What is scheduling?

What is scheduling?

Know here all about scheduling of goods or material during production planning and control. Under production control system usually, three types of schedules are prepared.

(i) Master schedules

It indicates the data on which various jobs in hand are required to be completed. Master Schedule is like a control board and a key schedule about all production activities.

(ii) Operation schedule

In this, time is fixed for doing a particular piece of work with a given machine.

(ii1) Detailed operation schedule

In this, time required for doing each detailed operation of the given job is shown. While doing so, the machine to be used or the process to be followed is taken into account.