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Supply Chain Management Association - Ontario (SCMAO)

Supply chains run our world. With Sheridan's Supply Chain Management Association - Ontario (SCMAO) program, be the supply chain professional or procurement expert companies are looking to acquire. You will develop procurement and transportation planning skills as well as acquire knowledge about logistics and operations with Supply Management Training (SMT), which is needed to accelerate your career in supply chain management.

Become an integral link in the chain. Enrol today.

Program Delivery

Successfully complete the four (4) technical courses approved by the Supply Chain Management Association Ontario (SCMA-O). These courses satisfy the technical course requirement for the Supply Management Training (SMT) program offered through SCMA-O.

Recommended Program Pathway

Courses can be taken in any order but it is recommended to take MATM70005 SMT - Logistics last.

Grade Requirements

If you are pursuing the SMT Certificate, a total grade of 60% is the required passing grade for each technical course; students must also attain a minimum of 60% on the final exam to pass.  

These courses are part of the Supply Chain Management Association - Ontario (SCMAO) Program.

Course Name / Code Expected Availability Select

Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Four (4) of the Following Courses

SMT - Logistics
Course Code:
MATM70005
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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SMT - Operations Management
Course Code:
MATM70003
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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SMT - Procurement
Course Code:
MATM70004
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
SMT - Transportation
Course Code:
MATM70006
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

Program Delivery

This is a part-time program and is delivered via virtual (synchronous) classroom.

Program Description 

Supply chain is an integral part of our community. With an industry of such importance, comes the need for growth, innovation, competitiveness, and more. Sheridan's Supply Chain Management Association - Ontario (SCMAO) program is designed to bring the next wave of supply chain professionals into the competitive market. Students will learn about procurement and transportation processes and procedures, to ensure our economy and world keeps spinning. In order to succeed in the industry, students will learn the necessary fundamental skills required about logistics and operations within a variety of different supply chain fields. 

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of supply chain in supply chain management 
  • Utilize technology in integrated supply chain processes 
  • Explain how operations management operates within an organization and their respective value
  • Describe forecasting and its importance 
  • Issuing purchase orders
  • and more!

Become an integral link in the chain. Enrol today.

Recommended Program Pathway

Courses can be taken in any order but it is recommended to take MATM70005 SMT - Logistics last.

Supply Chain Management Association - Ontario Certificate 

After completion of the required Supply Management Training (SMT) courses and seminars, and with 1 year working experience in the field, you can apply for your certificate directly with the Supply Chain Management Association Ontario (SCMA-O). There are no pre-requisites. The certificate requirements comprise of the following, which do not need to be taken in any particular order:

For more information on the certificate, please visit SCMA-O, or contact them via phone 416-977-7566 or 1-877-726-6968, or email info@scmao.ca

Grade Requirements

If you are pursuing the SMT Certificate, a total grade of 60% is the required passing grade for each technical course. Students must also attain a minimum of 60% on the final exam to pass.  

Textbook & Material Requirements 

A course textbook and participant manual are both required for each course. Upon registration, students will receive instructions directly from SCMA-O on how to download the participant manual from their site. Students can also purchase the textbook from the Sheridan bookstore.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca or 905-845-9430 option 3.

Sample Procurement job titles:

  • Junior-Senior Buyer/Clerk
  • Purchasing Assistant/Clerk/Analyst
  • Procurement Specialist
  • Commodity Manager
  • Purchasing Agent/Analyst/Coordinator/Officer/
  • Specialist/Supervisor/Team Lead
  • Stores/Warehouse/Distribution Supervisor
  • Senior Buyer/Agent/Analyst
  • Global Sourcing Analyst/Specialist/Coordinator

Sample Logistics job titles:

  • Logistics Clerk/Assistant
  • Warehouse Clerk/Assistant
  • Logistics Analyst/Administrator/Coordinator/Specialist/Supervisor
  • Supervisor, Warehouse & Distribution/Team Lead
  • Commodity Manager

Sample Operations job titles:

  • Production Administrator/Assistant/Clerk/Expeditor/Planner
  • Material/Inventory Control Administrator
  • Material Handle
  • Production Analyst/Administrator/Coordinator/Specialist/Supervisor
  • Material Requirement Planner
  • Material Manager

For more details, visit:http://www.scma.com/on/careers/scm-career-resources-and-information