Online Micro Courses

The courses are introductory and are designed to provide an overview of the topics. It will also help you to get insights into the detailed courses MISI offers on these topics and other additional courses. In completion of ONLINE micro courses, MISI welcomes you to register for the complete supply chain short courses on these topics to be conducted between August-December 2020 with 20% discount on the course registrations.

Our Remote Online Learning lets you learn from office/home, just as you would in a classroom, using a webcam, microphone and virtual classroom software.

The pandemic has led to economic upheaval that has disrupted businesses. This has led to calls for renewed supply chain skills and understanding. Step inside the world of supply chains and gain greater understanding by joining the Fundamental Courses in Supply Chain Management and Procurement by Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) in collaboration with the world-renowned Massachusetts institute of technology MIT.

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The Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) and MIT SCALE Network has launched ONLINE MICRO COURSES in Supply Chains. Train yourself in the most in-demand topics in supply chains today! MISI’s remote ONLINE learning lets you learn from the office or home, just as you would in a classroom through a virtual classroom software, microphone and webcam. These courses are MICRO in structure, leading to a CERTIFICATION opportunity on completion of full courses offered later between August to December 2020 (to be hosted both in-classroom and online formats).

Online Micro Courses

The Following Courses in Supply Chain Management will be Offered Online

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Introduction to Supplier Relationship Management

Introduction
It is normal for professionals to deal with suppliers regularly. However, the primary question is, what are the best business practices to manage these strategic relationships?

In this course, we will share the best practices to manage supplier relationships that will help you in areas such as procurement, project management and operations.

Who Should Attend
This is best suited for individuals who aim to have an improved understanding of dealing with suppliers on a regular basis. It is also for those who want to prepare themselves for the world of procurement and supply management in their careers.

Online – Zoom
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM (GMT +8)
15th August 2020

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Introduction to Supply Chain Management and Contemporary Developments

Introduction
Covid-19 has brought back a renewed focus on supply chains and effective supply chain management. Supply chains over the last several decades have enabled businesses gain a significant competitive advantage and better bottom line performance.

In this course, we will share the fundamentals of supply chain management that cover topics on supply chain strategies, design, planning, operations and development. In addition, we will discuss the recent contemporary developments in supply chains such as Internet of Things (IoT) and Covid-19 pandemic and how this will shape the future course of supply chains.

Who Should Attend
This course is best suited for individuals who wish to step into the world of supply chains and understand how the new age supply chains are evolving. It will also cater to those who wish to develop an understanding of the developments in the Covid-19 times.

Online – Zoom
10:00 AM – 12:15 PM (GMT +8)
22nd August 2020

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Introduction to Forecasting and Inventory Management Analytics

Introduction
Managers often encounter forecasting at their workplace, but what is it about?

In this course, we will share two crucial logistics activities that affect a company’s profitability and ability to remain competitive in the long run which are forecasting and inventory management. Effective management of these processes ensures that the company will have the right product available at the right place and time in the right amount to satisfy the needs of its customers. It is also aims to provide an understanding of how forecasting and inventory management in business can be performed effectively within organizations.

Who Should Attend
This course is best suited for individuals who wish to step into the world of supply chains and understand further about forecasting and inventory management. It also caters to those who wish to understand advancements in forecasting and inventory management.

Online – Zoom
2:00 PM – 4:15 PM (GMT +8)
22nd August 2020

Supply Chain Short Courses

The MISI and MIT SCALE Network Certificate Short Courses in Supply Chain Management and Procurement is specifically designed and administered by MISI AND MIT SCALE Network to teach the critical skills needed to be successful in this exciting and growing field. In addition to being a standalone certificate demonstrating expertise in the field, participants who complete all of the required courses and the final exam will be qualified for MISI and MIT SCALE Network Competency Certificates in Supply Chain Management and Procurement. All these courses would be offered in ONLINE and IN-Class formats.