Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Series Part 1 Inventory Management By Example

Our Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management Course focuses on the functions and features that the student needs for a basic [...]

What you will learn

  • Supply Chain functions in Dynamics 365
  • Perform extensive inventory operations
  • Different types of journals and their uses
  • Perform Quality Management within the Supply Chain
  • Identification and tracking of items
  • Work with LCS environment
  • Create warehouses
  • Perform advance warehouse management
  • Control Inventory and outbound activities


  • Knowledge of program installation and file navigation
  • Recommended Screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution  
  • A stable internet connection (10 Mbps recommended)


Our Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management Course focuses on the functions and features that the student needs for a basic or intermediate level skill-set. It also provides an understanding of the supply chain process and the required documentation to implement the system. You will also learn about different inventory types, journals, production, sales, and quality processes in the supply chain. You will see demonstrations on Posting, Printing, and Invoicing. These demonstrations will help you to finalize deals and approval workflows to maintain the hierarchy. After completing this course, you will be able to pursue a career as Business Analyst and Supply Chain Analyst.

Course Content
6 Lectures
6 Quizzes
17 Hands on Labs
60 hours
lessons and hands-on labs
  • Module 1: Getting Familiar with Supply Chain functions and understanding the concepts of Inventory Management in Dynamics 365
    You will conceptualize Inventory Management overview and understanding the framework of Inventory management.
    Lessons Duration
    Lesson 1:  Concepts of Inventory Operations and Activities
    Module 1-Quiz 1 
  • Module 2: Understanding the role Inventory Arrival 
    You will learn to create Item arrival entry, main arrival journals and how to set Warehouse preferences .
    Lessons Duration
    Lesson 1: Arrival Overview 
    Lesson 2: Setup Arrival Item Profile
    Module 2: Quiz 1  
    Labs Duration
    Lab 1: Create Item Arrival Profile 
  • Module 3: Working with Quality Management in Supply Chain
    You will learn about the overview of quality management and the benefits of using Quality Management features. Also, you will learn the difference between quality management with quality control and non-conformance and how to apply them.
    Lessons Duration
    Lesson 1: Understanding role of Quality Management
    Lesson 2: Comprehend the Quality Management Process
    Lesson 3: Understanding the process of Quality Management in Warehouse
    Lesson 4: Learn to implement NonConformance management
    Lesson 5: Learn to process Quality Order and Inspect Quality of goods
    Lesson 6: Learn to manually block inventory and maintain it
    Module 3 - Quiz
    Labs Duration
    Lab 1: Enabling Quality Management feature
    Lab 2: Demonstrate the implementation of NonConformance
    Lab 3: Demonstration to setup quality order
    Lab 4: Demonstrate the use of tests to inspect quality
    Lab 5: Demonstration about inventory blocking
  • Module 4: Exploring the Inventory Operations 
    You will learn about the fundamentals of all Inventory Operations, transactions, journals, warehousing and consignments.
    Lessons Duration
    Lesson 1:  Understand the workings of Inventory Journals 
    Lesson 2:  Learn to develop warehouse layout
    Lesson 3:  Learn to how to check stock, transfer inventory, adjust stock levels and perform counting of inventory
    Lesson 4:  Understand the use of consignment and replenishment order
    Lesson 5:  We will learn about tracing items and raw materials in the inventory and merging inventory batches
    Module 4 - Quiz
    Labs Duration
    Lab 1:  Demonstrate the use of Inventory journal approval
    Lab 2-Demonstrate the development of warehouse layout, changing statuses
    Lab 3-Demonstrate how to generate Bar Codes
    Lab 4-Demonstrate how to use counting in warehouse
    Lab 5-Demonstrate how to generate a consignment replenishment order
    Lab 6-Demonstrate how to trace items
    Lab 7-Demonstrate how to perform batch merging
  • Module 5: Prepare for delivery using Outbound Process 
    You will learn the features and process of outbound in dynamics 365 and how to reserve quantities in inventory.
    Lessons Duration
    Lesson 1: We will learn about the fundamentals and features of Outbound process
    Module 5- Quiz 
    Labs Duration
    Lab 1: Demonstration of processing Outbound activities 
  • Module 6: Understand Inventory Control and closure
    You will learn about Inventory close and effects on the ledger account
    Lessons Duration
    Lesson1: Learn what is inventory closure and why is it important 
    Lesson 2: Learn how to archive transaction and real time inventory tracking using The Inventory Visibility Add-in 
    Module 6 - Quiz
    Labs Duration
    Lab 1: Demonstration to perform Inventory closure and running average calculation
    Lab 2: Demonstration to show archive inventory
    Lab 3: Demonstration to show how to track inventory in real time using LCS environment project and Dynamics 365

About the Instructor

Brandon Ahmad, MCSE

Microsoft Certified Trainer Regional Lead - USA

8.8 out of 9.0 Average Instructor Rating

Top Instructor Award Twice

MCSE Certification in Dynamics 365

Freelances as hands-on Technical Lead with very advanced development scenarios for Day Job

Brandon Teaches D365 for Finance and Operations Programming

Brandon Ahmad is a Dynamics 365 Technical Solutions Architect and CEO of Instructor Brandon. In his years of experience working with different Microsoft Technologies such as Dynamics 365, Power BI and Power Apps, he has been able to consult over 60 implementations across the globe. Being solution-oriented and implementing advanced scenarios, he has dedicated his time to creating training courses for programmers and developers alike; those interested mainly in learning Microsoft Technologies.
As an Instructor, he strongly believes in being able to master developmental skills; as long as one achieves the right set of training and guidance. Providing students with several enhanced Microsoft training courses that focus on providing a hands-on learning experience, Ahmad’s biggest secret to teaching lies in his ability to nurture those who take his courses.
His best reward (in his own words) is “hearing that my students saved time and mastered Microsoft Technology skills, knowing that my courses played a vital part in that success.”

    Prominent Features
  • 60 hours of course content
  • Custom-enhanced HTML5 RDP labs
  • Interactive video lessons & quizzes
  • Mobile app
  • Certification after completion
  • Licenses for hands-on training
  • Dedicated support (16 hours a day)