Stocking Facilities with MVA

Overview

Course name Stocking Facilities with MVA
Institution Ipas
Location Online
Website IpasU.org
Language English
Contact information

For more information, please contact Kyle Pennisi, Health Systems Advisor, at pennisik@ipas.org.

Details

Course objective

-Describe the need for forecasting initial supply and resupply.

-Briefly explain the purpose of the Poisson Distribution.

-Describe the difference between active and reserve inventories.

-Use the initial supply and resupply chart to calculate needs for a specific facility (when given data).

-Identify data needed to calculate MVA needs for your programs.

Sector NGO
General course topics General/service course with some logistics included
Specific course topics

-MVA Background

-MVA forecasting

-Calculating active stock

-Reserve inventory

Total time commitment 3 hours
Focus commodity Health, including RH
Commodities covered MVA
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name NA
Degree name NA
Attendance mode Online
Attendance description

Online- self guided

Incentives No
Incentives description

NA

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Facility Manager
Pre-requisites No
Pre-requisites description

NA

Course fee $0
Course fee description

NA

Discount available No
Discount description

NA

Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

For more information, please contact Kyle Pennisi, Health Systems Advisor, at pennisik@ipas.org.