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Sustainable Supply Chain Professional Certification Exam Prep
ISCEA

What you will learn

  • To apply Sustainability/Circular Economy topics and terms to the Supply Chain process.
  • To understand general Supply Chain terminology used throughout the industry, understanding the linkages between financial and operational measures.
  • To apply Sustainability mechanisms into strategic planning, sales and operations planning (S&OP), and execution; including but not limited to: Inventory, MRP, Sourcing, Purchasing, Manufacturing and Sales Order Fulfillment.
  • Demonstrate the importance of including circular lifecycle into initial product design and project management including raw material use.
  • Promote the protection of both human resources and utilize initiative to create corporate social responsibility.
  • To connect the flow of goods and materials throughout the supply chain using circular strategies in procurement where possible, smart management of inventory and warehousing practice, and renewable technologies in the transportation & distribution network
  • To shift company culture and form Sustainable partnerships with suppliers, customers, and value humanities within your own team.
  • To utilize technologies and tools that can innovate and reduce waste along the supply chain. These tools can lead to forming an extended supply chain - circular supply chain where possible.

The Sustainable Supply Chain Professional - Certification Exam Prep Program provides you with the opportunity to continue your professional development related to sustainable supply chain management. The course will allow you to demonstrate a mastery of Sustainability integrated into Professional Supply Chain knowledge.

Additionally, the program courses will provide you with the resources to prepare for the ISCEA certification exam if interested in earning the internationally recognized CSSCP designation. The program will highlight real world examples, including case studies of relevant industry practices, to demonstrate innovation in the Supply Chain Industry.

Fundamental Supply Chain topics, foundational Sustainability topics related to efficient Supply Chain Management, and the integration of Sustainability within Supply Chain processes and strategies will be presented. Inside the program courses you will learn how Supply Chain processes can be innovated to include Sustainable techniques and processes. Sustainability and Circularity will be linked to the essentials of Supply Chain strategies, planning, and Supply Chain operations. Traditional Supply Chain topics of procurement, manufacturing, and logistics processes are clearly explained throughout the program courses. The topics are discussed with a sustainable lens to demonstrate that Sustainability and Supply Chain are not mutually exclusive, but rather depend on the mutual success of each other in terms of efficiency, innovation, and profit. The course highlights the current need to transform business processes through corporate social responsibility, green supply chain initiatives, and partnerships.

The Sustainable Supply Chain Professional - Certification Exam Prep Program is comprised of 3 courses that will form a comprehensive understanding of Supply Chain Sustainability including circular economy practices. The Sustainable Supply Chain Professional Certification Exam Prep program prepares professionals in the supply chain, manufacturing, supply chain analytics, and service industries for the ISCEA Exam to earn the Globally Recognized ISCEA CSSCP Designation. The program intends to foster decision making that will fuel a “green supply chain” in terms of profit and planet protection.

Expert instruction
3 skill-building courses
Self-paced
Progress at your own speed
3 months
2 - 8 hours per week
Discounted price: $1,077.30
Pre-discounted price: $1,197USD
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. ISCEA's Sustainable Supply Chain Professional Certification Exam Prep Professional Certificate

  2. 2–8 hours per week, for 4 weeks

    Master both Sustainability and Supply Chain terms used throughout the Industry. Learn the foundational topics and innovations required for strategic and sustainable planning ​- a course that can lead to the future acquisition of the Globally Recognized, ISCEA CSSCP (Certified Sustainable Supply Chain) Professional Designation.

  3. 2–8 hours per week, for 4 weeks

    Learn the fundamental concepts of planning, sourcing, and procurement with applied sustainable techniques. The course will begin with content on how to integrate sustainability and circularity into planning and sourcing. The course demonstrates the importance of efficiency and long-term planning to ensure the minimization of waste and the maximization of productive Supply Chain flow.

    ​Preparatory material - can be applied to ISCEA CSSCP - Certified Sustainable Supply Chain Professional - Internationally Recognized Certificate, hosted exclusively on ISCEA Platform.

  4. 2–8 hours per week, for 4 weeks

    Master the Supply Chain processes related to reducing inefficiencies in warehousing, distribution, and transportation. Learn the importance of applying sustainable enabling tools that transform the process from end to end. Learn the connection of earlier stages of the Supply Chain to the final stages. Foster innovative & circular thinking. Understand that a commitment to Sustainable process at each stage of the Supply Chain is necessary for long-term Supply Chain function ​- a course that can lead to the future acquisition of the ISCEA CSSCP - Certified Sustainable Supply Chain Professional - Internationally Recognized Certificate.

    • The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed Global Supply Chain challenges inside of the healthcare industry and beyond. These challenges continue to highlight the need for supply chains to sustain themselves during periods of change and uncertainty.
    • COP26 and the Paris Agreement Commitments will lead to a focus on supply chain decarbonization, reduction in emissions, and supply chain transformation to meet environmental goals. (Source: www2.deloitte.com)
    • There has been an increase in the hiring of Chief Sustainability Officers in various industries. US demand for the role of CSO has grown 232% over the last decade. (Source: Weinebgroup.com)
    • The US National Average for Chief Sustainability Officer Salary is $149,491 per year. (Source: Glassdoor.com)
    • For 2021, ZipRecruiter reports the average salary for a Sustainability Professional as US$60,547. Senior Level Leadership in Sustainability will see higher salaries. (Source: Ziprecruiter.com)

Meet your instructors
from International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA)

Jorge Morales
IISB - Essentials Committee Chair
ISCEA
Justin Goldston, PhD
Professor, Project and Supply Chain Management
Penn State University, IISB
Mike Sheahan
Master Instructor
ISCEA

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