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Course Overview

This course introduces participants to the role of information and technology in the supply chain and highlight the key information issues and tools that drive supply chain success. Participants will also be introduced to the increasing concerns about risk to supply chains. 

Who Should Attend

Individuals who wish to learn or improve their knowledge on technology and risk in supply chain management.

What You'll Learn

 At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Appreciate the importance of information to supply chain management.
  2. Explain information requirements in the supply chain.
  3. Understand the capabilities of an integrated supply chain information system.
  4. Describe and differentiate between the primary types of supply chain solutions.
  5. Discuss the critical issues in technology selection and implementation.
  6. Recognise the technological innovations that are influencing supply chain management.
  7. Discuss the nature of risks to a supply chain
  8. Understand the role of risk management and describe its activities
  9. Identify and analyse risks to a supply chain
  10. Review possible response to risk
  11. Show how new logistics methods increase supply chain risk
  12. Describe a way of introducing risk management



Mode of Assessment












Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.

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  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 109

    21 Tampines Avenue 1,

    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.