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Detailed Scheduling and Planning

Course Overview

This course focuses on material and capacity scheduling and planning. It includes a detailed explanation of material requirements planning (MRP), a technique suitable for use in job shops. The course also introduces another material planning technique, material-dominated scheduling, which is applicable to process industries and other mature production environments. The course explains capacity requirements planning in detail and introduces other capacity-planning techniques, including processor-dominated scheduling.

(Class consists of 9 weekly 3 hour sessions)

Course Outline

1 - Planning Material Requirements to Support the Master Schedule

  • Recognizing Techniques and Practices of Inventory
  • Identifying Information Used in Material Planning
  • Identifying the Desirable Characteristics of the Detailed Material Planning Process
  • Mechanics of the Detailed Material Planning Process
  • Maintaining the Validity of the Material Plan
  • Interactions with Other Systems (closing the loop)

2 - Planning Operations to Support the Priority Plan

  • Recognizing the Characteristics and Techniques of the Detailed Capacity Planning Process
  • Identifying Information used in the Detailed Capacity Planning Process
  • Identifying Desirable Characteristics of the Detailed Capacity Planning Process
  • Uses of the Detailed Capacity Planning Process
  • Measuring the Performance of the Detailed Capacity Planning Process
  • Interactions with Other Systems

3 - Planning Procurement and External Sources of Supply

  • Establishing Relationships with Suppliers
  • Techniques and Concepts for Supplier Partnerships
  • Implementing the New Relationship

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Price: $1,450.00
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