Production Planning Master Class
|Course name||Production Planning Master Class|
|Institution||Logistics Learning Alliance|
Tel: 0800 1588231
Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591
Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593
Define a production planning cycle; Select and implement a forecasting system; Produce a master production schedule; Produce a rough cut capacity plan; Construct a bill of materials; Produce a capacity requirement plan; Relate the basic principles of production planning to modern manufacturing and control systems; Compare the effectiveness of difference systems against the basic production planning process; Plan and organise a benchmarking project in the production planning area; Review the implications of globalisation on the production planning process; Develop a project for the implementation of information systems to support production planning processes; Identify and implement suitable performance measures; Identify the sources of waste and the measures available to eliminate waste in the production planning process.
|General course topics||One logistics function in great detail|
|Specific course topics||
Concepts of production planning; fundamentals of production planning; current manufacturing and materials planning systems; managing materials flows through a production process.
|Total time commitment||32|
|Focus commodity||Any or other commodity|
|Commodities covered||Course can be tailored to participants\' context.|
|Certificate name||Not specified|
Completion may count towards Level 3 Certificate in Logistics and Transport
|Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate)||100|
Fee may be negotiated based on company requirements and number of participants
|Course included in analysis||No|
This course is only offered face to face upon request by a company or organization.