AutoCrib Industrial Vending Innovation

AutoCrib® Training 2017

From installation and maintenance, to daily operations like restocking and reporting.

Our training program is hands-on and in-depth. You will experience all of the critical skills and tasks needed to effectively install and support a vending system. From hardware to software you're going to get: actionable content, direct hands-on experience, and new ideas for improving performance at your company.

Class Information

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Daily Operations Training and Certification

SUMMARY:

AutoCrib Daily Operations training course is a four-day course that provides the skills and training to operate AutoCrib systems on a daily basis and optimize the system for cost savings and return on investment. This course is for both distributors and customers who are currently using or will soon be using AutoCrib industrial vending solutions. This class will focus exclusively on getting the most from your AutoCrib system by implementing its features, functions and powerful reporting capabilities.

Who should attend?
Staff responsible for the day-to-day operations of your AutoCrib Systems, forward thinking sales people, vending managers and all end-user managers

PRE-REQUISITES:
  • A basic understanding of the goals and functions of industrial vending
  • Sign up for an account at the AutoCrib Portal at http://autocribsupport.com/ and read about how to use the Portal.
  • Basic knowledge of PC operation and networks. Familiar with the following
    • Use of Windows 7
    • Windows explorer and file structure
LENGTH:

4 days, Class starts at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday
 

PRICE:

$720 per student

2017 Schedule of Available Classes:
  • Jan 9th-12th
  • March 13th-16th
  • May 15th-18th
  • July 17th-20th
  • Sept. 18th-21st
  • Dec. 4th-7th
Class Outline:
DAILY OPPERATIONS :

AutoCrib Overview and Basics:

  • The Big 7 Benefits of Industrial Vending
  • Introduction to AutoCrib Products & Features

 

AutoCrib Software

  • Adding / Editing Suppliers
  • Adding / Editing Items
  • Assigning Items to Bins
  • Adding / Editing Employees
  • Adding / Editing Departments

 

RoboCrib (VX / TX)

  • RoboCrib PO
  • Edit PO
  • Edit PO Pricing
  • Sizing Items
  • Create RoboCrib PO

 

NON-RoboCrib (AutoLocker / FX Lockers)

  • PO Edit PO
  • Tag
  • Inventory Input Sheet Stock by tag
  • Issue and Return Durables, Perishables and Keys
OPPERATIONS:
  • Re-assigning items and bins
  • Checking for open orders or open issues for
    • RoboCrib
    • AutoLocker
  • Setting package Quantity
  • Setting Bin Capacity
  • Setting Order Quantity
  • Setting up Automatic POs
  • Item Code Changes
  • Price Updates
Using Reports to Save Big Money:
  • Value by Item Sorted by Value
  • Monthly Usage Trend
  • Inventory Turns 12 months
  • Item Summary Ranked by Dollars/Quantity
  • Summary-Employee
  • Transactions by Department by Employee
  • Inventory- Adjustments by Item
  • Stock Out Projections Report
  • Number of Stock Outs By Vendor
  • Number of Stock Outs By Item
  • Gauge Reports

 

Transaction Reports

  • By Department
  • By Job
  • By Part
  • By Reason
  • By Machine

 

And more...:
  • Dealing with Obsolete Inventory
  • Setting up Automatic Reports
  • Setting up Access Controls
  • Setting Min and Max
  • Ordering at/below Min
  • Critical Items
  • P21 Integration
  • Demand Based Ordering
  • Basic Systems Installation Training and Certification
  • Setup and installation of RoboCrib VX, TX750, ScaleMate, SuperRobo, FX Lockers, and AutoLockers

Basic Systems Installation Training and Certification

SUMMARY:

AutoCrib Basic Systems Installation training course is a four-day introductory course to provide the skills and training to setup and install core AutoCrib systems. This course is for both distributors and customers who are planning an AutoCrib equipment installation, installing AutoCrib systems and configuring the AutoCrib software. Students will be able to configure and install RoboCribs (VX & TX750), ScaleMate, AutoLockers & FX Lockers.

Who Should Attend?
New distributor principles, new distributor sales people and all installers

PRE-REQUISITES:
  • Basic knowledge of the goals and functions of Industrial vending
  • Sign up for an account at AutoCrib Portal at http://autocribsupport.com/ and read about how to use the Portal.
  • Basic knowledge of PC operation and networks. Familiar with the following :
  • Use of Windows 7 or Windows XP
  • Windows Explorer and file structure
  • Internet access, TCP/IP protocol, IP addressing
  • Client/Server environment, identify PC name
LENGTH:

4 days, Class starts at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday

PRICE:

$720 per student

2016 -2017 Schedule of Available Classes:

December 5th - 8th

2017

  • Feb. 20th-23rd
  • April 24th-27th
  • June 26th-29th
  • August 28th-31st
  • October 30th-Nov 2nd
Class Outline:
CLASS OUTLINE:

Basic Systems Installation - RoboCrib VX, TX750, & FX Lockers Machine Set up:

  • AutoCrib Support Portal
  • Introduction to Industrial Vending
  • The Big 7 benefits of industrial vending
  • Pre-Installation preparation
  • Best practices to handle inventory and identify what part to put in the machine / how
  • Building a database (Excel Spreadsheet, GuardRail, and AutoCrib software)
  • Adding Suppliers, Items and Employees
  • Item types (Expendable, Perishable, Durable, Gauges, Kits)
  • Networking Basics
  • Database Setup/Backup/Restore
  • Machine Configuration
  • PO/Tag/Stock (Email POs)
  • RoboCrib Function buttons


RoboCrib Extended

Setup ScaleMate:

  • Enable ScaleMate
  • Configure Port
  • Enable weight on items detail
  • Recalibrating scale


Setup AutoLockers to make a SuperRobo:

  • Enable locker license
  • Enable locker control
  • Configure port/Paths file

Autopoll Machines Setup (Lockers)

  • Controller/Terminal Setup
  • Keypad Functions (Stock/Tag)
  • Station ID setup

Stocking, Maintenance & Troubleshooting

SUMMARY:

 Training and Certification Stock, Maintain, and Troubleshoot RoboCrib LX/VX, TX750, AutoLockers, and FX Lockers

AutoCrib Stocking, Maintenance, & Troubleshooting training course is a four-day comprehensive hands-on course that provides in-depth product knowledge, diagnostic techniques, troubleshooting skills and preventative maintenance training on core AutoCrib systems. This course is for both distributors and customers who manage, configure, or maintain AutoCrib equipment and AutoCrib software. Students will be able to effectively diagnose and repair hardware related incidents with LX/VX RoboCribs, TX750, AutoLockers, & FX Lockers.

Who Should Attend?
Staff responsible for day-to-day operations, maintenance managers, and anyone interested in learning about system hardware

PRE-REQUISITES:
  • A solid knowledge of AutoCrib equipment, configurations, and functionality or previous certification in either the Basic Installation and Daily Operations course within the last year
  • Existing account at AutoCrib Portal at http://autocribsupport.com/ and read about how to use the Portal.
  • Familiar with tool use and comfortable level of mechanical aptitude
  • Basic knowledge of PC operation and networks. Familiar with the following:
    • Use of Windows 7 or Windows XP
    • Windows Explorer and file structure
    • Internet access, TCP/IP protocol, IP addressing
    • Client/Server environment, identify PC name
LENGTH:

4 days, Class starts at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday
 

PRICE:

$720 per student 

2017 Schedule of Available Classes:
  • Jan 30th-. Feb 2nd
  • April 3rd-6th
  • June 5th-8th
  • August 7th-10th
  • October 9th-12th
Class Outline:
CLASS OUTLINE:

Stocking, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting:

RoboCrib LX/VX/TX750:

  •  Machine layout and component terminology
  •  Understanding mechanical functionality
  •  Operational Theory
  •  RoboCrib workflows and data output
  •  RoboCrib command structure
          Command
         Memory locations/Programming
         Error Codes

 

  •  Diagnostics and troubleshooting
  •  Component replacement
  •  Machine alignment
  •  Replacing wiring system (LX/VX)
  •  Maintenance & Testing

FX Lockers:

  •  Component Terminology
  •  Operational Theory
  •  Latches & Wiring System
  •  Diagnostics and Troubleshooting
  •  Maintenance and Testing