Module Objectives

Participants to develop and adopt sustainability criteria into the value chain process in the context of tourism and hospitality operations.

Mission 1

Description

Mission 1 is designed to introduce participants to Sustainable Supply Chain Management Principles.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Define Sustainable Supply Chain Management.
  • Understand the issues involved in complex supply chains in the context of sustainability.
  • Learn the benefits of greening a supply chain.
  • Identify the role of Information Technology in Supply Chain Management.
  • Define Reverse Logistics.
  • Review material flows and wastes.
  • Learn the principles of Responsible Procurement.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the concepts and principles that underlie sustainability in supply chains, reverse logistics and the environment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the core principles of Responsible Procurement.

Duration: 1/2 hour

Mission 2

Description

Mission 2 is designed to provide guidance to participants how to implement a Responsible Purchasing program in the supply chain.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Learn how to develop a sustainable procurement policy, strategy and plan.
  • Learn how to incorporate environmental, social and economic factors into a hotel’s purchasing decisions.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Institute sustainable purchasing strategies into the value analysis process.
  • Identify opportunities to expand sustainable procurement practices within the organization.
  • Present the importance of Responsible Procurement to key decision-makers within the organization.

Duration: 1/2 hour

Mission 3

Description

Mission 3 is a quiz section of variable difficulty. Participants compete against each other to improve their score, win badges and rise on the scoreboard and leaderboard tables.

Learning objectives

Participants will:

  • Test their knowledge and skills based on the learning objectives of Mission 1 and Mission 2.

Learning outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Assess their competences in Sustainable Supply Chain Management Principles.

Duration: 1/2 hour