Master Planning of Resources (MPR) Module
|Course name||Master Planning of Resources (MPR) Module|
|Institution||APICS - The Association for Operations Management|
|Contact information|| |
APICS Customer Service
1-800-444-2742 or 1-773-867-1777
|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.
|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|
|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.|
|Incentives description|| |
|Pre-requisites description|| |
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|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.