Professional Development

Advance your career in supply chain

As Australasia's Premier Professional Supply Chain Community, ASCI offers a comprehensive Professional Development program to foster talent and build networks in the industry. 


Professional Development Offerings

ASCI continuously works with the broader supply chain community to host a range of Professional Development events and courses.  Along with an ongoing program of Virtual Classrooms, Webinars and Networking Events, regular short courses, site visits and podcasts are also secured throughout the year building a comprehensive supply chain professional development calendar.

ASCI is very conscious of the fact that most professionals are time poor and are working hard to maintain work/life balance.  With this in mid we have worked hard to ensure our Professional Development events are made up of both digital and physical offerings.


APICS Principles of Operations Management

APICS Principles of Operations Management is an education-based program made up of five courses designed to help those new to the field of operations management establish a solid foundation of knowledge to excel in the fields of inventory, production and distribution management. Principles offers organisations an efficient and effective approach to educate and develop professionals on the basics of operations management.

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DDI Demand Driven Planner and Demand Driven Leader

For 2019, ASCI and the Demand Driven Institute (DDI) have worked together to devise etirely online based self study options for their DDP and DDL programs.  What is unique to these offerings is the ability to schedule live check in with Carol Ptak and Chad Smith at various times throughout the program.

Find Out More About DDP          Find Out More About DDL


Project Management Ecademy

Project Management Ecademy is an On Demand, Online, video based Project Management training offering provided through our partner Elemental Projects.  

Delivered via a series of "bite sized" videos that can be accessed by an internet enable computer or mobile device, learners will have access to view, revise and complete quizes that will provide you with end to end Project Management knowledge.  Access to the offering is subscription based at $95 per year with a complimentary first month.

For those who want to take their studies to the next level, learners will have the option to register and complete the BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management at an ASCI Members exclusive price of $3700 **Coming Late 2019**

Click HERE to register your interest and be the first to gain access to the free trial (you will need to provide the requested details).



Keeping across topical issues surrounding the supply chain is a must for any supply chain professional wanting to develop their career.  To aid in this, ASCI continuously works with industry thought leaders and experts to provide regular webinars that address the industries biggest topics.

Click HERE to be taken to our Courses and Events page to find your next Webinar.


Networking Events and Site Visits

Sometimes it just pays to rub shoulders with others in the industry.  Throughout the year ASCI works closely with our State Chapters and Partners to bring together fun and informative networking events.  These events are a great way to discuss issues and interests and learn how others in the indusry are doing things.
ASCI also works closely with the industry to pull together a range of site visits throughout the year.  Sometimes these are standalone visits, othertimes they may be coupled with a networking event.  Either way they are alway interesting and always popular.

Click HERE to be taken to our Courses and Events page to find a Networking Event near you.


ASCI Annual Conference

The ASCI Annual Conference is peak gathering for supply chain professionals bringing together local and international leaders in the ongoing goal of professionalising the field of supply chain management.

Click HERE to be taken to the ASCI Annual Conference page



Established in 2016, ASCI in partnership with Black Onyx Digital begun recording their own regular podcasts.  Hosting discussions with industry experts, ASCI alumni and thought leaders, the ASCI Lounge podcast channel has been extremely popular and continues to ramp up and grow.

Click HERE to be taken to the ASCI Lounge Podcast Channel