Toledo APICS Detailed Scheduling and Planning Class Announced

The Toledo chapter of APICS, The Association for Operations Management, is announcing the offering of its Detailed Scheduling and Planning class.

Toledo, OH, August 14, 2007 --( The Toledo Chapter of APICS, The Association for Operations Management, is proud to announce the offering of “Detailed Scheduling and Planning” at the Betco Corporation training center in Toledo, Ohio. The course will run 9 weeks every Tuesday starting September 11 from 6 pm until 9 pm.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning focuses on the various techniques for material and capacity scheduling. Participants will study detailed descriptions of material requirements planning (MRP), capacity requirements planning (CRP), inventory management practices, and procurement and supplier planning.

Topics include:

• Recognizing Techniques and Practices of Inventory Management
• Mechanics of the Detailed Material Planning Process
• Planning Operations to Support the Priority Plan
• Planning Procurement and External Sources of Supply

Additional information and registration can be found at or by e-mail to

APICS The Association for Operations Management is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in operations management, including production, inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.

The Toledo chapter was chartered in 1962 and supports the association’s aims by:

· Offering on-going classroom training in Toledo and surrounding areas
· Partnering with Jackson Community College to offer training in S.W. Michigan
· Offering Professional Development meetings throughout the year
· Organizing plant and facility tours for benchmarking
· Offering eight (8) $500 college scholarships per year to local students
· Supporting 3 certifications in the Operations Management field

The Toledo chapter has in excess of 340 members and is operated by local professional volunteers as a non-profit organization.

Toledo APICS
Mike Bunge