Production Planning Corporate Training Course

Discover the transformative potential of Edstellar's instructor-led Production Planning Training Program designed exclusively for organizations. Enhance planning capabilities, streamline operations, and optimize resource allocation for optimal production efficiency. Stay competitive by mastering the art of effective production planning.

4 - 6 hrs
Instructor-led (On-site/Virtual)
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Production Planning Training

Drive Team Excellence with Production Planning Corporate Training

On-site or Online Production Planning Training - Get the best Production Planning training from top-rated instructors to upskill your teams.

Efficient production planning is crucial for organizations aiming to maximize productivity and meet customer demands. Edstellar's Production Planning Training Program empowers your employees with the necessary skills to excel in this critical function. Enhance your organization's production planning capabilities with our comprehensive Production Planning Training Program. 

Professionals gain a deep understanding of production planning principles, tools, and techniques through a comprehensive curriculum and hands-on training. Develop essential skills and strategies to streamline operations, optimize resources, and drive efficiency in the production process. Our program offers theoretical knowledge and practical insights, equipping your employees with the tools to excel in production planning. 

How does the Production Planning Training Program benefit organizations?

  • Optimizes resource allocation, reduces lead times, and improves overall efficiency in production planning processes
  • Timely delivery of products, meeting customer expectations, and fostering long-term relationships
  • Minimizes wastage lowers inventory carrying costs, and maximizes resource utilization, resulting in significant cost savings
  • Proactively identifies and addresses potential risks, ensuring business continuity and minimizing disruptions
  • Aligns production plans with organizational goals, improving coordination and synchronization across departments

Equip your teams with the expertise they need to excel in production planning through Edstellar's comprehensive and tailored Production Planning Training Program. Our certified trainers, with domain expertise across industries, empower your teams to confidently navigate complex challenges, inspiring their colleagues and driving success in your organization.


Production Planning Training for Employees: Key Learning Outcomes

Develop essential skills from industry-recognized Production Planning training providers. The course includes the following key learning outcomes:

  • Implement continuous improvement strategies to drive productivity enhancements and cost savings
  • Mitigate risks through proactive identification and contingency planning in the production planning process
  • Develop effective production plans considering demand forecasts, capacity constraints, and inventory management
  • Utilize data analysis techniques to identify bottlenecks, optimize resource allocation, and enhance overall operational efficiency
  • Apply lean manufacturing principles, just-in-time (JIT) techniques, and Six Sigma methodologies to optimize production processes

Key Benefits of the Training

  • Get your teams trained by experienced and expert instructors 
  • Assessments to evaluate the understanding and application of the training outcomes
  • Training schedule that minimizes disruption and aligns with the operational requirements
  • Post-training support, including access to resources, materials, and doubt-clearing sessions
  • Specialized tools and cutting-edge techniques are used for driving tangible results and impact within the organizations
  • Training methodology includes a mix of theoretical concepts, interactive exercises, case studies, and group discussions
  • Flexibility in program duration, training format, and the ability to tailor the content to align with the organization's unique needs and goals

Production Planning Training Topics and Outline

This Production Planning Training curriculum is meticulously designed by industry experts according to the current industry requirements and standards. The program provides an interactive learning experience that focuses on the dynamic demands of the field, ensuring relevance and applicability.

  1. What is Production
    • Definition and concepts
    • Types of production (goods vs. services)
  2. A production system
    • Components and interdependencies
    • Inputs, processes, and outputs
  3. Types of production systems
    • Job shop
    • Batch production
    • Mass production
    • Continuous production
  4. Types of manufacturing processes
    • Casting
    • Forming
    • Machining
    • Joining
    • Additive manufacturing
  5. Selection of a manufacturing process
    • Factors influencing process selection
    • Considerations for different product types
  6. Meaning of PPC (Production Planning and Control)
    • Definition and objectives
  1. Elements of PPC
    • Forecasting
    • Capacity planning
    • Material planning
    • Scheduling
    • Execution and control
  2. Production planning
    • Determining production goals and strategies
    • Developing production plans based on demand forecasts
  3. Production control
    • Monitoring and tracking production activities
    • Implementing corrective actions when deviations occur
  4. Steps involved in PPC
    • Demand forecasting
    • Capacity assessment
    • Material requirement planning
    • Production scheduling
    • Execution and monitoring
  5. Requirements for an effective PPC
    • Reliable demand forecasting
    • Accurate capacity estimation
    • Efficient material planning and procurement
    • Robust scheduling and coordination
  6. Benefits of PPC procedure
    • Improved production efficiency
    • Enhanced resource utilization
    • Minimized lead times and inventory
    • Optimal use of equipment and labor
  7. Affecting factors
    • Market demand fluctuations
    • Resource availability and constraints
    • Technological advancements
    • Organizational policies and culture
  1. Estimating the stages of production planning
    • Introduction to production planning stages
    • Importance of accurate forecasting in each stage
  2. Forecasting methods
  3. Qualitative Forecasting
    • Delphi method
    • Market research
    • Expert opinion
  4. Quantitative forecasting
    • Time series analysis
    • Regression analysis
    • Moving averages
    • Exponential smoothing
    • Forecasting with seasonality
  5. Forecasting errors
    • Sources and types of forecasting errors
    • Measures of forecasting accuracy
    • Techniques for error reduction and improvement
  1. Concept of MRP (Material Requirement Planning)
    • Definition and principles
    • Objectives and benefits
  2. Classes of MRP users
    • Dependent demand vs. independent demand
    • MRP for end products vs. components
  3. I/O (Input/Output) in MRP
    • Bill of Materials (BOM)
    • Master Production Schedule (MPS)
    • Inventory records
  4. Product Demand and BOM
    • Determining product demand from sales forecasts
    • Exploring BOM structure and levels
  5. Product structure
    • Hierarchical representation of product components
    • Indented BOM vs. single-level BOM
  6. MPS and IRF (Inventory Record File)
    • Establishing MPS based on demand and available capacity
    • Maintaining accurate IRF for inventory management
  7. Primary and secondary reports
    • MRP reports for planning and control
    • Exploring reports like the gross requirements report, planned order schedule, etc.
  8. Order size calculation
    • Lot for Lot method
    • Economic Order Quantity (EOQ)
    • Least Total Cost method
    • Least Unit Cost method
  9. JIT (Just In Time) production
    • Principles and benefits of JIT
    • Kanban Visual system for JIT implementation
  10. Benefits of MRP
    • Improved production planning accuracy
    • Efficient inventory management
    • Timely procurement and reduced stockouts
  1. Break-Even Analysis
    • Determining the breakeven point
    • Assessing profitability and cost-volume relationships
  2. Lot sizing rules
    • Fixed order quantity (FOQ)
    • Fixed time period (FTP)
    • Part-period balancing (PPB)
  3. Assembly line balancing
    • Balancing workload and minimizing bottlenecks
    • Determining optimal workstation assignments

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Production Planning Corporate Training Prices

Elevate your team's Production Planning skills with our Production Planning corporate training course. Choose from transparent pricing options tailored to your needs. Whether you have a training requirement for a small group or for large groups, our training solutions have you covered.

Request for a quote to know about our Production Planning corporate training cost and plan the training initiative for your teams. Our cost-effective Production Planning training pricing ensures you receive the highest value on your investment.

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Our customized corporate training packages offer various benefits. Maximize your organization's training budget and save big on your Production Planning training by choosing one of our training packages. This option is best suited for organizations with multiple training requirements. Our training packages are a cost-effective way to scale up your workforce skill transformation efforts..

Starter Package

125 licenses

64 hours of training (includes VILT/In-person On-site)

Tailored for SMBs

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Growth Package

350 licenses

160 hours of training (includes VILT/In-person On-site)

Ideal for growing SMBs

Enterprise Package

900 licenses

400 hours of training (includes VILT/In-person On-site)

Designed for large corporations

Custom Package

Unlimited licenses

Unlimited duration

Designed for large corporations

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This Corporate Training for Production Planning is ideal for:

The Production Planning Training Program is designed for organizations looking to upskill their employees at all levels involved in production planning, including managers, team leaders, supervisors, and professionals responsible for production operations. It caters to individuals and groups seeking to enhance production planning and control skills and drive organizational success.

Prerequisites for Production Planning Training

There are no specific prerequisites for this Production Planning Training Program. However, professionals with a basic understanding of production processes and supply chain management benefit from prior knowledge.

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The instructor-led Production Planning Training training is conducted by certified trainers with extensive expertise in the field. Participants will benefit from the instructor's vast knowledge, gaining valuable insights and practical skills essential for success in Production Planning practices.

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