Supply Chains for Manufacturing: Inventory Analytics

Provided by: edX

This course will expose learners to concepts and models important in supply chain and manufacturing system planning, so that you can better coordinate various resources and assets to optimize the delivery of goods, with an emphasis on key tradeoffs and phenomena. There will be a particular emphasis on how to cope with variability as it arises across a supply chain.

Course Objectives:

  • Concepts and models for effective supply chain and manufacturing system planning
  • Operational tactics for managing variability
  • Integrated planning and collaboration.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for manufacturing personnel, including technicians, engineers, and managers.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Business



Employee Type

Operations Team, 1st level Supervisor, Leaders

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

90 hrs


Audit Free

Certification is paid for $ 175.00 ; Full financial aid available for certification