APICS Principles: Capacity Planning and Management

July 09, 2020
8:00 AM PDT - 12:00 PM PDT

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Capacity Planning and Management is the cornerstone of effective use controlling a plant’s capacities and setting the priority plan, ensuring capacity is aligned with the company objectives. Understand the different levels of capacity planning in the manufacturing planning and control (MPC) system, and objectives of capacity management. Through discussion and practical, hands-on exercises, this seminar will help attendees gain a firm understanding of the principles and functions of Capacity Planning and Management.

Attend this seminar and learn how to:

  • Understand the relationship between planning and controlling priorities & capacities
  • Use of capacity planning and priority planning
  • Understand the flexibility of capacity and scheduling
  • Calculate Work center capacity and load
  • Work to manage excess and shortages in capacity
  • Develop performance measurements to determine the effectiveness of priority management


By the conclusion of the seminar, attendees will have acquired practical tools to have Capacity Planning environments work more smoothly, increase productivity and manage operational costs.

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