Supply Chain Management Basics

Brandman University has partnered with MindEdge, Inc., to offer this Supply Chain Management Basics course. This self-paced course provides instructional material that explains the key strategic drivers of effective supply chain management. Information is presented in an easy-to-understand format, with interactive and integrative exercises to help learners better understand the foundational elements of managing the supply chain. Case studies provide real-world advice and counsel for participants, while educational aids and review assignments assist in the comprehension and retention of course material, to ensure proficiency and mastery of critical knowledge and information.

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Define supply chain management and understand its strategic role in organizations that source goods and services
  • Explain the goals of effective supply chain management and procurement
  • Analyze how organizations in a supply chain communicate and manage relationships
  • Explain the supplier appraisal process and understand its role in supply chain management
  • Formulate strategies for mitigating supply chain risk, and discuss the events that can create disruption in the supply chain
  • Assess the major trends and issues shaping supply chain management today

 Program Benefits

  • 100% Web-based learning. Access courses anytime, anywhere with an Internet connection.
  • Earn PDUs. Get professional development units with course completion.
  • Affordable. Courses are competitively priced.
  • “Ask the Expert.” Learners can pose content-related questions and receive feedback within 24 hours.• Interactive. Courses include interactive exercises to engage learners.
  • Easy-to-follow. Concise explanations, real-world examples, and references enable learners to easily explore course topics.


Mind Edge


  • Fully Online
  • Self-paced


  • $299.00

To register, click on the “add to cart” button and then “proceed to secure checkout” button under the “Courses” tab. To request more information, please fill out the “Get Started” form on the right. A Brandman team member will contact you shortly to answer any questions you may have. For immediate assistance, please call 800-632-0094.

If you have a group of more than 10 and are interested in bringing this course to your organization, please email