ABOUT THIS COURSE
Operations management is an area of management concerned with designing and controlling the process of production and redesigning business operations in the production of goods or services.
Operations manager jobs typically require a few years of professional experience in a management or supervisory role. Start with an entry-level role in the business world to build your skill set, expand your business knowledge, and make connections that could later help you advance your career.
5 basic principles of operation management
At the most fundamental level, management is a discipline that consists of a set of five general functions: planning, organizing, staffing, leading and controlling. These five functions are part of a body of practices and theories on how to be a successful manager.
WHAT YOU\’LL LEARN
Describe project management information systems and apply appropriate techniques.
Know the Six Sigma approach and the International Standards in Total Quality Management (ISO 9000 and 14000).
Use basic techniques and models in logistics, capacity management and distribution.
Apply sales and operations planning, inventory control, forecasting and process design and analysis.