Inventory Management - The Nuts and Bolts Course Outline

Inventory Management - The Nuts and Bolts

How to Use This Guide

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: What is Inventory?

Definitions

Pre-Assignment Review

Session Three: Types of Inventory

Session Four: Key Players

Session Five: Setting up the Warehouse

The Eight Objectives

Maintaining Location Accuracy

Session Six: What Makes a Good Inventory Management System?

Session Seven: The Warehouse Inventory Cycle

Session Eight: Identifying Demand

Key Formulas

Case Study

Session Nine: The Receiving Process

Session Ten: Validating Inventory

Session Eleven: The Put-Away Process

Session Twelve: Maintaining Inventory Accuracy

Session Thirteen: The Outbound Process

Session Fourteen: Industry Trends

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Pre- and Post-Assessment Answer Keys

Personal Action Plan