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Demand Driven Planner Professional

*Demand Driven Materials Requirements Planning* (DDMRP) is a leading-edge philosophy that senses changing customer demand and adapting planning and production while pulling from suppliers all in real time.

Look to the DDMRP planning and execution method if your organization is struggling with poor customer service, high inventory levels or poor production throughput.

**An Overview:**

  • Prepares individuals for Demand Driven Planner Professional (DDPP) certification
  • The importance of flow
  • Unlocking a solution - Decoupling
  • Strategic Inventory Positioning
  • Strategic Buffers & Adjustments
  • Distribution Network Positioning
  • DDMRP Metrics and Analytics
  • Demand Driven Adaptive Enterprise Model

Additional Information

Training Outline

**Day 1/Module 1:**

  • Planning in the Modern World
  • The MRP Revolution Evidence of a Problem
  • The New Normal (VUCA World)

**Day 1/Module 2:**

  • The Importance of Flow
  • Plossl's First Law
  • Flows Importance in Industry
  • Plossl's Law Caveat
  • The Bullwhip Effect

**Day 1/Module 3:**

  • Unlocking a Solution - Decoupling

**Day 1/Module 4:**

  • Becoming Demand Driven
  • MRP versus Lean Conflict
  • What Demand Driven Really Means
  • The Demand Driven Operating ModelDemand Driven MRP Intro

**Day 1/Module 5:**

  • Strategic Inventory Positioning
  • Six Positioning Factors
  • Decoupled Lead time
  • Matrix Bill of Material Analyses

**Day 1/Module 6:**

  • Distribution Network Positioning
  • Unique Distribution Positioning Factors
  • Demand Driven Versus Push and Promote
  • Positioning across a supply chain

**Day 2/Module 7:**

  • Buffer Profiles and Levels
  • Inventory: Asset or Liability?
  • Buffer Profiles
  • Buffer Zones
  • Calculating Buffer Levels

**Day 2/Module 8:**

  • Dynamic Buffer Adjustments
  • Recalculated Adjustments
  • Planned Adjustments
  • Manual Adjustments
  • Planning Adjustment Factors

**Day 2/Module 9:**

  • Demand Driven Planning
  • Part Planning Designations
  • DDMRP Planning Process
  • Supply Order Generation for Stocked Items
  • DDDRP Supply Order Generation Considerations
  • DDMRP Simulation
  • Supply Generation for Non-Stocked Items
  • Decoupled Explosion
  • Prioritized Share

**Day 2/Module 10:**

  • Highly Visible and Collaborative Execution
  • Challenging Priority by Due Date
  • Buffer Status Alerts
  • Synchronization Alerts
  • Execution Collaboration

**Day 2/Module 11:**

  • DDMRP and the Operational Environment
  • DDMRP Strategic Buffer Criteria
  • DDMRP Versus Safety Stock
  • DDMRP Versus Order Point
  • DDMRP and Scheduling
  • DDMRP and WIP Priority Management
  • Compare/Contrast MRP, Lean and DDMRP

**Day 2/Module 12:**

  • Demand Driven Sales and Operations Planning
  • Demand Driven S&OP (DDS&OP)
  • DDMRP Analytics
  • Master Settings Changes and Model Improvement
  • DDS&OP Strategic Protection

**Day 2/Module 13:**

  • Program Summary
  • Expected Benefits of DDMRP
  • Get Started with DDMRP
Business and Industry Services

Fox Valley Technical College
Business & Industry Services (BIS)
D. J. Bordini Center
5 N. Systems Drive
Appleton, WI 54914-1655
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