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Supply Chain TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE

Understanding emerging supply chain technologies is essential.

Technology remains critical for supply chain organizations. In the upcoming years, supply chains must adopt new technologies that improve decision-making to enable a sustainable future. ASCM’s Supply Chain Technology Certificate introduces emerging technologies, explains how to implement them for organizational improvement and provides an overview of how they directly affect supply chain performance.

Technologies like AI, advanced analytics, cybersecurity and additive manufacturing allow for more transparent supply chains, help predict future events, provide specific recommendations based on available data, automate routine tasks, streamline operations, cut costs and shorten delivery times. Staying up-to-date with technology and acquiring skills to align with your company's transformation goals is crucial for supply chain professionals in every job function.

Train your team in supply chain technology. Take the first step toward digitizing your supply chain.

Train your team in Supply Chain Technology. Take the first step toward digitizing your supply chain.

ASCM’s Supply Chain Technology Certificate program provides learners with a foundational understanding of current and emerging technologies.

The 20-hour program focuses on the benefits and risks of supply chain technologies and proven implementation methods. Learners gain essential knowledge about blockchain, artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, the IoT, and automation to make thoughtful, data-driven decisions.

What is the Supply Chain TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE

With the ASCM Supply Chain TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE program, you’ll gain working knowledge of emerging technologies and how they may affect your supply chain. After completing the program, you'll be better equipped to:

  • Propose innovative solutions to common supply chain challenges
  • Evaluate the benefits and risks of various supply chain technologies
  • Make informed and reliable decisions directly affecting overall supply chain performance

Furthermore, the ASCM’s Supply Chain TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE program will equip your team with a common knowledge base while learning how to:

  • Streamline and improve operational performance using key technologies
  • Bolster reliability and advance processes by proposing new solutions
  • Minimize security threats
  • Effectively evaluate the benefits and risks of various supply chain technologies
Certified in Transformation for Supply Chain (CTSC)

What is included in the Supply Chain TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE?

Advanced Analytics and Automation
Learn how predictive analytics uses machine learning algorithms and data mining to predict future events and how prescriptive analytics takes it one step further by providing specific recommendations based on available data. Understand how artificial intelligence and robotics can be implemented in supply chain to automate routine tasks.

Demand Planning Technologies
This section will cover the reliability of supply chain forecasting technology, the integration of enabling technology, and the role of data and pattern recognition for inventory management and production.

Cybersecurity
Discover the latest governance in cybersecurity, anti-hacking technology and access controls to manage, assess, mitigate and monitor your network.

Blockchain
You’ll learn how blockchain can allow for more transparent supply chains, improve product traceability, and enable smart contracts within the industry to maintain a digital record of workflows and processes.

Internet of Things
Learn about the infrastructure of the Internet of things, what it means for supply chain, and how digital twins can help companies make data-driven decisions. Explore how connected logistics and smart production can streamline operations, cut costs and shorten delivery times.

Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing)
Learn about additive manufacturing in supply chain, appropriate use cases and in-house vs. outsourcing considerations.

Prepare for the Exam

Symix ASCM (APICS) Premier Channel Partner offers certification preparation classes led by internationally recognized ASCM (APICS) qualified instructors in multiple locations.

For companies seeking in-house training for their employees we offer certification preparation classes at time and place convenient for your organization.

Exams and Exam Dates

APICS (ASCM) exams are delivered via computer-based testing MPR(CBT) at Pearson VUE test centers, which are located around the world.

The exam is computer based in English and the questions are closed (you can choose from several answers).

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