Spare parts management and inventory control


SKF spare part management and inventory optimization training has been developed to support SKF customers (industrial end-users), improving their bottom line results.

Course objectives

The course objectives are to provide participants with a sound knowledge and understanding of:
  • spare parts and inventory management processes and principles
  • basic spare part and inventory management terminology
  • the importance and relations of spare part and inventory management with respect to business goals
  • identifying, structure, and classifying spare parts on their criticality, (re)order parameters, and other spare parts characteristics
  • applying basic analysis techniques to optimize the availability of spares and cost-effectively handle obsolete spares
  • key institutes and reference material on spare parts and inventory management.

Recommended for

Engineers, supervisors and managers working with inventory control, purchasing, reliability, maintenance engineering, logistic, support, quality, production and ware house management.


Participants must have read the following documents on @ptitude Exchange:
  • Asset efficiency optimization work management process
  • Spare parts management
  • Inventory management
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