Materials Management (MM-2)

(Pre-requisite: MM-1 or permission from MHMS)

This course is an introduction to Building on MM-1 concepts, students further their understanding of the techniques and processes used in today’s warehouse management, including:

  • What is Materials Management?
  • Warehouse Management
  • Introduction to Production and Inventory Control
  • Introduction to Work Study
  • The Analytical Techniques of Work Sampling
  • Statistics
  • Economic Appraisal and Analysis of Alternatives
  • Flow Process Charting and Plant Layout
  • Financial Planning and Budgeting
  • Management Planning
  • Order Processing
  • Communications
  • Purchasing

If you are not a current MHMS member and would like to become one contact us at and we will send you a membership registration form.