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Skills you will gain

ForecastingMicrosoft ExcelPlanningDemand Forecasting

Learner Career Outcomes

46%

started a new career after completing these courses

38%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

12%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 14 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Simple Forecasting Methods, Naive Forecast and Cumulative Mean

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 21 min), 6 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
So, you want to forecast demand?4m
The Naive Forecast3m
Naive Forecast Screencast3m
The Cumulative Mean2m
Cumulative Mean Screencast4m
6 readings
Is this course for me?10m
Naive Forecast Example10m
Naive Forecast Solution5m
Cumulative Mean Example10m
Cumulative Mean Solution5m
Naive Method and Cumulative Mean Quiz Instructions20m
3 practice exercises
Naive Forecast Practice Quiz10m
Cumulative Mean Practice Quiz30m
Naive Forecast and Cumulative Mean Assessment30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Forecast Accuracy and Moving Average

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 21 min), 7 readings, 4 quizzes
4 videos
Forecast Accuracy Measures Screencast4m
Moving Average3m
Screencast on Moving Average8m
7 readings
Notes on Forecast Accuracy Measures15m
Forecast Accuracy Solution15m
Forecast Accuracy Quiz Instructions20m
Moving Average Notes10m
About Rounding10m
Moving Average Solution5m
Moving Average Quiz Instructions20m
4 practice exercises
Forecast Accuracy Practice Quiz30m
Forecast Accuracy10m
Moving Average Practice Quiz30m
Moving Average20m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Exponential Smoothing and Forecast Selection

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 12 min), 5 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Exponential Smothing Screencast6m
Selecting the Best Forecast2m
5 readings
Exponential Smoothing Notes10m
Exponential Smoothing Solution5m
Exponential Smoothing Quiz Instructions10m
Optimizing Exponential Smoothing20m
Forecasting Best Practices30m
2 practice exercises
Exponential Smoothing Practice Quiz30m
Exponential Smoothing Forecast30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Supply Chain Planning

4 hours to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 reading
Sales and Operations Planning30m

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