Certificate in Manufacturing Planning and Control

Production planning and control course,IOSCM LEVEL 2 MANUFACTURING PLANNING & CONTROL CERTIFICATE,CERTIFICATE IN MANUFACTURING PLANNING AND CONTROL

Certificate in manufacturing planning and control will equip delegates with the skills that will Improve business Competitive Performance with Better Planning & Control

START:
August 3, 2016
DURATION:
3 DAYS
CREDIT:
24 PDUs
PRICE
310,625.00

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CERTIFICATE IN MANUFACTURING PLANNING AND CONTROL OVERVIEW

Certificate in manufacturing planning and control will equip delegates with the skills that will Improve business Competitive Performance with Better Planning & Control.With the global marketplace constantly changing, it is crucial that your Manufacturing Planning and Control (MPC) system evolve to stay current with technology, product and market conditions. This course is essential if you are working in any capacity of operations in the supply chain because you’ll gain a thorough understanding of Manufacturing Planning and Control key elements. You’ll also master a variety of decision tools that can assist you in effective planning and execution.

The IoSCM Manufacturing qualification facilitates the development of transferable skills and industry knowledge of individuals who wish to advance their career in the supply chain field.The course will enable students to gain a full understanding of the practical aspects of manufacturing planning and control, including techniques to continually develop the processes and comply with industry standards and legislation.

All IoSCM qualifications are recognised and approved by the highest UK government educational bodies and delivered in line with UK standards for quality and excellence.The Certificate in Manufacturing Planning and Control(Level 2 qualification) is designed for students with limited experience in the supply chain sector but who would like to establish a career in the field. The course develops key skills and knowledge required for the student to move into a supervisory management or team leader role and improve operational efficiency.

Certificate in Manufacturing Planning and Control Objectives

What you’ll Learn

MANUFACTURING PLANNING & CONTROL

Understanding the manufacturing process
The role of assembly in manufacturing
Manufacturing improvement techniques
The importance of production planning
Understand the process of engaging external organisations to participate in the manufacturing process

WAREHOUSING & INVENTORY

Understanding the purpose and characteristics of inventory
How goods are received in a warehouse
Key warehousing activities
Health and safety arrangements in a warehouse environment

IT IN MANUFACTURING

Understanding the function of IT in manufacturing
Understanding the role of IT in manufacturing
Policies and procedures that affect IT in manufacturing

SUPPLY CHAIN

Understand supply chains across a range of sectors
The roles of other organisations in supply chain
Communication and information sources within a supply chain

Course Outlines

Introduction to Manufacturing Planning and Control (MPC) and Forecasting

  • Key Modules of MPC
  • How to identify the process of forecasting and characteristics of forecasts
  • How to determine the right supply chain for your product
  • Ways to develop causal forecasting models using regression approach
  • Expertise in forecasting error measures

Causal, Static and Adaptive Forecasting

  • How to compare and contrast static and adaptive models
  • Ways to develop moving average, exponential smoothing and Holt’s models
  • Ability to select the appropriate forecasting tool for your operations

Forecasting and Aggregate Production Planning

  • How to identify the differences between chase and level strategies
  • Formulation of aggregate planning models using optimization techniques
  • How to solve and interpret aggregate planning models using optimization methods
  • Ways to make pricing and aggregate planning decisions

Aggregate Planning and Cycle Inventory

  • Economic order quantity and aggregation models
  • Strategies for cycle inventory reduction
  • Formulation and solution of inventory models

Cycle and Safety Inventory

  • Implementation of continuous and periodic review policies
  • How to set safety stocks for different inventory policies
  • The effects of demand and supply uncertainty
  • How to understand and develop inventory pooling models

Safety Inventory and Network Design in Supply Chains

  • How to make network design decisions
  • E-procurement tools that yield the greatest benefits
  • Application of transportation and transshipment models
  • Ways to formulate network models and obtain solutions

Network Design and Material Requirement Planning & ERP Systems

  • Optimization models for supply chain network design
  • How to identify the differences between independent and dependent demand items
  • Effective implementation of MPS and time fences

Material Requirement Planning & ERP Systems

  • MRP: Table, definitions, inputs and outputs
  • How to perform MRP calculations
  • When and how to use ERP and APS systems
  • Concepts of JIT and Lean Systems

Who Should Attend?

Manufacturing Planning and Control training will benefit supply professionals in any area of operations. It is especially valuable for managers and executives who are ultimately accountable for running a cost effective operation and balancing production and inventory levels with demand to support customer service levels. S

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