Implementing the SCS 9001™  Supply Chain Security Management System

SCS 9001 Implementation Training

Course Duration: 2 Days - 8 Hours/day

This two-day seminar provides guidance for planning and implementing a Supply Chain Security Management System meeting the intent and conforming to the requirements SCS 9001.

The SCS 9001 handbook documents Supply Chain Security Management System requirements, controls, and measurements for suppliers of ICT products: hardware, software, and services.

This class must be completed before moving on to the following SCS 9001 course:

· Auditing the SCS 9001 Supply Chain Security Management System

Learning Objectives

  • Provide participants with an understanding of the structure of SCS 9001 and its relationship to their QMS.
  • Provide an understanding of how to apply the process approach to successfully develop, implement and sustain an effective Supply Chain Security Management System.

Course Outline

  • Course Introductions
  • Chapter 1: Brief Overview of the SCS 9001 Standard Including Measurements
  • Chapter 2: Planning for Development and Implementation
    • Competency 1: Understand Basic Concepts Needed for Implementing SCS 9001
    • Competency 2: Plan for Development and Implementation of SCS
    • Breakout Exercise 1: Complete a Registration Profile, Including Trust Principles
    • Breakout Exercise 2: Develop a Policy Statement
  • Chapter 3: Developing the Security Management System Using the Process Approach
    • Competency 3: The Process Approach and the SCS Processes
    • Breakout Exercise 3: Develop a Process Definition Worksheet
  • Chapter 4: Developing the Security Program Plan and Asset Inventory and Security Risk Management
    • Competency 4: Security Program Plan, Asset Inventory and Risk Management Processes
  • Chapter 5: Developing Required Processes
    • Competency 5: Plan for Development of SCM required processes
  • Chapter 6: Developing a System for Managing Externally Provided Processes, Products and Services
    • Competency 6: Implement SCS Processes and Controls for Externally Provided Processes, Products and Services
  • Chapter 7: Planning for Implementing SCS Annex A Controls
    • Competency 7: Plan fand implement SCS Controls in Production and Servicing
    • Breakout Exercise 4: Implementing Annex A SCS Controls in Operations
  • Chapter 8: Performance Management and Improvement
    • Competency 8: Establish and Maintain Methods and Processes for Managing Performance and Improvement
  • Chapter 9: Documenting the System
    • Competency 9: Document the System and Secure Retained Documented Information
    • Breakout Exercise 5: Develop a Draft Process Document
  • Chapter 10: Implementing the System
    • Competency 10: Process for Implementing the SCS System
  • Chapter 11: System Certification Process
    • Competency 11: Process for Achieving SCS System Certification

Final Exam

Note: A final pass rate of 80% is required to obtain a certificate that

indicates “Successfully Completed.”

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for employees of organizations planning an SCS 9001 program with responsibilities such as leadership, IT security, supply chain security, implementation, product development, and procurement. This course will also be taken by members of Accreditation Bodies, Certification Bodies and auditors in preparing to be accredited to audit an SCS 9001 implementation.

Course Materials

Each participant will receive a seminar manual including breakout exercises. Participants must have a properly licensed copy of the SCS 9001 standard for reference during the training.

Note: Omnex does not provide copies of standard(s) during training courses, but clients are encouraged to have their own copy.


Participants must possess a functional understanding of SCS 9001 and have completed the Introduction to the SCS 9001 Supply Chain Security Management System eLearning course.

Participants will benefit from a functional understanding of an existing quality or security management system such as ISO 9001 or ISO 27001.

Pre-Requisite Course(s)

Prior to attending this course, participants must have successfully completed the following TIA QuEST Forum-sponsored training class:

  • Introduction to the SCS 9001 Supply Chain Security Management System

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