Supply Chain Management & Purchasing

Supply Chain Management

This module is intended for people working in the Public Sector environment, specialising in Public Finance Management and Administration or who are seeking to develop a career pathway towards becoming an accomplished public finance management and administration specialist.

NQF Level: 5

Credits: 15

Short Course in Fleet Management

The short course in Fleet Management provides you with a basic understanding of the different elements of fleet management, while specifically focusing on vehicle utilisation, whole-life costs, tendering, vehicle maintenance and regulatory requirements. During the course, you will be able tap into a realistic business environment with sophisticated computerised simulations where your team will be challenged to run your business while trying to achieve determined business objectives and aligning supply, production, distribution and demand in the supply chain process.

Demand Management in the Public Sector

Demand Management is the initial phase of Public Sector Supply Chain Management (SCM) and sets the trend for all subsequent actions that are associated with SCM. Through this Demand Management in the Public Sector short course, you will understand the role and importance of demand management within the SCM system and perform a variety of activities to ensure that organisational needs are correctly identified and that procurement takes place according to a structured procurement plan.

PFMA Supply Chain Management Bid Committees Course

The PFMA Supply Chain Management Bid Committees Course short course provides you with the skills and tools needed to operationalise the legislative requirements – as stipulated in the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA), Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act (PPFA) and Preferential Procurement Regulations – in order to help you successfully implement supply chain management systems in your municipality and/or organisation.

Short Course in Strategic View on B-BBEE

The Strategic View on B-BBEE workshop focuses on broad-based black economic empowerment in a commercial context and facilitates strategic thinking and decision making in your organisation’s approach to implementing it successfully. The workshop is designed to assist you with a practical understanding of the different relevant pieces of legislation, including the B-BBEE Amendment Act, the Code of Good Practice, the Sectoral codes and related regulatory aspects.

Short Course in Contract Management

The short course in Contract Management is ideal if you seek to acquire the necessary practical skills in effectively managing and administrating contracts for goods and services. Contract management refers to the process of systematically and efficiently managing contract creation, execution and analysis for the purpose of maximising financial and operational performance while minimising risk.

National certificate: Wholesale & Retail Operations SAQA ID: 58206

The National Certificate: Wholesale and Retail Operations, addresses skills and competencies for enabling entry-level employment and positions. The qualifying learner will to access opportunities for further development and training in the specialised areas of Wholesale and Retail such as: 

  • Operations
  • Administration
  • Merchandising
  • Stock control – specialized area
  • Customer service
  • Visual display merchandising
  • Help desk operations

Outcome1: Occupational Learning

Outcome  2: W&R Concepts

Online Course in Supply Chain Management for Public Officials

The Online Course in Supply Chain Management for Public Officials provides you with a better understanding of the principles, regulations and legislation specifically underlying Supply Chain Management (SCM) in the public sector that will enable you to further acquire requisite skills in public finance management and administration. The course covers topics of SCM principles, systems and resources and how to secure and manage supplier contracts.

GradCampus.com

GradCampus.com is part of the SCRS Group. The Group was founded in 2005 and specialise in education, e-learning and learning technologies. The Career Builder Programmes (CBPs) were developed over the past few years, specifically for school leavers and young graduates to prepare themselves for the world of work and to improve their own employability prospects. Some of the programmes include very focussed small business and/or entrepreneurial content to also enable graduates to start their own small businesses after obtaining some experience in industry.  

SixSigma Black Belt Certification

Six sigma is a widely accepted quality concept in the corporate world. It is a data driven, customer focused, and result oriented methodology which uses statistical tools and techniques to systematically eliminate the defects and inefficiencies to improve processes. 

SixSigma Green Belt Certification

Six Sigma Green Belt course focuses on providing students with an understanding of the various Six Sigma tools and techniques useful to improve the production process and minimize defects in the end product with a greater focus on the practical implementation of these tool and techniques in the organization.

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of the Six Sigma Green Belt course, participants will learn how to: 

MSC Business College Kempton Park

MSC Business College Kempton Park is a fully accredited further education provider offering quality diplomas, certificates, and using the latest technology. Programme offerings include Human Resources Management, Marketing, IT, Business Administration, Travel & Tourism, Accounting & Bookkeeping, Wholesale & Retail, Project Management, Public Relations and Public Finance. Having been around for 26 years and with 17 campuses in South Africa, the MSC Business College is one of the biggest names in education in South Africa.

AUDITING - ISO 45001 (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY)

Outline:

 

  1. Auditing Fundamentals

- Defining audits

- Types of audits

- Audit criteria

- Audit strategies

 

  1. Audit Teams

- Auditor competencies

- Team Communication

- Team meetings

- Roles and responsibilities

 

  1. Audit Evidence

- Data and information

- Types of evidence

- Interviewing strategies

- Document strategies

- Environmental strategies

- Credibility of evidence

 

IMPLEMENTATION - ISO 45001 (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY SERIES)

Outline:

 

  1. ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health &Safety Management Series

- Understanding the ISO Annex SL edition

- Understanding the key management criteria within the ISO 45001:2018 series

- Understanding the process approach

 

  1. Systems Framework:

- Decompiling the ISO 45001:2018 series

- Identifying the scope of the management system

- Developing a company specific management framework

- Integrating the framework into legislation

 

SIX SIGMA PRINCIPLES

Overview:

  1. Introduction to Six Sigma

- The history of quality management

- Foundations of Six sigma

- Fundamentals of management

- Opportunities and risks within quality

- Key embedded management concepts within Six Sigma

- Case study

 

  1. Statutory obligations within the quality domain

- Introduction to legislation

- Criminal and civil liability

- Statutes supported by quality management

- Case study

 

Risk Management

Every organisation faces uncertainty and risk.  Very few operate in a risk-free environment.  From uncertainty about economic indicators to concerns about safety and the organisation’s ability to retain client support, managing a range of risks is required for both survival and success. 

Supply Chain Management - Online Course

The purpose of this online programme is to provide the learner with the principles, regulations and legislation underlying supply chain management in the public sector to specialise in Public Finance Management and Administration according to unit standard 119345.
This online course falls within a variety of qualifications namely the National Diploma: Public Finance Management and Administration. This is an NQF registered qualification 49554 on Level 5

Tremendis

Autograde

Job Grading online product (Paterson methodology, but also reflects Hays/task and Peromnes)

Online Assessments

Many to select from including but not limited to Profile XT, 360 sales, 360 Leadership. Geno’s accredited

Clymatizer

Assessment on your staff and their overall contribution and performance. Taking into account culture and environment 
How to get the most out of your business through human capital

Salary Benchmarking and Internal Equity

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