The Manufacturing Fundamentals course is aimed at providing all manufacturing professional employees with a basic understanding of key manufacturing principles and an overview of manufacturing planning and control. This course serves as a primer for the beginner.
Manufacturing Planning is essential to successful businesses. This course is designed for manufacturing planners and schedulers and provides an initial introductory insight to the master scheduling process.
Master Scheduling: The Rough-Cut Capacity Planning (RCCP)
To be sure that the published master schedule is realistic and achievable a high-level capacity feasibility study is performed, called rough-cut capacity planning. This course is designed for master schedulers, and manufacturing planners and provides the basic insights as to the RCCP concepts with an example of the calculations.
A very important by-product of the master scheduling process is the available-to-promise data. This course is designed for master schedulers, Demand Planners, and manufacturing planners and provides the basic insights as to the ATP concepts and their calculations with examples.
Multiple inventory management courses dealing with issues such as costs, replenishment methods, lot size policies, safety stock levels, inventory accuracy and controls, and impact on financial statements will be coming soon. Plus, a special course on doing an effective cycle counting process will be added.
In the near future, courses covering demand forecasting, material planning, operations management-including Lean, capacity management, quality management, logistics, warehousing, distribution, transportation, procurement, and accounting for manufacturing.