If you are a buyer or purchasing manager for business, which of the following ways do you buy MRO items (maintenance, repair, and operating supplies)?

Buy only when immediately needed.
Buy expected amount needed for a month or two.
Buy amount depending on cost and price breaks.
Allow suppliers to estimate our needs and buy and store that amount.
Have supplier store amount for us that we use in a reasonable time.
Store amount by item category depending on cost and usage.

Seminars & Courses


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Accounting, Finance, and Cost Management for Buyers and Managers - Course B100MAE


Accounting and finance training is offered at all times and repeated continually. Qualifies for 2 CPP points. The financial accounting course is an introduction to accounting and finance and suitable for those who have never had a financial accounting course as well as those who wish to review the subject. Topics include the legal structure of organizations, the accounting process, financial reports, methods of evaluating inventory, budgeting, methods of evaluating financial performance and investments, accounting and finance training, and many other related subjects.

'The financial accounting course, "Accounting, Finance and Cost Management for Buyers and Managers", was educational and was helpful in defining terms. The accounting and finance training terms taught are universal and can be used by many organizations.'

- Alexis Cohen
- Purchasing
- Longwood Gardens

The self-run online financial accounting course is attended via the Internet. They require up to two or three continuous hours of attendance. Students are initially contacted by email with instructions on how to take the accounting and finance training course for which they have registered. Students may attend the Accounting, Finance, & Cost Management Course at any time during the day. This makes the classes more convenient for students. All materials are included in the price of the course and will be available online while attending classes. These courses are nonrefundable. Instructions for these financial accounting online courses are usually sent within a few days of registration. Normally, the Society likes to see these types of courses completed within a month of having sent out the instructions. If too much time elapses without a course being completed the student may have to register for it again.

It is each student's responsibility to contact the Society if instructions are not received within the time frames listed above. Failure to do so may result in additional fees. Students can contact the Society about this accounting for managers course at 630-859-0250 or at

Start Date: Open
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Your Price: $154.00