(PRWEB) July 07, 2015
Herzing College Winnipeg is pleased to announce the addition of the Supply Chain Management and Logistics program to their course offerings.
Supply chain management is the process of moving the right thing to the right place at the right time – and at the right cost. “This is a growing industry with a high demand for jobs”, says Kerry Swanson, President – Herzing College Winnipeg, referencing a study by the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council Human Resources who anticipates 65,979 will become available each year until 2017.
This program, in partnership with the Supply Chain Management Association Manitoba, examines each stage of the supply chain and prepares students with the knowledge and practical skills required for entry-level positions in supply chain management. Areas of study include logistics, marketing, operations, procurement, transportation, negotiation skills and business planning. Students who complete the course will receive the SCMA Diploma in Supply Management. SCMA Manitoba also offers accreditation under the Supply Chain and Management Professional Designation Program (SCMP). Being internationally recognized it is Canada’s most sought after and widely held designation in supply chain management. Please contact the SCMA Manitoba directly for further information.
Rick Reid, Executive Director of the Supply Chain Management Association Manitoba says, “SCMA Manitoba is happy to be partnering with Herzing College to deliver our SMT Diploma Program. With nearly 7,000 members, SCMA is the largest supply chain management association in Canada. For nearly 90 years, SCMA Manitoba has been a leading provider of training for supply management professionals. We look forward to working with Herzing College to continue the tradition of delivering quality supply chain management and logistics training to their students.”
Herzing College Winnipeg is now accepting students for the Supply Chain Management and Logistics program, with the first class scheduled to begin in October 2015. Space is limited, interested students are encouraged to call 204.800.5899 or email wpg-info(at)herzing(dot)ca to request more information or register.