Course Overview

This BCI Supply Chain Resilience course is about understanding the basics of supply chain management and how to add resilience measures to them, and therefore, the business.

This BCI training course is delivered as a one day, live online training course by an approved BCI tutor. Scheduled breaks will be provided within each session. During the course, delegates will be able to use their microphones to take part in discussions and ask the tutor any questions, there is also the option to use a webcam too. Interactivity features used during the training may include the use of breakout sessions for group work, polls and quizzes. The course is delivered via GoToTraining.

Timings are indicative and exact timings may vary due to delegate experience and their interest in certain topics. The course may finish earlier if all topics have been covered.

If you are interested in arranging this course for your workplace call:
UK 01253 542650
Rest of world +441253542650
info@b-c-training.co.uk

What's included?

  • Electronic course slides
  • Electronic certificate of attendance
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Details & Programme

In recent times supply chains have been under increased global pressure and have become more complex due to issues such as the pandemic, border closures, and climate change affects. So, ensuring you build resilience into them is even more vital, now more than ever, for the success of any business.

This one day course comes complete with course slides and a workbook that contains discussion-based activities to be completed throughout the course.

The BCI Supply Chain Resilience course is based on the Good Practice Guidelines 2018 and reflects current International Standards in business continuity.

Course Modules

  • Module 1 - The Link to Professional Practice 1 - Policy and Programme Management
  • Module 2 - The Link to Professional Practice 2 - Embedding
  • Module 3 - The Link to Professional Practice 3 - Analysis
  • Module 4 - The Link to Professional Practice 4 - Design
  • Module 5 - The Link to Professional Practice 5 - Implementation
  • Module 6 - The Link to Professional Practice 6 - Validation

Day 1

StartFinishSubjectDetail
09300945Introduction
09451100Module 1 - The Link to Professional Practice 1 - Policy and Programme Management - Defining the scope of the business continuity programme
- Outsourcing
- Supply chain continuity management as part of resilience
- Supply chain management in the business continuity programme
- Dependencies
- Legal obligations
- The link to BCM and SCCM
- BIA Dependencies/Priority Suppliers
11001115Break
11151200Module 2 - The Link to Professional Practice 2 - Embedding- Cultural layers and boundaries
- Supply chain supplier awareness
12001230Module 3 - The Link to Professional Practice 3 - Analysis- Concepts and assumptions
- Criticality, priority, strategic?
- BC requirements in SLAs
- Risk and threat assessment
12301330Lunch
13301415Module 4 - The Link to Professional Practice 4 - Design- 3 steps of a GAP analysis
- Solutions
- Causes and consequences - risk and response
14151500Module 5 - The Link to Professional Practice 5 - Implementation- General principles
- Where does supply chain appear in the business continuity plan?
- Business continuity plan detail
15001515Break
15151615Module 6 - The Link to Professional Practice 6 - Validation- Supplier performance
- Supplier performance review
16151630Course Review

Please note, timings are indicative and exact timings may vary due to delegate experience and their interest in certain topics. The course may finish earlier if all topics have been covered.

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Course Benefits

Completing this BCI Supply Chain Resilience course will enable you to:

  • Understand the different tiers of supply chain management
  • Embed supply chain into your BCM Programme
  • Understand the process of outsourcing
  • Identify potential supply chain issues
  • Validate your supply chain operations

You will receive 8 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points from the BCI on successful completion of the course. Further information can be found on the BCI's website here.

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Who Should Attend?

  • Business continuity practitioners
  • Individuals who source and buy products or services
  • Individuals who write procurement contracts and service level agreements
  • Supply chain managers
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In-house Options

If you would like this BCI Supply Chain Resilience training course delivered privately for your organisation, please contact the BC Training team on 01253 542650 or email info@b-c-training.co.uk.

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Testimonials

“James [McAlister] was absolutely excellent! Almost felt like being in a classroom. I have completed 2 other virtual training courses and he was head and shoulders above the rest”

Lisa Carroll
European Central Bank

Overall course rating: 9/10

2020

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