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Discipline: Petroleum Business
Duration: 3 days
Instructor(s): David TenHoor, Ronn Williamson
|This course will expand the industry understanding of supply chain professionals and increase their value-added in a global, fast changing environment. Participants will learn what each industry segment requires from procurement and be given insights to maximize value delivery and increase their contribution. The course includes an online, interactive forum with the instructor, and pre-read materials designed to familiarize course attendees with relevant issues. Attendees will leave better prepared to create and support procurement strategies that meet stakeholder needs, whether for projects or operations support.|
Supply chain professionals with 2-7 years' experience either inside or outside the oil and gas industry. The course is for anyone who needs a better understanding of procurement value creation in the oil and gas industry and includes buyers, procurement specialists, logistics specialists, business analysts, team leaders, project managers, commodity managers, materials managers, and new sourcing specialists or category managers.
You Will Learn:
MR. DAVID A. TENHOOR, CPIM has been consulting and teaching APICS (The Association for Operations Management) CPIM certification courses since 2005. He has taught in many different industries from chemical processing to discrete manufacturing. Companies include BASF, National Oilwell Varco, Halliburton, ExxonMobil Chemical and Cameron. David brings a well-rounded package of industry experience to PetroSkills/JMC. He has held positions in Inventory Control, Manufacturing Management, Strategic Sourcing and Transportation/Distribution Management. He also has experience in Finance and Product Development. David received his undergraduate degree in Geology from Hope College in Holland, Michigan and an MBA in Supply Chain Management from Michigan State University. He is a member of the Houston Chapter of APICS and served two terms on the Board of Directors as Treasurer.
MR. RONN WILLIAMSON, CFPIM, CPM, has provided education programs and consulting globally in supply management for the oil and gas industry through PetroSkills and John M. Campbell & Co for the past eleven years. Most recently, he was the Technical Training Director for John M. Campbell & Co. Working with major oil companies, he created the PetroSkills discipline competency maps for strategic supply chain management and led the supply chain discipline network for several years. Ronn has almost 40 years of supply chain management experience, with 18 years of operational management experience and 21 years of consulting and training around the globe.
As a consultant, Ronn has designed and managed projects for more than fifty organizations in numerous industries to deliver improved organizational policies and procedures, increased leverage of purchasing power, reduced inventories, and improved resource utilization in the supply chain. Ronn gained his supply management expertise in the first half of his career through ever-increasing operational and executive management roles at Thermo King Corporation, a billion-dollar global manufacturing subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Corporation. Ronn received a BS in Physics from St. John's University and a BME in Engineering and an MBA from the University of Minnesota. He has been a member and past chapter president, of the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS). He has been a member of the National Association of Purchasing Management-Twin Cities (NAPM-TC), the Manufacturers Alliance and the International Association for Commercial Contracts Management (IACCM). Ronn is certified at the Fellow Level by APICS and has a lifetime purchasing certification by the Institute of Supply Management (ISM).
In-House Course Presentations
All courses are available for in-house presentation to individual organizations. In-house courses may be structured the same as the public versions or tailored to meet your requirements. Special courses on virtually any petroleum-related subject can be arranged specifically for in-house presentation. For further information, contact our In-House Training Coordinator at one of the numbers listed below.
Telephone 1- 832 426 1234
Facsimile 1- 832 426 1244
Public Course Presentations
How to contact PetroSkills:
1-800-821-5933 toll-free in North America or
Address P.O. Box 35448, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74153-0448, U.S.A