Inventory Management of Public Health Products

The course would be open to:

  • Applicants currently engaged in public health-related activities.
  • Applicants with graduate/post-graduate qualifications, and working within procurement and supply chain management, healthcare administration, or pharmaceutical functions.
  • Candidates with relevant work experience in public health with governmental and/or health-related organizations/ NGOs would be preferred.
  • Opportunities with leading organizations (UN organizations and Ministries of Health)
  • On-demand mentorship on PSCM subjects related to Public Health
  • A holistic understanding of supply chain - Empower Yourself for Global Health Leadership
  • Re-visit the principles of inventory management and various inventory policies and norms, with an added emphasis on the importance of having an inventory strategy and its implementation.

  • Understanding inventory
  • Stock Records and Standard Reports
  • Selection of items to be held in stock
  • Service Levels and Safety Stock
  • Inventory Control Model & Reorder Frequency
  • Advanced Models in Inventory Management
  • Standard Inventory Calculations
  • Assessment
  • Course fees: USD 500 (exclusive of taxes and bank charges)
  • Early bird and group registration discounts available.
  • Minimum bandwidth of 1mbps (4mbps recommended)
  • Processor: 1GHz (min), 2GHz dual-core, or more recommended.
  • RAM: 1GB (min), 2GB or more is recommended.
  • Supported browsers: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or later, Mozilla Firefox 2.x, 3.x r Google Chrome
  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Mac OS, Linux, Solaris
  • Headset
  • Course language - English
  • The course is broken into 7 chapters and 1 final assessment to qualify for a Certificate
  • Pre-recorded lectures (chapter wise), case studies, quizzes and self-learning materials
  • E-mail tutorial support and group discussion through web based system
  • Students will be evaluated throughout the tenure of the course with multiple-choice questions.