Materials Management

Course Fee : 5,000 GBP

Course Duration : 5 Days


Material Management is a branch of logistics that deals with the tangible components of supply chain. Specifically this covers the acquisition of spare parts & replacements quality control of purchasing & ordering such parts & standards involved in ordering, shipping & warehousing.

Our Material Management program is ideal for delegates who work within the industries who are seeking fool proof tracking of the flow & management of material information in their enterprises from purchase, inventory management to aspects of production & sales.


  • This program is designed to provide you with a complete knowledge of Warehouse Management, Project Management, Inventory Management, Procurement and Supply Chain System implementation
  • The delegate will learn to perform the functional duties of an MM Consultant and develop a strong conceptual and practical knowledge in all areas of MM.


  • Understand the strategic role of Materials Management in creating and enhancing a firm’s competitive advantages
  • Understand key concepts and issues of Materials Management in both manufacturing and service organizations
  • Understand the interdependence of the Materials Management function with the other key functional areas of a firm
  • Apply analytical skills and problem-solving tools to the analysis of the Material Management problems

How this helps your organisation?

  • Delegate will be able to provide knowledge and insight into the implementation of materials management
  • Conduct a review of the current status of the materials management department
  • Improve environmental impact
  • Yield improved results by implementing an effective strategy
  • Delegates will provide the organisation with the skills and instruments to improve materiel management and project work in both long term and short term
  • Improve the skills and morale of organisations employees through increased knowledge, confidence and capability

How this helps you personally?

  • Understand how to apply the most optimum practices
  • Learn from the experience of other delegates and the trainer
  • Attain a strong knowledge of the principles of materials management
  • Add value to your knowledge and competency
  • Improve your prospective career opportunities through self-development

Course Structure

Materials Management Overview

  • Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Standards
  • Practical example – Case Study & Videos

Role of Material Management

  • Definition of Scope & Materials
  • Supply Chain Modelling
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Integrated Materials Management
  • Practical example – Case Study & Videos
  • Corporate Policy of – MM/JIT/KANBAN
  • Integrated materials management
  • Just In Time (JIT)
  • E-KANBAN Systems
  • Practical example – Case Study & Videos

Quality Assurance & Standards of Materials Management

  • Quality Assurance
  • Quality Assurance Vs Quality Control
  • Failure Testing
  • Statistical Control
  • Total Quality Control
  • Standards
  • Practical example – Case Study & Videos

Organisation of Materials Management Function

  • Purchasing
  • Selection of bidders
  • Bidding Process
  • Acquisition Process
  • Technical Evaluation
  • Commercial Evaluation
  • Practical example – Case Study & Videos


For further information as well as a structured outline of this course please download our program syllabus.



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