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Microsoft Official Course 80314 - Discrete Manufacturing Basics in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Course Description

This two-day instructor-led course, Discrete Manufacturing Basics in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, provides students with the necessary tools and resources to perform basic tasks in the discrete manufacturing flow in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

Who Should Attend

The intended audience includes customers that want to learn the basic features and develop a working knowledge of the typical daily procedures required to effectively use Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Discrete Manufacturing Basics functionality.
The class is intended for purchase managers, purchasers, and other people in organizations responsible for the setup and administration of production control and inventory management functionality.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Discrete Manufacturing Basics

This chapter provides a general overview of Discrete Manufacturing in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.


  • Introduction
  • Core Concepts in Production
  • Setup and Interconnectivity
  • Overview of Production Process
  • Production at Multiple Sites
  • Example Multisite Production Scenarios
  • Overview of Additional Production Enhancements
  • Lean Manufacturing

Module 2: Bill of Materials

This chapter concentrates on how to create and set up BOMs.


  • Introduction
  • Understanding BOMs
  • BOM Versions
  • Overview of Creating BOMs
  • Creating BOMs in the BOM Form
  • Creating BOMs in BOM lines Form
  • BOM and Item Configurations
  • BOM Calculation
  • BOM Scrap
  • BOM Measurements
  • BOM Reports

Module 3: Calendars and Resources

This chapter concentrates on creating and managing calendars and resources.


  • Introduction
  • Working Time Template
  • Calendars
  • Resource Capabilities
  • Resources
  • Resource Groups
  • Operation Scheduling Percentage, Efficiency and Exclusivity
  • Capacity Planning and Finite Capacity

Module 4: Operations and Routes

This chapter concentrates on creating and managing operations and routes.


  • Introduction
  • Operations
  • Cost Categories
  • Cost Groups
  • Route Groups
  • Routes
  • Scrap
  • Route Networks

Module 5: Parameters, Production Orders, and Production Order Life Cycle

This chapter explains the setup of the production parameters. Steps for creating of the production order are reviewed. Additionally, the production order life cycle is reviewed.  


  • Introduction
  • Production Parameters and Journal Names
  • Production Orders
  • Production Process Overview
  • Production Status
  • Estimation
  • Optional Advanced Settings

Module 6: Production Scheduling and Subcontracting

This chapter focuses on how to manage the scheduling and subcontracting parameters in production. Also, the types of scheduling are reviewed.


  • Introduction
  • Scheduling Options
  • Operations Scheduling
  • Job Scheduling
  • Resource Scheduling
  • Master Planning and Planned Production Orders
  • Subcontracting

Module 7: Control and End Production

This chapter reviews the stages of the production order lifecycle.


  • Introduction
  • Estimation and Scheduling
  • Release Production Orders
  • Start Production Orders
  • Production Consumption
  • Report Production Orders as Finished
  • End Production Orders

Module 8: Inquiries and Reports

This chapter discusses how use the production inquiries and reports.


  • Introduction
  • Production Inquiries
  • Standard Reports
  • Transactions Reports
  • Journal Balance Reports
  • Analysis Reports.