Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - The nature of risk affecting supply chains

    • LO|1.1 Define the different types of risk that can impact on supply chains

    • LO|1.2 Assess operational risks in supply chains

    • LO|1.3 Compare methods for eliminating bribery, corruption and fraud in supply chains

    • LO|1.4 Contrast risks in supply chains that can impact on organisational corporate social responsibility and sustainability standards

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Processes in managing risk in supply chains

    • LO|2.1 Examine the use of contractual remedies for managing risks in supply chains.

    • LO|2.2 Analyse the use of outsourced third parties in risk management in supply chains

    • LO|2.3 Assess the use of insurance for protection against risks in supply chains

    • LO|2.4 Examine the use of contingency plans to overcome risks in supply chains

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Risk mitigation strategies in supply chains

    • LO|3.1 Identify use of probability and impact assessments to manage risks in supply chains

    • LO|3.2 Analyse a risk assessment and a risk register to mitigate risks in a supply chain

    • LO|3.3 Explain the development of a risk management culture and strategy to improve supply chains

    • LO|3.4 Compare strategic approaches to mitigate risks in supply chains