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Supply Chain Awareness Program and Employment (SCAPE)

Program Code: COWD 105

Credential: Certificate of Completion

Program Length: 10 weeks

Start Date:

January 24, 2022

 

The program is competitive; the number of applications exceeds the seat allocation for the program and we had waitlists for the previous cohorts.

Early registration is recommended.

 

PRE-REGISTER FOR THIS BRIDGING PROGRAM  

Program Contact

416.675.6622 ext. 5288
karen.mcgregor@humber.ca

Upcoming Info Sessions

Final information session for enrollment into the January 2022 intake of this bridging program:  

January 17, 2022 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Overview

The Supply Chain Awareness and Employment Program is a unique 10-week Supply Chain Bridging Program for internationally trained professionals with education and experience in Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Purchasing. This program is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to secure commensurate employment in the Ontario Supply Chain sector. Not only will you acquire and develop technical skills, but also the communication and interpersonal skills currently being sought after by employers in this field.

Most importantly, by participating in this program, you will have access to an Employment Advisor as well as a Job Developer to ensure that you build connections with hiring employers and are positioned to secure employment in the Supply Chain sector upon graduation.

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Your Career

The Supply Chain industry has been one of the key drivers of economic prosperity in the province of Ontario. Humber College is also advantageously located in one of Canada's most significant supply chain hubs owing to its proximity to the Toronto Pearson airport, as well as major highways. This region has the unique opportunity for supply chain organizations to establish and expand their operations which will translate into a need for skilled supply chain professionals.

Supply chain employers in the region are currently facing a shortage of skilled professionals in Operations, Logistics as well as Planning. As a participant of the Supply Chain Bridging Program, you will be able to upgrade your skills in these areas. Upon completion of the program, previous graduates have secured jobs as Supply Chain Managers, Operations Managers, Logisitics Coordinators, Procurement Specialists, Inventory Planners, Inventory Managers and Supply Chain Analysts.

Courses

This course will provide students with knowledge of labour market trends, workplace culture and communication in Canada. By the end of this course learners will be able to identify effective company research techniques, create customized resumes and successfully engage in networking and career related events, in-person and on social media.

An introductory course for Supply Chain Awareness and that provides students with updates on the Supply Chain Sector in Canada, the terminology used in the Supply Chain, an understanding of Canadian border issues, an overview of Logistics, Procurement, Distribution, Transportation, Canadian Geography and Supply Chain Management Applications. Students receive a certificate of completion for this component. 

This course focuses on the overall concept of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and the integrated process of planning, implementing and controlling the efficient flow of materials, information and cash, from the raw material state (point of origin) to point of consumption of the finished goods by the end consumer. Students will explore the processes of forecasting, demand management, inventory management, capacity management, production planning, and collaborative processes.

This course focuses on the scope and purpose of the purchasing function, skills, industries, supplier selection, strategic sourcing, contracts, ethics, procurement practices and a review of the Government Bidding Processes and the Ontario Procurement Guidelines.

An introduction to quality management; systems, processes, principles and requirements for quality management systems (QMS)

Microsoft Excel -This course  provides students with knowledge of an advanced variety of Excel’s built-in functions including pivot tables. Students will explore several advanced file techniques to properly manage and organize data. 

SAP - Introduces Systems Applications and Products in Data Processing-SAP, commercially available Enterprise Resource Planning -ERP software. Students will enhance their knowledge in using the SAP system to understand how computer systems are used to support the business processes in a real-world environment; perform the daily tasks such as creating and maintaining master data, and purchase orders using Materials Management -MM, Production Planning -PP and Sales & Operations Planning - S&OP modules.

Admission Requirements

This program is open to internationally trained professionals who:

  • Are residents of Ontario
  • Are Permanent Residents, Refugee Claimants, Convention Refugees or Canadian Citizens
  • Have educational qualifications outside of Canada with a minimum equivalency to a Canadian degree or diploma
  • Have previous work experience outside of Canada in Supply Chain, Logistics or Purchasing including Supply Chain related experience in Business, Project Management or Engineering
  • Have attained a minimum Canadian Language Benchmark Assessment Level 7/8 (Consider OSLT if you do not meet this requirement)

How to apply

The application process begins with the registration for an information session, and attending one. Please click below to register for an information session.

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