Course announcements

  • This course is designed to provide an overview of the fundamental concepts and procedures of production planning within SAP ERP.

Goals

  • Provide an overview of the fundamental concepts and procedures of production planning within SAP ERP.
  • Gain an overview of the manufacturing methods supported by ERP.

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • User

Prerequisites

Essential

  • SAPSCM SAP Supply Chain Management Solution Overview

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP 6.0 Enhancement Package 7

Content

  • Introduction to Supply Chain Planning
    • Drafting Supply Chain Planning
  • Planning-Specific Master Data
    • Reviewing Supply Chain Master Data
    • Reviewing Production Master Data
  • Sales and Operations Planning
    • Drafting Flexible Planning
    • Executing Standard Sales and Operations Planning
    • Releasing a Standard Sales and Operations Plan
  • Demand Management
    • Setting Up a Demand Program
    • Planning Make-to-Stock Production
    • Planning Make-to-Order Production
    • Checking Product Availability
  • Material Requirements Planning
    • Drafting MRP Procedures
    • Planning Material Requirements
    • Interpreting the Results of Material Requirements Planning
  • Long-Term Planning
    • Creating a Long-Term Planning Scenario
    • Executing Long-Term Planning
  • Introduction to Production Execution
    • Distinguishing Production Types
  • Production with Production Orders
    • Drafting Production Orders
    • Creating Production Orders
    • Releasing Production Orders
    • Executing Material Staging for Production Orders
    • Executing Confirmation and Goods Receipt for Production Orders
    • Evaluating Production Orders
  • Production with Process Orders
    • Drafting Process Orders
    • Creating and Interpreting Process Orders
    • Executing Process Orders
    • Using Additional Functions with Process Orders
  • Repetitive Manufacturing
    • Drafting Repetitive Manufacturing
    • Preparing Repetitive Manufacturing
    • Planning Line Loading in Repetitive Manufacturing
    • Using Material Staging and Confirmation
    • Integrating Costing, Controlling, and Reporting
  • The Kanban Principle
    • Drafting Kanban
    • Using Kanban in Production