Instructor's Summary

Mr. Eric Horne

Mr. Eric Horne, MBA, PMP, NHDPM, NDOWS, T3 (Mech), is a Senior Management Consultant with over 35 years of extensive experience. His expertise lies extensively in the areas of Projects, Contracts, Operations, Production, Finance and Supply Chain Management.

Further, Mr. Horne was exposed to Warehouse & Logistics Management, Data & Record Management, Managerial Economics, Marketing Management, Value Engineering, Change Management, Communication Management, Planning, Budgeting & Cost Control, Re-Engineering, Risk Management, Production Planning & Control, and Service Level Agreements (SLA). He is also well-versed in Business Law, Labour Law, Strategy Formulation, Resource Allocation, Continuous Improvement and Productivity Improvement. He is currently the Project & Training Manager of BHP Billiton wherein he is responsible for the complete project life cycle including initiating, planning, executing, monitoring & controlling and closing as well as developing and presenting of various trainings within their organization.

Mr. Horne has worked for many blue chip companies such as BHP Billiton, Eskom, Telecast Engineering, Adcorp, 3M and many more wherein he gained technical and broad experience in all facets of well-renowned large companies in various industries. His work started on the shop floor as a Work Study Officer, Industrial Engineer, Senior Work Study Officer, Project Engineer and rising up to managerial positions like Project Manager, Contracts Manager, National Marketing & Training Manager, Change Manager, Regional Manager and Project & Training Manager. He is further a MBA, NHDPM, NDOWS, T3 {Mech} of the PMI, BHP Billiton, Damelin and various universities.

Mr. Horne has a Master degree in Business Administration, a Higher National Diploma in Production Management, a National Diploma in Organisation & Work Study and a Certified T3 in Mechanical Engineering. He is further a Certified Project Manager Professional (PMP) and a Qualified Assessor at SETA.