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Sessions within each Principle course can also operate as stand-alone mini-courses or can be combined with other Principles course sessions to create a customised learning experience.
Industry Forum will work with you to configure a customised course solution that can address any number of training needs or operational challenges, including:
The Principles of Inventory Management provides a functional knowledge and understanding of inventory and purchasing management principles, roles and responsibilities, and techniques. For more detail on topics covered, see the Principles of Inventory Management Instructor Guide Table of Contents.
Inventory management fundamentals
Just-in-time and lean methodologies
Inventory Performance Measurement
The Principles of Operations Planning course imparts a fundamental knowledge and understanding of the basic inventory planning principles and techniques that are used at each level in the planning process, from strategic to tactical.
Basics of Forecasting
Sales and Operations Planning
The Principles of Manufacturing Management provides an introduction to manufacturing management core concepts and activities related to production planning, scheduling and process control.
Manufacturing Management Fundamentals
Manufacturing Product Structures
Material Requirements Planning (MRP)
Capacity Planning and Management
Production Activity Control
The Principles of Distribution and Logistics introduces the foundations and operations of supply channel inventory, warehousing and transportation operations.
Operations Management Foundations
Introduction to Distribution and Logistics
Distribution Channel Design
Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP)
Packaging and Material Handling
The Principles of Managing Operations introduces the fundamentals of operational process design, quality and organizational management and performance.
Processes and Operations
Product and Process Design
Total Quality Management
Statistical Quality Control
Process Improvement and Optimization
Organisational Management and Performance
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