Top Business Group for Human Resources

Manufacturing Planning & Control

Date Tuesday 18-02-2020 Category Operations

Course Overview
This course is designed to provide delegates with a comprehensive coverage of the concepts, tools, and methods used in the management and control of manufacturing environments.

Course Outline

  • Demand Management
    • The demand management process.
    • Demand Forecasting
      • Factors influencing demand.
      • Components of demand.
      • Demand seasonality.
      • Demand forecasting techniques.
      • Forecast accuracy measurement
  • Sales and Operations Planning
    • S&OP characteristics.
    • The monthly S&OP process.
    • Production planning strategies.
    • The Resource Planning process.
  • Master Scheduling
    • Objectives of master scheduling.
    • Inputs / Outputs of master scheduling.
    • Planning horizon and time fences.
    • The master production schedule.
  • Capacity Planning and Utilization
    • Rated and demonstrated capacity.
    • Rough-cut capacity planning.
  • Material Requirements Planning
    • The MRP process.
    • Inputs / Outputs of MRP.
    • Interface between MRP and Capacity Requirements Planning.
  • Production Execution and Control
    • MRP Based Scheduling
      • Operations scheduling technique and order sequencing.
    • Theory of Constraints Based Scheduling
    • Just In Time
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
    • Functional units connected by ERP.
    • Manufacturing Planning and Control with ERP.

Learning Objectives
By the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand and perform demand forecasting.
  • Balance demand with supply.
  • Prepare and validate production plans.
  • Perform the master scheduling process.
  • Understand and manage material requirements planning.
  • Manage and control production capacity requirements.
  • Identify and manage bottlenecks.
  • Schedule and sequence production operations.
Who Should Attend
Persons working in the field of production planning, material requirements planning, production execution and control, as well as supply chain managers of manufacturing companies.

Course Duration
  • Three days from 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Registration Deadline
  • One week before the course date
Course Venue
  • Top Business Training Center: 17, Abdel Wahab Selim Elbeshry St. Sheraton Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt.
Registration & Payment:
  • Course fees: 3600 EGP
  • Course fees include material, light lunch, coffee break and certificate.
  • Payment by cheque in Top Business’s name, cash to our address or by bank transfer.
  • Payment is due within 3 working days from course confirmation. Your registration is confirmed only after course payment
  • Payment is nonrefundable, however participant can be substituted or can attend next confirmed round of the same course or another course.