C-1 Avon Plaza-I, Thakur
Complex, Kandivli (East), Mumbai, MH 400 101.

Phone : +91-7738926464      Email : tcd@knowerx.com


The DSP review course focuses on the various techniques associated with production and capacity scheduling. Key topics include a detailed discussion of material requirements planning (MRP),capacity requirements planning, inventory management practices, and procurement and supplier planning.

Techniques such as material and capacity-constrained scheduling are included.Participants will also become familiar with supplier partnerships, lean principles, and outsourcing strategies and techniques.



To learn inventory management concepts, policies, methodologies and techniques

To master the MRP logic, process and parameters

To describe concepts and technique of supplier relationship management

To understand CRP approach and its relationship with MRP

  •  Inventory Policies
  •  Inventory Planning
  •  Information Used in the Material Planning Process
  •  MRP Mechanics: The Basics
  •  Using MRP Outputs and Managing Projects
  •  Detailed Capacity Planning
  •  Detailed Capacity Management
  •  Establishing Suppliers Relationships
  •  Supplier Partnerships
  • Business Process Designers and Implementers
  •  Consultants in Operations and Supply Chain Management
  •  Distribution / Logistics Managers
  •  ERP Professionals
  •  Maintenance Managers
  •  Material Managers / Planners
  •  Operations Heads / Managers / Planners
  •  Purchasing Managers
  •  Supply Chain Managers
  •  Individuals preparing for APICS CPIM Detailed Scheduling and Planning exam

APICS CPIM Mater Planning of Resources course is a prerequisite. In addition, for the best learning experience, it is recommended that participants completely go through the print and online contents of participant hand-out before coming to the class.

APICS CPIM Detailed Scheduling and Planning Participant Workbook (2 volumes) with DSP section of the APICS CPIM Exam Content Manual and APICS CPIM Study Tools—an online learning environment that contains presentation slides and assessments to complement APICS CPIM learning experience.

  • Minimum time required to cover the course materials: approx. 17-18 hours (3 days)
  • All policies and procedures in this information booklet are subject to change. 12
  •  An additional 1 day is required for more discussions
  •  An additional 1 days is required for performance check at the end of each session
  •  An additional 0.5 day is required for pre-test
  •  An additional 0.5 day is required for post-test
  •  An additional 0.5 day is required for optional problem solving in participant workbook
  •  An additional 0.5 days is required for vocabulary check in participant workbook
  •  An additional 2 days are required for mutual experience sharing by participants
  •  An additional 14 days are required to prepare and cover a live case study based on actual working of the company with actual examples
  • A laptop with a USB port, MS-Office PowerPoint software and a projector
  •  PowerPoint presenter with laser pointer
  •  White-board with markers
  •  Flip chart with at least 20 blank sheets
  •  Digital camera
  • All participants must carry a laptop with Internet access for accessing online content from the class
  •  Sign-up sheets
  •  Name tents
  •  Feedback forms
  • A certification of participation is awarded by APICS after successful completion of this course.