• 17 lessons

    Across 2 chapters

  • 60 minutes

    Total course duration

  • Unlimited access

    Always free

Your journey begins here

Introduction to DEAR Inventory is the basis of everything you will learn later at DEAR Academy.

As such, it is essential learning for every DEAR Academy student.
  • The different types of Inventory Systems available

  • Selecting the right inventory system

  • Choosing the best implementation method for your requirements

  • Navigating the DEAR user interface

The ABCs of Inventory Systems

First, learn the different types of inventory systems available, how they differ, and how to choose the right system and implementation method.

Then, our Orientation to DEAR Inventory lessons will walk you through the basics you’ll need to understand before taking further courses.
  • 1

    Inventory Systems and Key Concepts

    • Welcome to DEAR Academy

    • What Types of Inventory Systems Are Available?

    • What Can DEAR Do?

    • Introduction To Manufacturing

    • Introduction To eCommerce And Marketplaces

    • Introduction To The Business-to-Business Portal

    • Introduction To DEAR Point of Sale

    • Considerations For Implementing Your Inventory System

    • Review

  • 2

    Orientation to DEAR Inventory

    • Introduction

    • Creating an Account

    • First steps and the User Interface

    • Product and Inventory Management Orientation

    • Supplier Orientation

    • Customer Orientation

    • Purchase Orientation

    • Sale Orientation

Scope your new Inventory System requirements

Our lesson 'What Can DEAR Do?' includes a downloadable requirements worksheet to help you identify if DEAR Inventory is the right fit for your business.

Once you've completed the Introduction, you'll be ready for certification in the back or front end of DEAR Inventory (or both). These courses form the foundation of everything else you'll learn in the future.

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5 star rating

Valuable

Emma Goodin

I've been using DEAR for approx 9 months but it was great to review all the options - definitely learned some new steps and it has given me some good ideas g...

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I've been using DEAR for approx 9 months but it was great to review all the options - definitely learned some new steps and it has given me some good ideas going forward for the next stage of our project.

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4 star rating

Good start

Catherine De Dominicis

The course is a good start course for new Dear users. It is insightful and very easy to understand at entry level…

The course is a good start course for new Dear users. It is insightful and very easy to understand at entry level…

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Intro to

Declan "Dex" Roache

Thoroughly helpful and well explained! Kudos!

Thoroughly helpful and well explained! Kudos!

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Orientation to Dear Inventory

Dioselle Tito

Nice, very informative

Nice, very informative

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