Eliminate bottlenecks and master strategic sourcing with this ISM guided learning online course. The demands placed on today’s purchasing managers and buyers require more advanced skills, knowledge and expertise than in years past. Strategic sourcing is essential to the procurement process and will help practitioners continuously improve and re-evaluate the company’s purchasing activities and the requirements of its stakeholders. Led by an ISM subject matter expert, this course covers sourcing in the modern world through weekly webinars and daily online training modules that consist of multimedia, knowledge checks and practical application activities. This course provides additional access for 60 days from the last day of class.
Member Price: $1,095.00
Feb 29, 2024 To Mar 27, 2024
What you will learn
- Analyze potential sources of goods and/or services.
- Develop/manage effective relationships with suppliers.
- Develop/implement a supplier diversity program.
- Develop new supplier qualification plans and reports to assure components, materials and suppliers meet specified requirements.
- Conduct supplier performance evaluations.
- Establish and execute strategic sourcing plans, in congruence with organizational objectives and sourcing strategies.
This Guided Learning is a self-paced course consisting of online reading and 4 live webinars over a 5 week period. The webinars are scheduled for the following dates. If you are not able to attend a webinar live, they will be made available on-demand. In addition to the webinars, you instructor will accessible for questions and on-on-one assistance throughout the course.
02/29/24 from 4:00-5:00 PM ET
03/07/24 from 4:00-5:00 PM ET
03/21/24 from 4:00-5:00 PM ET
03/27/24 from 4:00-5:00 PM ET
Terms And Conditions
Guided Learning Transferals: Registrations are transferable without any charge to another ISM Guided Learning Course occurring within 12 months of the original purchase. Transferring registrations to another party are subject to price variance or change based on membership status and an additional $50 fee will be incurred.
Cancellations Guided Learning: Cancellations more than 5 weeks before the date of the course will incur an administrative charge of 50 percent. Cancellation within 5 weeks of the date of the event will be charged the full fee. You must notify ISM in writing of a cancellation.
Tax Deduction: The Internal Revenue Service may permit an income tax deduction to U.S. residents for expenses (including registration fees, travel costs, meals and lodging) incurred in pursuit of continuing professional education. Consult your tax adviser for details.