Enterprise Resource Planning
Duration: 3 days
Enterprise resource planning, or ERP, is a growing enterprise systems technology that aims to organize and effectively distribute network and database resources within and between businesses. As ERP.com puts it simply: “[ERP] is a company-wide software solution that links all major functions and departments of an enterprise, regardless of industry, business model or size”. Through integrated software applications, ERP streamlines business processes such as customer relationship management (CRM), accounting, financials, human capital management, supply chain management, manufacturing, etc.
Define and describe Enterprise Resource Planning systems
Understand the generic ERP life cycle and the deliverables within this life cycle
Define an ERP strategy for their organisation
Create an ERP business case
Assist in the planning of an ERP project
Identify the key factors for ERP implementation success in their own business environment
Be able to plan and facilitate a proper handover from implementation project to operational systems
Be aware of the common pitfalls to address during ERP upgrades
Have an appreciation of where ERP systems are heading in the next decade
Who should attend this course?
This course is designed for individuals at all management levels with ERP exposure, as well as those in decision making positions renew or existing ERP systems.