2-Day Online Training with ForecastX

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Program Overview

Register now for this in-depth sales forecasting training course featuring ForecastX. This interactive two-day course gives you a thorough understanding of methods and techniques required for effective forecasting, plus practical instruction using the forecasting in Excel software to ensure you can make the most of your investment. Through these live group classes you are taught how to make full use of all ForecastX features and given the statistical forecasting knowledge you need to solve any current or future planning challenges.

As part of John Galt's comprehensive lineup of supply chain training courses, this course is ideal for the seasoned ForecastX user who wants to brush up on their skills and improve their current forecast process, as well as users new to ForecastX who needs to get started on their forecasting journey.

What will I learn?

Through attending training you will learn:

  • Statistical forecasting concepts and best practices
  • How to use statistical methods
  • ForecastX Wizard features and usage
  • Beginning inventory planning
  • Specialized and advanced statistical techniques
  • Practical forecasting techniques for your data

Price for this two-day immersive course is only $995 per person.

Day 1 - Agenda

All times are Eastern Daylight Time

1.00PM - 2.00PM:  Business Forecasting Overview

2.15PM - 3.30PM:  Statistical Forecasting Analysis

3.45PM - 5.00PM:  Basic Demand Planning with ForecastX

During day one attendees will develop a solid background in business forecasting and a foundation in statistical forecasting methods. These concepts will later return when planners begin to explore which features of the tool are best used for a given scenario or purpose. The first day ends by connecting demand planning concepts with ForecastX functionality.

Day 2 - Agenda

All times are Eastern Daylight Time

1.00PM - 2.00PM:  ForecastX Wizard Tour

2.15PM - 3.30PM:  Grouping and Hierarchies

3.45PM - 5.00PM:  Beginning Inventory Planning

On day two attendees begin by learning how to best employ a broad array of ForecastX features relevant to sales forecasting. Planners will then build on concepts learned in day one and gain practical understanding of how to organize data with grouping and hierarchies. Finally, planners will translate their statistcal forecasting knowledge into beginning inventory planning.


Price per attendee is USD $995.