Supply Chain Flow Planning Master Class


Course name Supply Chain Flow Planning Master Class
Institution Logistics Learning Alliance
Location Online
Language English
Contact information

Tel: 0800 1588231

Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591

Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593


Course objective

Use a repeatable cross functional process to obtain a consensus forecast; Apply various forecasting techniques to obtain baseline forecasts for different demand patterns; Evaluate the impact of demand management techniques for creating and shifting demand; Monitor forecast performance, taking corrective action as appropriate; Evaluate customer requirements and segment customers into different supply chain combinations; Evaluate supply chain strategic requirements to determine cost to serve objectives; Configure supply chains to obtain strategic fit between supply chain and customer requirements; Identify opportunities to compress time within a supply chain; Determine appropriate points to position inventory within the supply chain; Specify target stock levels based on uncertainties in supply and demand; Use different inventory systems for managing inventory levels; Use a repeatable cross functional process to balance supply and demand; Aggregate demand and produce and aggregate plan to identify supply requirements by location; Perform “what if” analyses to develop planning sensitivities; Identify potential partners within the supply chain to collaborate with; Quantify the benefits from pursuing collaborative relationships; Establish and implement a cross functional; process for utilising collaborative relationships.

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

Demand planning, supply planning, inventory planning, supply chain planning, collaboration

Total time commitment 100
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Commodities covered Course can be tailored to participants\' context.
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Not specified
Attendance mode Online
Incentives No
Incentives description

Completion may count towards Professional Diploma in Logistics and Transport

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Practitioner
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Course fee $1,338
Course fee description

Access to a UK based coach

Discount available No
Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

Planning Master classes can be tailored to a specific context upon request

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