The purpose of this course is to educate the non-Manufacturing Planning team about the basic functionalities of Manufacturing Planning as a Capacity Planning and Detailed Scheduling tool. The session provides an overview and high-level concepts of Manufacturing Planning. This course provides the framework needed to begin the Best Practices session where the actual business models are constructed and tested.

Course Objective

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able explain how Manufacturing Planning could be used at a client.

Student Profile

This course is intended for supply chain planners, plant schedulers and managers who work with or are immediately affected by Manufacturing Planning.


1 hour

Course curriculum


  2. Overview

  3. Intro to the Gantt chart

  4. MP Modeling

  5. Additional worksheets and files

About this course

  • 5 lessons