80309: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics

80309: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics Course Description

Duration: 3.00 days (24 hours)

This three-day instructor-led course provides learners with knowledge about Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 -- Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics. The purpose of this course is to give learners an overview of the business processes and the functionalities available in the Process manufacturing module of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. Students will have the opportunity to use the application to perform typical end-user tasks.

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Intended Audience for this 80309: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics Course

  • » The intended audience is the users typically working for a Microsoft Dynamics partner that is selling, consulting, implementing, and supporting Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 - Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics.

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Course Prerequisites for 80309: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics

  • » 80300: Introduction to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • » 80305: Supply Chain Foundation in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • » 80306: Distribution and Trade in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • » 80339: Bill of Materials in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • » 80339: Bill of Materials in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, 80314: Discrete Manufacturing Basics in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, 80315: Discrete Manufacturing Advanced in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

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80309: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics Course Objectives

  • » Explain the process manufacturing features and create the setups at the released products level.
  • » Explain a formula item and how it differs from a Bill of Material (BOM) item.
  • » Create a product at the enterprise level.
  • » Configure setups at the released product level.
  • » Create and apply a product template.
  • » Describe production types that are defined for any item, at the released product level.
  • » Know the difference between a formula item and a planning item.
  • » Define the formula lines and versions.
  • » Explain the use of a formula and a route in multisite production scenario.
  • » Explain the features and structural elements of the formula.
  • » Define a formula level with an example of a formula at multiple levels.
  • » Define a formula at multiple sites.
  • » Define formula line types.
  • » Describe the formula features in formula lines.
  • » Describe different access methods to create and maintain a formula.
  • » Define different version control methods available in formula management.
  • » Describe how to copy a formula from other formula versions.
  • » Modify a formula version by changing the yield percentage or formula size.
  • » Define the steps to edit a formula using the formula designer.
  • » Create a formula version using scalable and percentage controlled options in the formula lines.
  • » Describe how to use a plan group to substitute items in formula lines.
  • » Setup step consumption and its use in batch order processing and in a formula calculation.
  • » Describe batch order costing.
  • » Explain the prerequisites for formula calculation.
  • » Explain the steps to create and activate item prices.
  • » Calculate a cost price and sales price using a formula calculation.
  • » Describe the enhancements in a formula calculation relating to the process manufacturing.
  • » Estimate a cost price and sales price in a batch order and sales order.
  • » Explain the stages of the batch order life cycle.
  • » Explain how a batch order can be processed using the Manufacturing Execution System (MES).
  • » Define the setup and report an unplanned co-product and by-product in a batch order.
  • » Explain a rework batch order and the steps to process a rework batch order.
  • » Define the process manufacturing functionalities adhering to master planning.
  • » Explain multisite planning and its prerequisites.
  • » Perform Master Planning across the sites within a legal entity.
  • » Describe intercompany planning and create the required setups.
  • » Define downstream source plans in master plans.
  • » Describe key transactions that trigger multi company planning.
  • » Describe methods to create intercompany sales orders.
  • » Define co-products and their prerequisites for planning.
  • » Plan co-products using a planning item.
  • » Plan co-products with a formula item.
  • » Explain the purpose and benefits of containerized packaging.
  • » Create bulk item conversion.
  • » Create formula for the packed product with reference of bulk item.
  • » Firm and consolidate the planned orders associated to a bulk item and packed product in the Planned order form.
  • » Process the bulk and packed order and review the inventory.
  • » Add and remove the bulk or packed order in the Consolidated batch orders form.
  • » Define the setup for creating a Catch Weight (CW) item.
  • » Create an inventory transaction with a partial visibility catch weight item.
  • » Create an inventory transaction with a full visibility catch weight item.
  • » Explain the use of catch weight in different transactions.
  • » Define a batch disposition code and its related setups.
  • » Define setup to integrate a batch disposition code with quality management.
  • » Configure a batch disposition code associated to partial or full blocking of inventory.
  • » Reset a disposition code for inventory batches manually.
  • » Define shelf life and its related setups.
  • » Configure the shelf life at the released product level.
  • » Reserve inventory batches using the shelf life setup.
  • » Explain the same batch reservation and its need for master planning.
  • » Explain batch attributes and setups.
  • » Create a batch attribute for an item.
  • » Assign product specific and customer specific batch attributes.
  • » Reserve batches by batch attributes.
  • » Update inventory batch attribute manually.
  • » Update inventory batch attribute automatically using quality order
  • » Explain the batch attribute groups.
  • » Explain AVL and define its related setups.
  • » Define item-vendor relationship and its period of validity.
  • » Inquire and validate an approved vendor list in different forms.
  • » Explain the necessity for a vendor batch update and its required setup.
  • » Perform a purchase registration with a vendor batch update.
  • » Define commodity pricing and its purpose.
  • » Define the setups required for commodity pricing.
  • » Setup the pricing calculation for commodity items.
  • » Create price and margin data for a formula item.
  • » View the commodity price calculation and update it in the trade agreement.
  • » Define product compliance and configure its necessary setups in Inventory and warehouse management.
  • » Associate product compliance setups for a specific item at the released products level.
  • » Update the product safety data sheet for a specific item at the released product level.
  • » Validate the product safety compliance data sheet during purchase and sales order processing.
  • » Explain rebates and their setup.
  • » Create item rebate groups and customer rebate groups.
  • » Create a rebate agreements to a customer.
  • » Process rebates to a customer.
  • » Define the setup relating to advanced warehouse management for catch weight products.
  • » Perform pallet transport for an inbound warehouse management process in catch weight unit
  • » Describe the setups for reservation in process manufacturing

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80309: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics Course Outline

      1. Containerized Packaging
        1. Containerized Packaging
        2. Setup for Containerized Packaging
        3. Firm and Consolidate the Planned Batch Order
        4. Add or Remove the Batch Order from the Consolidated Batch Order
      2. Catch Weight
        1. Pre-conditions for a Catch Weight Item
        2. Partial Visibility Catch Weight Item
        3. Full Visibility Catch Weight Item
        4. Use of Catch Weight in Different Transactions
      3. Lot and Batch Control
        1. Batch Disposition Code
        2. Shelf Life Management
        3. Same Batch Reservation
      4. Batch Attributes
        1. Batch Attributes
        2. Create a Batch Attribute in Inventory and Warehouse Management
        3. Batch Attributes by Product Specific and Customer Specific
        4. Batch Attribute Groups
      5. Vendor Information
        1. Approved Vendor List
        2. Approved Vendor List in Released Products Form
        3. Validate the Approved Vendor Check in Various Forms
        4. Vendor Batch Update
      6. Commodity Pricing
        1. Commodity Pricing
      7. Product Compliance
        1. Product Compliance and its Setup
        2. Associate Product Compliance to Released Products
        3. Validate the Product Safety Data Sheet Information in Purchase and Sales Orders
        4. Same Batch Reservation
      8. Rebates
        1. Rebates
        2. Rebate Agreements
        3. Rebates Process Cycle
      9. Integration with Advanced Warehouse Management
        1. Catch Weight in Advanced Warehouse Management Functions
        2. Reservation in Advanced Warehouse Management for Process Manufacturing

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Charles W.
- Expert in Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, Visio, and Access as well as Adobe Graphic and Web Designer (InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and Flash Catalyst)
- Holds an A.A.S in Graphic Design as well as various Awards and Affiliations, including MCT, MCP, MCAS, and Office 2007 Master.
- Senior Lead Trainer for over 10 years.


Charles is a Technical Trainer & Instructional Designer for over 10 years. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and dedicates himself to Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, Visio, and Access. He is also an Adobe specialist and holds a degree in Graphic Design.

Charles is well known for his high evaluation scores, achieving 8.75 out of 9 on a regular basis, teaching in one-on-one, instructor-led, and web-based environments; one of the reasons for his high evaluation is his expertise in increasing personnel performance by developing and implementing programs constructed from the job task analysis process. Charles currently teaches Adobe Graphic and Web Designer, and Microsoft Office Specialist courses at NetCom Learning.
David H.
David is a hands-on, dynamic and experienced financial systems consultant with successful work history of implementing large scale ERP systems, managing and directly responsible for data migration, financial report validation and customization, end-user training, process documentation and automation. David has been a trainer for more 21 years.
Ginger M.
- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and a Masters of Business Administration from Rutgers University.
- Over 9 years of experience as a Master Certified Trainer. Expert in MS Dynamics GP Financials, Installation, HR/Payroll, Project Accounting, Inventory and Integration Manager.
- Project Manager to various MS Dynamics Great Plains implementations.


Ginger holds a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and a Masters of Business Administration from Rutgers University. Her career started as an Auditor for Deloitte & Touch and over the years she developed her passion for Microsoft Dynamics, implementing Dynamics GP and Project Cost in the Professional Services, Commercial Real Estate and Medical Facilities vertical markets.

Ginger's experience with Microsoft Dynamics is unparalleled. As a Certified Master Dynamics trainer, she stays abreast of the latest Dynamics modules and shares experience with a very hands-on training technique at NetCom Learning.
Lynn D.
- Over 25 years of experience working as Senior Financial Analyst and Senior Auditor.
- Professor of Graduate Management and Business School at the University of Phoenix since 2007.
- Microsoft Certifications in Financials, Trade & Logistics, Production and Human Resources Management as well as Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) since 2009.


Lynn is a very accomplished Senior Financial Analyst and Senior Auditor with over 25 years of experience. She has been a Microsoft Certified Trainer since 2009 and a Professor of Graduate Management and Business School at University of Phoenix since 2007. In addition to several other Microsoft certifications, she is also a specialist in Microsoft Dynamics AX.

Lynn has taught several Microsoft Dynamics AX courses at NetCom Learning and is described by her students as very knowledgeable, qualified, and patient with her approach. Her classes are very dynamic and energetic, just as the course per se.
Ramesh P.
Ramesh holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science with specialization in Information Security and is pursuing his Doctoral degree in IT from the University of South Australia (UniSA). He is a one of a kind trainer - he has been working in the IT field since 1995 and is an expert in C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET, Java/J2EE, PL/SQL, VB, ASP, and XML technologies. Ramesh also has extensive experience developing and implementing BizTalk and SharePoint in large corporations, as well as more than 10 years experience working with Oracle and SQL server/Sybase databases. With more than 19 certifications, Ramesh is an IT guru and trainer with worldwide experience, which includes presentations and trainings across US, Asia, and Middle East. He is a full time instructor at NetCom Learning and we couldn't be happier in having him as one of our Subject Matter Experts.
Ronald C.
- Founder and Managing Partner of Guided Technology Inc. which provides Microsoft consulting expertise and educational services for corporate and government.
- At Guided Technology, Ron was responsible for creating a strategic roadmap for First Data Corporation.
- At New York City Department of Finance, as Senior Manager & Design Architect, Ron designed and implemented IBM Servers collecting $15 billion in tax revenue.

Ron has always enjoyed teaching and instructing others, whether in the installation process of software and hardware upgrades, or as working as the Head of Training for Valinor, a Microsoft Consulting Partner, where Ron managed the company's training centers and worked as a Senior Instructor (MCT).

In addition to working in the management level of the business and software consulting market for over 18 years, Ron also worked as a Surface Warfare Officer and Weapons Officer in the United States Navy, serving two tours of duty. He served aboard the USS Tuscaloosa from 1984 -1987, and participated in two Western Pacific Deployments.

Ron loves basketball and played on Trinity College's varsity basketball team for all four years of college.

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