Objectives and Intended Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course participants will be able to:
- Evaluate how public warehouses and inventory control can help meet organizational needs.
- Discuss various techniques for safely and effectively managing inventories and optimizing services to clients.
- Provide for effective management, including disposal, of surplus, scrap and excess inventory.
- Identify current trends in public warehousing.
Intended for Finance, procurement, and supply chain professionals looking for ways to become more effective and efficient by improving their inventory management methodologies. Warehouse managers and warehouse employees..
Public priorities don’t always wait for the supply chain to react to needs. How does today’s procurement professional proactively prepare to satisfy client needs? One answer may be an effective warehouse and inventory control system. This course focuses on optimizing the development, management and maintenance of a supply chain that includes a warehousing and inventory management strategy. It enables the procurement professional to gain command of the key elements of a successful operation and provides a guide to complementing procurement activities with prudent inventory management techniques. Can these concepts help your procurement function add value to meet often unpredictable demands? Practical examples, discussion, group exercises and case studies will be used throughout the course.