This two-day instructor-led course provides students with the necessary tools and resources to perform moderate to advanced tasks for the setup and process of forecast and master planning in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. Topics include the main concepts, considerations and setups used in master planning, master scheduling, forecast scheduling, coverage groups , product item detailed coverage settings, and the effect that intercompany and multisite operations has on the Master planning module.
Before attending this course, students must have: General knowledge of Microsoft WindowsCompleted the Introduction to Microsoft DynamicsAX 2012 courseThe ability to use Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 for basic processing In addition, it is recommended, but not required, that students have:A basic knowledge of forecasting, planning, production control, purchasing, and inventory concepts.Some practical experience in how to use the Master planning module.Attended the Intercompany Setup and Order Processing in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 course
2 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is intended for customers and partners who want to learn the moderate to advanced features and develop a working knowledge of procedures required to effectively use Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Master planning functionality. This audience typically includes application consultants who are responsible for assessing a customers' business needs and advising them on the use, configuration, and customization of the application. Participants are usually people that work with the purchasing, production, and material management sections of the software.
- Master Planning Overview
- Planning Considerations and Setup
- Coverage Groups
- Coverage Settings
- Forecast Plans
- Intercompany Master Planning