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Production planning and scheduling

Production planning and scheduling

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Production planning and scheduling is the process of planning and scheduling the production of goods and services. It involves the management of resources, such as materials, equipment, and labor, to ensure that products are produced on time and to the required quality standards.

Beginner competence definition

Beginner-level individuals understand the basic concepts of production planning and scheduling, such as the importance of managing resources and production schedules to ensure the timely delivery of goods and services to customers.

Intermediate competence definition

Intermediate individuals understand the different components of production planning and scheduling, such as resource management, production scheduling and quality control, and are able to apply these concepts to real-world situations. They have knowledge of basic production planning and scheduling tools and methodologies.

Advanced competence definition

Advanced individuals understand the strategic implications of different production planning and scheduling decisions and are able to create and execute complex plans that support the overall goals and objectives of the organization. They have the ability to identify and implement advanced production planning and scheduling tools and methodologies such as production optimization, demand forecasting, and logistics optimization.


Inventory management


Quality control and assurance

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