Understanding Vendors & Procurement in Dynamics 365 Supply Chain

This mini-course is designed for all procurement and finance users who desire a solid grasp of daily routines, advanced capabilities and [...]

What you will learn

  • Establish relationships with vendors.
  • Collaborate with vendors using the vendor collaboration workspace
  • Ensure vendor certifications are current.
  • Incorporate vendor participation within the procure-to-pay process.
  • Ensure that trade agreements are up-to-date to assist firms in accurately estimating the cost of items acquired and establishing a foundation for sales pricing.


  • General understanding about procurement and terminology
  • The ability to use Dynamics Supply Chain Management for basic processing
  • Stable network connection  preferably 10Mbps
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This mini-course is designed for all procurement and finance users who desire a solid grasp of daily routines, advanced capabilities and procurement setups in Dynamics 365. In addition, the course is intended for anybody interested in or responsible for procurement. Purchasing agents, vendor/supplier managers, superusers, controllers and consultants all fall under this category. This course will teach you how to handle vendors, suppliers and procurement procedures such as purchase agreements. 

Course Content
8 Lectures
  • Module 00: Agenda
    In this Module Agenda of the course will be discussed
    Lessons Duration
    Lesson 01: Agenda
  • Process 01: Vendors
    Lessons Duration
    Sub Process 01: Creating Vendors
    Sub Process 02: Setup Vendor Collaboration
    Sub Process 03: Defining Vendors for Purchased Items
  • Process 02: Procurement
    Lessons Duration
    Sub Process 01: Creating Trade Agreements
    Sub Process 02: Create Purchasing Agreements
    Sub Process 03: Set up Intercompany Relationship
    Sub Process 04: Prepare Procurement and Vendor Performance

About the Instructor

Brandon Ahmad, MCSE

Microsoft Certified Trainer Regional Lead - USA

8.8 out of 9.0 Average Instructor Rating

Top Instructor Award Twice

MCSE Certification in Dynamics 365

Freelances as hands-on Technical Lead with very advanced development scenarios for Day Job

Brandon Teaches D365 for Finance and Operations Programming

Brandon Ahmad is a Dynamics 365 Technical Solutions Architect and CEO of Instructor Brandon. In his years of experience working with different Microsoft Technologies such as Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps, he has consulted over 60 implementations across the globe. Being solution-oriented and implementing advanced scenarios, he has dedicated his time to create training courses for programmers and developers, mainly interested in learning Microsoft Technologies.
As an instructor, he firmly believes in being able to master developmental skills; as long as one achieves the proper training and guidance. Providing students with several enhanced Microsoft training courses focused on providing a hands-on learning experience, Ahmad’s biggest secret to teaching lies in his ability to nurture those who take his classes.
His best reward (in his own words) is “hearing that my students saved time and mastered Microsoft Technology skills, knowing that my courses played a vital part in that success.”

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Does the Understanding Vendors & Procurement in Dynamics 365 Supply Chain course have hands-on labs?
    Yes, the Understanding Vendors & Procurement in Dynamics 365 Supply Chain course has hands-on practical labs for all the modules to practice.
  • What are the working hours for support team?
    Support team is available for assistance 8 hours a day (from Monday to Friday)
  • Is there any demo available?
    Yes, demonstrations are available as reference, showing the steps to achieve solutions so that you do not get stuck during the hands-on component.
  • What is the refund policy for the course?
    There is no refund granted once the course is purchased as we provide all the course contents upon purchasing. All completed purchases are final and non-refundable. For more details, click here
  • How do I extend lab time beyond 30 days?
    An ‘Extension Fee’ covers all the costs of your licenses and support.
  • How long do I have access to the course?
    You have access to your purchased course for 2 months: 60 days for lectures and 30 days for labs.
  • Are there any special licenses being offered during training?
    We provide our students with the licenses required to do the course and the labs.
  • How many hours should I spent each week on the course?
    We suggest around to 10- 30 hours a week in order to complete this course on time.
    Prominent Features
  • 1 hour course content
  • Virtual Machine and Licenses for accomplishing processes
  • 7 Practical Lectures
  • Dedicated Support (8 hours)
  • Course Completion Certificates