Inventory Management

Inventory Management Course

Inventory Management Course

Inventory levels depend on many factors, including variable demand; delivery lead time; the supply chain network; service level agreements, etc. Trying to manage these variables independently is a ‘no win’ situation.

This 3-day course will provide the key to successful inventory management, by combining practical inventory control techniques with sound procurement practice,  to produce a solid foundation to enable your supply chain to meet customer expectations

3 Day Course

£995.00 + VAT

  • Warehouse managers.
  • Stock controllers.
  • Operations managers.
  • Inventory managers.
  • Supply chain professionals.
  • Material managers.
  • Procurement managers.
  • Demand management professionals.
  • Understand product specification and the implications of holding items.
  • Understand categories of stock and how to tailor stockholdings.
  • Apply methods of determining levels of stockholding,
  • Produce an action plan designed to reduce stockholding.
  • Evaluate demand planning within the organisation.
  • The stock decision matrix
  • Stock holding policy
  • Item classifications
  • Stock variety control
  • Vendor rating
  • Procurement planning
  • Forecasting techniques -moving average, exponential smoothing, safety stock, reorder point, EOQ.
  • Materials Requirement Planning
  • Material resource planning,
  • Stock valuation analysis- ABC analysis, Pareto.

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Satisfied Customers

“We wanted our people to be more effective in line with our strategy. We have a good relationship with the Supply Chain Academy as they understand our business. I have had great feedback from the team on how effective the course was which they used immediately.”
Perry Jackson


“The team have made real positive changes since the training day at Supply Chain Academy; the course was highly relevant, a good mix between theory and practice and colleagues appreciated the relevance of the scenarios and case study to help them take the learning and apply at work.”
Blyth Priestley


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Paul Stone

Paul Stone

Managing Director

Paul is an experienced Human Resources and Managing Director with a demonstrated history of working in Blue Chip multinationals, professional services, the public sector and more recently in the education management industry.

Neil Roll

Neil Roll

GM - CP Training

Neil has been working in senior positions within supply chain education for the past five years, following over 25 years' of practical logistics experience in a blue chip multinational company.

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