction: View and listen to Richard Sharpe from Competitive Insights teach for approximately 1 hour each week.
"Live" Discussions with Students World-Wide: Participate in a virtual classroom discussion and answer 2-3 discussion questions each week.
Learn from Experts: There will be 60-100 pages of reading material assigned each week to supplement the instruction. Learn from industry experts and the latest research.
Provide Risk Mitigation Strategies to the Leadership of your Organization: As part of the course you will be required to write an essay exam to respond to an issue in supply chain risk mitigation by senior management. The work completed in this course can be applied to the mitigation of supply chain risk for your organization.
Supply Chain Risk Mitigation is designed to introduce the inter-dependent functions of supply chain management with an emphasis on operating in today's global environment.
It highlights how traditional supply chain management decisions are made and the risks that organizations are now facing regarding the potential disruption to company performance and the financial consequences of those disruptions to the supply chain.
The course concludes by focusing on the primary ways to create mitigation strategies that can be applied to add resiliency to the operation while balancing cost, service, and risk.
Intended for individuals who are presently or have been recently been engaged in supply chain functionality, who are business continuity or risk management professionals, and/or who are in other functional areas but have an interest in learning how to mitigate supply chain disruptions for their organization.
Certification and Accreditation
Supply Chain Risk Mitigation is issued by The International Consortium for Organizational Resilience (www.theicor.org) and supported by The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals. (www.cscmp.org)
Successful completion of the Supply Chain Risk Mitigation Course requirements and passing the exam with an 80% or higher earns students an ANSI Accredited Certificate and the designation of Supply Chain Risk Associate (SCRA).
Course Fee Information
Members of ICOR, CSCMP and ICOR Education Partners: $1,057.50
Class Dates: August 6-17, 2012
This class runs once each quarter. The next scheduled class will run October 8-19, 2012.
Download the Brochure
Questions? Contact Lynnda@theicor.org or call toll free (North America) 1.866.765.8321 or +1.630.705/0910 (outside North America)