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SCOR Professional Training

Advancing your supply chain performance with SCOR  |  SCOR Professional Training

APICS SCCWORKSHOP DETAILS – This is a 3 day workshop

Date :  New dates for workshop to be advised

Price :  Available on request

Course Description

Course Outline

SCOR Professional training provides an in-depth understanding of the latest version of the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model.

This training introduces attendees to the full scope and contents of the APICS SCOR framework. Attendees will learn the major process components of the framework (Plan, Make, Source, Deliver, Return, Enable) from a supply chain perspective. Below is a full outline of the SCOR Framework and Problem Solving with SCOR three-day course:

Day 1 – Framework

Introduction to the SCOR Framework

SCOR Reference Sources

Using the SCOR Sourcebook

SCOR Performance : Definition

SCOR Performance : Attributes and Levels

SCOR Processes : Definition

SCOR Processes and the Supply Chain

SCOR Processes : Levels

SCOR Practices : Definition

SCOR People : Definition

Green SCOR : Definition

Days 2 & 3 – SCOR Improvement Program: Concepts and Practices

SCOR Improvement Program Racetrack: Introduction

SCOR Program Phase 1 – Pre-SCOR

Motivations for Undertaking a SCOR Improvement Program

SCOR Improvement Program Organization

Pre-SCOR Case Study

SCOR Program Phase 2 – S: Set the Scope

Creating the Supply Chain Definition Matrix

Improvement Program Charter

S: Set the Scope Case Study

SCOR Program Phase 3 – C: Configure the Supply Chain

SCOR Level 1 and Level 2 Metrics Selection


Creating a SCORcard

C: Configure the Supply Chain Case Study

SCOR Program Phase 4 – O: Optimize Projects

Create Preliminary Project Portfolio

Prioritization and Sequencing of Projects

O: Optimize Projects Case Study

SCOR Program Phase 5 – R: Ready for Implementation

Improvement Project Charter

Project Test, Pilot, and Rollout

R: Ready for Implementation Case Study

This three-day course has been created to respond to the needs of professionals new to the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) framework and implementation body of knowledge and is of specific value to individuals new to organisations which have implemented, or are in the process of implementing SCOR. Based on a solid repository of improvement program metrics and processes, SCOR has evolved to become an important performance management tool for companies seeking to elevate their supply chain performance. The course has been specifically designed to provide all types of professionals involved with supply chain :

  1. Foundation knowledge of the SCOR Model Reference Framework
  2. An understanding of how a supply chain performance team would utilize SCOR in an improvement program
  3. A comprehensive outline of the phases of a typical SCOR improvement program

Course Objectives

  • Understand the origins and goals of the SCOR framework
  • Understand the structure of the SCOR two volume sourcebook
  • Work with the four central parts of the SCOR framework: Performance, Processes, Practices, People and Green SCOR
  • Develop a SCOR improvement program
  • Understand the five phases of a typical SCOR improvement program
  • Apply the SCOR framework to an improvement project

SCOR-P Examination
One Authorization to Test (ATT) for the SCOR-P endorsement exam is included in your SCOR-P training registration purchase. Candidates may purchase a SCOR-P retake exam for an additional fee.

Read a case study of a real-world example of how SCOR can impact an organisation’s performance and drive business growth

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For group registrations or in-house training options please contact Tonya Lamb at or contact the SAPICS office in Gauteng, South Africa on +27 (0) 11 023 6701