Who should attend?

This course is recommended for those who will have responsibility for setting up, administering or running a ShireSystem Materials Management (or Stock Control) system.

Delegates will gain a comprehensive understanding of the Materials Management System, enabling them to implement and use the system efficient for stock management. There are no special prerequisites for this course, beyond the general ones of basic computer and internet literacy.

Training Course Dates

For course availability, location and dates please view the Training Calendar

Course objectives

This course shows how to set up and run the ShireSystem Stock Control system. All of the familiar transactions are covered, plus the use of user-defined attributes to extend the system’s functionality.


This is a one-day course. The course runs at a pace which allows time for practical exercises and questions.

Topics include

  • The Stock Control Process
  • The Parts Register
  • Stores and Bins
  • Receiving Goods
  • Issues and Returns
  • Transfers, Adjustments and Write-offs
  • Stocktaking
  • The Re-order List
  • The RS Components Interface
  • Reports


Courses are held at our Training Centres in Southampton, Northampton and Cheshire. For course location and dates please view the Training Calendar.

For pricing and to book please call +44 (0) 23 8022 4111 or email shiresales@elecosoft.com.