Humanitarian Essentials Logistics Module (HELM) - Advanced Supply Chain Manager
Logistics Learning Alliance is a leading provider of humanitarian based training programmes. We currently have over 1,000 students, studying in six continents and working under some of the most dangerous and challenging conditions in many of the world’s most disaster hit and war-torn countries.
Following the huge success of our Humanitarian Essentials Logistics Module (HELM) Events between 2015 and 2018, we will be returning to Nairobi in December 2019 to deliver our next Advanced Supply Chain Manager course - our final event of 2019.
The Advanced Supply Chain Manager event will covers areas including:
Supply Chain Management- assessing the programme requirements and understanding the global
supply chain and programme strategies. Ensuring we plan supply chain behaviour to follow any
rules contained in organisation policies and standards. Understand the supply chain network, plan
the types and levels of resources needed to operate it and identify the internal and external
interfaces which will need to be built to sustain it.
Stock Prepositioning- provide supplies quickly and cost effectively, reduce the time taken to
respond to emergencies, critical material in “stock” at strategic locations. Types of Pre-Positioning
such as Framework agreements, Supplier stock, Government stocks, Organisation stock, Local
agreements and Strategic pre-positioning networks
Phases of Humanitarian Response- Disaster Risk Reduction, Disaster Preparedness, Emergency
Relief, Reconstruction and Development
Team Management- administer and coordinate groups of individuals to perform tasks,
communication, objective setting and performance appraisals, guidance, instruction, direction and
Cash for Vouchers - The world of humanitarian aid is changing and organisations are now using
Cash Transfer Programming to meet beneficiaries’ needs. This approach require different
expertise, skills, and resources. Learn how the Supply Chain effectively contribute to CTP and
supports the organisations in achieving their objectives. Areas covered include Assessments,
Analyses, Preparedness, Retail Market Assessment, Procurement, Risk Identification, Monitoring
the programme and suppliers
Go to https://www.logisticslearningalliance.com/lla-events/ or complete our enquiry form at https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/3b0d4001a07446138024af62f58271cb