Certified Associate in Material Management (Self Paced)

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Certified Associate in Material Management is the first of its kind Online Training and Certification Course, designed for all the Supply Chain enthusiasts who wish to kick off their career in Operations as management graduates, or wish to switch to the career in Supply Chain and Operations. The course is designed well to ensure that working professionals in Manufacturing domain get to enhance their learning and take a leap in business conversation with their clientele. 

Course Objectives

After the completion of Certified Associate in Material Management course, you will be able to:

  • Have a holistic view on Material Management as the core concept of Supply Chain
  • Understand Supply Chain Metrics from Material Management Perspective
  • Have a strong idea and hold on techniques used for Forecasting and Inventory Management
  • Understand the nuances of Purchasing, Procurement and Vendor Management
  • Have a good hold of “Just in Time” Manufacturing and Lean Production Processes
  • Apply Quality Management tools from Materials perspective


300 minutes of High Quality E-Learning Content, in form of videos and live interactions. 

To be followed by a short exam, and certificate of Certified Associate in Material Management to be provided on clearing the exam.

Who should take this course?

  • Candidates looking to find job opportunities as Operations Manager / Supply Chain Analysts / Plant Managers 
  • Fresh graduates
  • Operations and Supply Chain Enthusiasts
  • Business owners
  • Supply Chain Professionals in their early career
  • Middle and Senior Level IT Professionals working in Manufacturing vertical

Course Curriculum

Overview of Material Management
Introduction to Material Management 00:16:00
Inventory Management
Inventory and Terms Used in Inventory Control 00:34:00
EOQ, Reorder Point and Inventory Management 00:30:00
Demand Forecasting
Demand Forecasting – What, Why and How 00:47:00
Vendor Management
Vendor Management, Frameworks and Risks 00:28:00
Just in Time Manufacturing
Lean Manufacturing

Course Reviews


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    Great course.

    I learnt an overview.

    I am transitioning from project management to material management.

    So gave me what I needed to get started.

    Would recommend this course for anyone to get an overview and do a deep dive in areas where one needs improvement.

Instructor Details

Varun is an alumnus of NITIE Mumbai. He pursued MBA in Supply Chain Management and B.Tech in Electronics and Communication. He is a Certified Supply Chain Professional by PMI, USA and Project Management Professional, by PMI USA. He also holds Green Belt in Six Sigma. His overall industry experience is more than 6 years, and is also the Founder of Course Viz and Career Anna.