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Course Title !!Closed - APICS Extended Fundamentals
Date(s) May 3, 10, and 17, 2017
Time 8:00am - 4:30pm
Location Harry V. Quadracci Center, Q Building
Cost $395

A natural extension of Core Fundamentals, this workshop introduces professionals to applications of company-wide planning methods. The tools discussed are used for viewing the big picture” and assessing the impact of the current schedule on labor and material requirements over a longer period of time.

  • Recognize how bill of materials (BOM) creates visibility for lower level operations.
  • Discuss how master scheduling and forecasting provides visibility on long lead-time items as well as providing a structure for capacity planning.
  • Discover the power of capacity planning and how it relates to labor utilization.
  • Utilize lean manufacturing principles to minimize wasted time and steps in a process while reducing the costs to produce an item.