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Supply Chain Principles On Demand

Principles On Demand is designed to help students establish the foundation knowledge necessary to excel in supply chain management through online self-paced study.  

Each course contains assigned readings with video highlights grouped into topics on your study plan. Relevant practice questions let you apply what you learned immediately. Flashcards help you to review. At any time you can track your progress from the course dashboard. The dashboard shows your course progress and summarizes your strengths and weaknesses in the course. Try it on desktop or mobile.

Pricing for three-month subscription:

Member $75

Non-member $150

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Principles On Demand Courses Include:

Curriculum paths

The Principles On Demand courses are grouped in two ways: by foundational knowledge and specialization. Curriculum paths generally contain one foundational knowledge course and one specialization course.

Please see the detailed product description for the topics included in each course.


  • Basics of Inventory Management (foundational knowledge) – Available now
  • Buying and Material Planning (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

Distribution and Logistics Manager:

  • Basics of Distribution and Logistics (foundational knowledge) – Available now
  • Distribution and Logistics Management (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

Inventory Planner:

  • Basics of Inventory Management (foundational knowledge) – Available now
  • Inventory Planner (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

Demand Planner/ Master Scheduling Manager:

  • Basics of Operational Planning (foundational knowledge) – Coming soon
  • Master Scheduling (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

Materials Manager:

  • Basics of Inventory Management (foundational knowledge) – Available now
  • Materials Management (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

Production Manager:

  • Basics of Manufacturing Management (foundational knowledge) – Available now
  • Production Management (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

Supply Chain Management (Cross-Functional):

  • Basics of Managing Operations (foundational knowledge) – Available now
  • Supply Chain Performance (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

Supply Chain Manager- Strategy

  • Basics of Operations Planning (foundational knowledge) – Coming soon
  • Supply Chain Strategy (specialization course) – Coming in 2019

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Corporate Training using Principles On Demand

The all-new Principles On Demand is the ideal education program for your organization’s unique training needs. This program is designed for a wide range of participants; from workforce development to working professionals; from new supply chain personnel to other staff seeking supply chain and operations cross-training.

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