Defence Strategic Support Management Course - DSSM

Business Skills College
Business
3 days

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About this course

The Defence Strategic Support Management (DSSM) course is designed to provide you with an essential understanding needed to develop and manage effective support solutions. 

A highly interactive course set against MOD context examining the strategic factors that affect the planning and delivery of support solutions and the potential risks or constraints of any support solution. 

You will have the opportunity to expand your network of colleagues and learn from senior logistics speakers, selected from across the MOD, academia and industry.

This is a highly interactive course built around a series of presentations, case students and facilitated discussions.

What you will learn

This course will enable you to:
  • analyse the key strategic issues in the planning and delivery of support
  • examine support solution design factors and constraints, including the key processes and procedures involved in planning and delivering cost-effective support solutions
  • evaluate the impact of the support solution on business flexibility and operational agility
  • be better placed to assess the opportunities and risks associated with both current policy and future developments and initiatives

How will this course help my career?

This course should be considered highly desirable pre-employment training for those about to assume senior appointments in defence that will involve the formulation of logistic and support solutions at a strategic level. 

The course is also useful for industries involved in defence procurement, support and sustainment. 


Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Industry
  • Internationals
  • Military
  • MOD Civil Servants
  • Other government departments (OGDs)
This course is aimed at 1*s, OF5s and B1 grades. 

How will I learn?

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