Supply Chain Principles

Open Online

Course Description

This course will provide a solid understanding of what a supply chain is all about. The course:

  • Provides an introduction to Supply Chain
  • Leverages graphics to promote the Integrated Supply Chain model
  • Emphasizes understanding the Extended Supply Chain
  • Presents a holistic approach
  • ncorporating People, Process, and Technology
  • Calls-out industry-specific supply chain
  • Leverages discussions, videos, quizzes, and questions for consideration
  • Provides awareness of career path opportunities
  • Presents emerging and futuristic trends in supply chain and given that at GT we are focused on developing what’s next in the world, we include Discussion of emerging and futuristic trends in supply chain. There is very little math involved in this course – so don’t worry at all about your math skills.

How You Will Benefit

  • Learn to promote the Integrated Supply Chain model
  • Gain an understanding the Extended Supply Chain
  • Learn the nuances of industry-specific supply chains

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Who Should Attend

This course is designed for a wide range of learners including: Individuals working in a supply chain domain interested in improving their knowledge of supply chain; Individuals curious about pursuing a career in supply chain; Students working or studying in an adjacent business field - Seasoned professionals who may be moving to a new area of supply chain; Hobbyists – seeking to learn more about the world around them.


  • Supply Chain Concepts
  • Planning & Procurement
  • Manufacturing & Service Operations
  • Warehousing Operations
  • Transportation Operations

Technology Requirements

Verify you meet the minimum technology requirements for this section.

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Course Info

Course ID: DL 0026M
Course Format: Online