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MSE 136 - Material Management

Code Start Date Duration Venue
MSE 136 08 August 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MSE 136 03 October 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MSE 136 28 November 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MSE 136 26 December 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

This course discusses the stages in which material undergo from the moment it is ordered until it reaches the end user. It teaches participants strategies on how to get material at reasonable prices and explains the flow of materials and services to users. Participants will learn how to maintain high quality service that pleases customers and avoid any delay, errors, or problems while still being able to minimize costs. 

Course Objectives

  • Emphasizing on the acquisition aspect
  • Understanding the basic principles of inventory control and stores management
  • Learning how to carry out material logistics, movement control and handling aspect
  • Mastering skills needed for purchasing, supply and transportation 
  • Discussing all the interrelated activities concerned with materials

Who Should Attend?

  • Procurement Managers
  • Transportation Directors
  • Strategic Sourcing Consultants
  • Production Managers
  • Vendor Partners

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Definition of material management 
  • Aim of material management 
  • Economy in material management 
  • Basic principles of material management 
  • Materials planning and control  
  • Demand estimation

Day 2

  • Supply chain modelling
  • Supply chain management
  • Purchasing
  • Procurement cycle
  • Flow of procurement decision 
  • Open tender
  • Value analysis

Day 3

  • Selection of bidders
  • Bidding process
  • Acquisition process
  • Technical evaluation
  • Commercial evaluation

Day 4

  • Quality assurance
  • Quality assurance vs. quality control
  • Failure testing
  • Statistical control
  • Total quality control 
  • Physical distribution

Day 5

  • Stores
  • Inventory management 
  • Investment efficiency criteria in inventory mgt.
  • Improving inventory mgt. Efficiency & effectiveness
  • Overstock
  • Warehouse operations