Level 3

Managing Materials and Equipment (325)


Description
COURSE OVERVIEW
As a team leader or first line manager, you may be required to manage the purchase, use and maintenance of equipment and other physical resources.

In this course, you will learn how to identify the physical resource needs of your department, and coordinate the purchase of materials and equipment. You will learn how to plan for and maintain the required stock levels to ensure efficiency operations, and the principles of stock control. You will also learn about the basic principles of procurement and procedures for recording receipt and issue of supplies. You will also learn about the principles of preventative and schedule maintenance, how to conduct an equipment risk analysis, and develop a basic maintenance schedule for your equipment. Finally, you will learn about the importance of waste minimization and techniques you can use to help prevent or minimize waste in the organization.

COURSE DETAILS
- Suitable For: Team Leaders and operations staff.
- 325 Understand how to manage the efficient use of materials and equipment (2 credits)
- Course Duration: 20 Hours
- Certification: Download your Certificate on completion
- Additional Resources: Download Learners manual, additional articles and worksheets
Content
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 1 - Getting Started
  • Video - Why Resource Management Matters
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 2 - Understanding Resources
  • Video - IT and Resource Planning
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 4 - Purchasing and Materials Planning
  • Managing Materials and Equipment - Quiz 1
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 5 - Storing and Allocating Materials
  • Video - JIT and Resources Management
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 6 - Maintenance of Resources
  • Video - Lock-out and Tag Safety
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 7 - Managing Security of Resources
  • Video - Theft Prevention
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 8 - Managing Resource Use
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 9 - Minimizing Waste
  • Video - Reduce Manufacturing Waste
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 10 - Improving Resource Management
  • Managing Materials and Equipment - Quiz 2
  • Managing Materials and Equipment 11 - Wrapping-up
  • Managing Materials and Equipment - Course Evaluation
Completion rules
  • You must complete 90.00% of the content