Capacity Requirements Planning (CRP)


Class Lectures, practical exercises, group discussion, performance feedback


Number of sessions: 1

Length of Sessions: 4 hours

Total hours: 4

Target Audience:

The course is designed for employees from all organizations that manufacture a product. The skills learned apply to middle managers, administrative personnel, and employees who perform planning functions or execute the plans in manufacturing organizations.

Summary of Content:

Basics of planning and managing capacity

  • Capacity management concepts
  • Capacity planning process
  • Available capacity
  • Rated capacity
  • CRP inputs
  • CRP process
  • Load profiles
  • Resolving differences between required and available capacity

Objectives and Benefits:

At the end of this section the student should be able to:

  • Discuss the objectives of capacity management
  • Understand how to determine available and rated capacity
  • Calculate required capacity for planned orders
  • Discuss what to do with the output of CRP

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