Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 11:30

Tue, October 30, 2012 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM See description. $445. LARRY BERGLUND
Procurement practices and supply chain management are key components of an organization’s sustainability strategy. They can help reduce an organization’s environmental footprint and control costs. This online course offers a comprehensive introduction to the emerging area of green supply chain management. You learn the perspectives, practical tools and resources needed to make responsible and effective supply decisions. Course topics include key drivers and imperatives in green procurement, barriers and resistance, best practices, standards and benchmarks. The course is designed for those with an interest in advancing the sustainability agenda in their organization, those needing to adapt to changing customer demands, as well as procurement professionals.

Note: Course hours include live weekly webinars with the course instructor, plus online discussion of case studies. Readings and final assignment are completed outside of course hours.

Dates: 6 Tue, Oct 30-Dec 4, 6:30-7:30pm, 18 hours, includes six compulsory webinar sessions. 100% online.