Master Planning of Resources (MPR) Module

Overview

Course name Master Planning of Resources (MPR) Module
Institution APICS - The Association for Operations Management
Location Online
Website www.apics.org
Language English
Contact information

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Details

Course objective

Explore and be able to apply the principles of demand management, sales and operations planning, master scheduling, and distribution planning, and to identify conditions that require action. This module evaluates knowledge of both supply and demand planning for mid- to long-term independent demand.

Sector Public
General course topics Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail
Specific course topics

Recognizing all demands for goods and services to support the marketplace; bringing together all the plans for the business; dis-aggregating the production plan into an executable schedule; planning the distribution network and replenishment.

Total time commitment 36
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Certificate
Degree name This course counts towards a certificate in APICS CPIM - Certified in Production & Inventory Management. Participants would need to complete the other modules in oder to receive a certificate.
Attendance mode Online
Incentives No
Incentives description

N/A

Audience Open Enrollment
Pre-requisites Yes
Pre-requisites description

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Course fee $580
Discount available Yes
Discount description

APICS Members save $130. The member price is $450.

Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

In order to get the certificate participants need to complete: Basics of Supply Chain Management, Master Planning of Resources, Detailed Scheduling and Planning, Execution and Control of Operations, and strategic Management of Resources.