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Mr. Thanabalan has extensive experience in the field of operations performance improvementparticularly in various manufacturing and services industries. He is not only an excellent and resourceful trainer, he is also skilled in management and leadership of organizations. He graduated with an honour’s degree in Management and Biochemistry from University of Science Malaysia in 1987. He started his career in the manufacturing operations as a Production Executive and gradually moved in various managerial positions such as Production Manager, Packaging Manager, Planning and Logistics Manager, Sales Manager and Factory Manager. To name a few of the organizations that he has worked for are Carsem semiconductor, Baxter Healthcare, London Rubber Company, Solectron, Mona Industries and Asiatic Dipped Products. This experience has given him a thorough understanding of the opportunities and problems involved with managing work, people and customers.
While working in the manufacturing sector he pursued an MBA program with University Kebangsaan Malaysia, majoring in General Management in 1996. Upon completion of his MBA in 1998 and also due to his passion for training, he switched his career to Training and development. To date he has conducted more than 900 training programs mainly in the area of employee development, customer management and operations management/ improvement. He is a very versatile trainer not only on the topics that he could train but a bilingual trainer as well. His fluency in Bahasa Malaysia has given him a competitive advantage especially in the present workplace condition.
As a corporate trainer he realized a major concern by organizations regarding Transfer of Training which he became interested to explore. He realized that organizations became concerned in sending their employees for trainings, as they don’t seem to transfer their knowledge/skills gained back to the workplace. Due to this he pursued his Ph.D in 2007 in order to identify the barriers to Training Transfer. He completed his Ph.D in 2013. Besides trainings, he also lectures part time in various higher learning institutions for their Degree and Masters programs. To name a few are University of Malaya, University Sedaya International and University Putra Malaysia.
To date he has conducted many public and in-house trainings in many business areas for government organizations and private sectors such as Ministry of Defence, TLDM, UMW, Titan Group, CS Metal Industries, Sharp Roxy, Petronas, ShinEtsu Sdn. Bhd.,Triplus Industry, Metrod Sdn. Bhd., Shinko Electronics, Green Riverwood, Omron Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., Hap Seng Consolidated Bhd.,YTY Industry, Maruyama Sdn. Bhd,Top Glove etc. .He has provided quality trainings to more than 5000 clients over the past ten years.
He is a certified trainer with PSMB and to date has also conducted TNA projects and Train the Trainer programs for several companies. He is also a certified business coach representing University Malaya in coaching programs. Participants receive enhance benefits and impactful resultsfrom his training programs because of his vast industrial exposure in various areas. He empowers people to increase their limits, level of commitment, higher level of performance of the individual, team and the organization in achieving organizational goals.
Effective Inventory & Store/ Warehouse Management Techniques
5 - 6 October 2020
This workshop will focus on the 5 performance objectives important in inventory and store management.
The focus of the inventory will be the incoming, WIP and the out going materials with a model of effective inventory and store management.
At the end of this workshop, participants will be able
To effectively manage inventory and store within an organization.
To be exposed to various costs and inefficiencies involved when carrying inventory and store management.
Improve store performance
INTRODUCTION TO STORE/WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT
What is warehouse management?
The responsibilities of warehouse
Factors to be considered in organizing a warehouse
Warehouse mission – traditional functions, value-adding roles
Current warehouse management challenges
Determining Warehouse KPI’s
Dock to stock
FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF STORE PERSONNEL
Accurate stock level
Stock condition information
Accurate records update
Good filing systems
RECEIPT AND ISSUE OF STORES
Check order request
Recording and data entry
KEY RECEIVING FUNCTIONS
Verify item versus suppliers DO
Check items versus purchase order
Raise receiving documents
Establishing an effective part numbering system
INTRODUCTION TO INVENTORY MANAGEMENT
What is inventory?
Types of inventory
Various inventory related costs
15 Techniques in inventory management
Current warehouse inventory management challenges
IMPROVING STORE/WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
Store movement and cost reduction techniques
Slow- and fast-moving stocks
Stock holding cost
Lead time management
Building an effective warehouse management system
Space efficiency store management
What the code should reveal?
What to avoid in coding?
The use of electronic systems
INSPECTION AND STOCK TAKING
Purpose and types of stock taking
Stock taking procedure
Support functions – features, benefits, safety, ergonomics, security and maintenance
Who Should Attend
Stimulating Lecture, Analytical Learning through Case Study & Exercises, Workshop Sessions.
After Attending, You Will Return To Your Job
To expose participants on effective inventory and store management.
To keep participants updated on the various approaches that can be used to enhance the effectiveness of inventory and store management.
To educate participants on their roles as a store employee.
To focus on the 5 performance objectives towards inventory and store management.
Normal Fee ~ RM 1378 / person
Group Discount (for 3 or more participants) ~ RM 1240.20 / person
(Incl. 6% Service Tax)