SigmaMRP Essentials

SigmaMRP is a Manufacturing Resource Planning software that helps streamline operations and increase efficiency. This course covers the basics of the software, including how to set up job orders, track inventory and materials, schedule production, and manage workflows. Attendees will also learn how to use the software to create accurate cost estimates, monitor production metrics, analyse data to identify areas for improvement.

Before you can purchase this course, you need to complete SigmaNEST Essentials and SigmaQuote Essentials course.


R6400.00 incl. VAT

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The SigmaMRP Essentials course is designed to provide users with a comprehensive understanding of the SigmaMRP software and how it can be used to streamline manufacturing operations. The course covers the following topics:

1. Job Order Management
2. Inventory and Material Management
3. Production Scheduling
4. Workflow Management
5. Cost Estimation
6. Metrics and Analysis
7. Integration with Other Systems

Throughout the course, users will have access to hands-on exercises and real-world examples to help reinforce concepts and practical skills. Upon completion of the course, users will have the knowledge and skills to effectively utilize SigmaMRP in a variety of manufacturing settings.

Module 1: Introduction to SigmaNEST MRP
• Overview of SigmaNEST MRP
• Benefits of SigmaNEST MRP
• Key features and capabilities

Module 2: Job Order Management
• Creating and managing job orders
• Assigning tasks and tracking progress
• Setting up production schedules

Module 3: Inventory and Material Management
• Managing inventory and materials
• Tracking usage and waste
• Optimizing material utilization

Module 4: Production Scheduling
• Creating and managing production schedules
• Monitoring progress and making adjustments
• Rescheduling and rescheduling priorities

Module 5: Workflow Management
• Streamlining workflows
• Eliminating bottlenecks
• Improving overall efficiency

Module 6:Cost Estimation
• Accurately estimating the cost of production
• Calculating labor, materials, and overhead costs
• Setting pricing and quoting options

Module 7:Metrics and Analysis
• Monitoring production metrics
• Analyzing data to identify areas for improvement
• Continuous improvement using SigmaMRP

Course duration: 20 Hours

Skill Prerequisites

Software Requirements: Hardware & Software



CPU: Dual-Core processor Quad-core processor
RAM: 8GB 16GB+
GPU: Integrated Graphics (OpenGL 4.0) Dedicated Nvidia GPU (4 Gb)
Storage: HDD 500GB+ SSD 256GB +
Display: 1920*1080p Dual 1920*1080p
Operating System: Windows 10 64bit Windows 10 64bit
Network: LAN Connection High Speed LAN connection

Juandre Baynham MECAD Academy

Juandre Baynham (Applications Engineer)

  • SigmaNEST training coordinator and power user.
  • 10 years experience in the manufacturing sector.
  • Certified multidisciplinary draftsman.

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