Courses in Operations Management

It takes a leader to set priorities and accomplish goals. Business processes need more than just strategy and speculation to be effective. They need someone with the ability to actually carry them out.  Professionals who take a course in operations management have the skills to make things happen and produce desired results. What is a course in operations management? It is a class that is typ… Read more

It takes a leader to set priorities and accomplish goals. Business processes need more than just strategy and speculation to be effective. They need someone with the ability to actually carry them out.  Professionals who take a course in operations management have the skills to make things happen and produce desired results.

What is a course in operations management? It is a class that is typically offered as part of a professional business certificate or degree program. It focuses on developing strategies to create and improve processes in an organization. Students study how flow rates, bottlenecks and inventory levels affect the final product that is offered to consumers. This course complements additional leadership and managerial classes and narrows the area of focus to a specific career function.

After completing one of these classes, students are able to analyze and improve procedures. They learn techniques for increasing productivity, controlling costs and reducing response times. By making use of case studies, they are able to learn from the successes and failures of other professionals and apply these lessons to their own careers. By the end of the program, they will be able to overcome challenges in production, reduce inefficiencies and make proposals for process improvements to top level managers.

The cost of these classes varies by institution. Those interested should contact their admissions department for more information regarding fees and tuition.

Graduates are ready to assume leadership positions within large scale organizations. It is common to find work as managers in the manufacturing, logistics, and supply industries. A career as an independent operations consulting analyst is also possible. Some voluntary industry regulatory agencies hire these graduates as process auditors.

It is important to consider all available educational options. Traditional classroom courses are preferred by many, but excellent online classes exist for those who need to take advantage of the convenience of distance learning. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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London School of Business & Finance
London, United Kingdom

This course will give you an introduction to enterprise operations management. You will learn about the different disciplines that make up this intriguing concept. This isn’t ... +

This course will give you an introduction to enterprise operations management. You will learn about the different disciplines that make up this intriguing concept. This isn’t your typical course. You will take part in interactive exercises, role-playing, group presentations, quizzes and more. At the end of this course, you will be prepared to solve a number of operations management problems. -
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Full-time
4 days
English
Mar 2020
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: how operations need to decide how to vary their capacity (if at all) as demand for their products and services ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: how operations need to decide how to vary their capacity (if at all) as demand for their products and services fluctuates; how operations relate to each other in the context of a wider network of suppliers and customers, and how these relationships can be managed, etc. -
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Full-time
5 days
English
17 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Convertas
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

This course will explain demand planning theories, models and best practices which will help participants in dealing with various future scenarios in order to ensure a continu ... +

This course will explain demand planning theories, models and best practices which will help participants in dealing with various future scenarios in order to ensure a continuous flow of inventory at the least possible cost. -
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Full-time
3 days
English
Campus
 
E-Careers
Slough, United Kingdom +1 More

Advance your accountancy skills and expertise to the next level with this course in Enterprise Operations, which is part of the highly acclaimed CIMA Professional Chartered Ma ... +

Advance your accountancy skills and expertise to the next level with this course in Enterprise Operations, which is part of the highly acclaimed CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting qualification. -
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Part-time
English
Online
 
University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Tulsa, USA +1 More

Streamlining Office and Service Operations-Techniques to achieve process improvement on the business side.

Streamlining Office and Service Operations-Techniques to achieve process improvement on the business side. -
Courses
Part-time
2 days
Campus
 
Institute for Business and Public Administration, Bucharest (ASEBUSS)
Bucharest, Romania

This program will help managers to schedule effectively the stocks of raw materials, work-in-progress and finite goods and to balance the inventory level.

This program will help managers to schedule effectively the stocks of raw materials, work-in-progress and finite goods and to balance the inventory level. -
Courses
Part-time
3 days
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, USA +3 More

Provide participants with tools and concepts that they can use today to improve their current operations Broaden their perspectives and expand their capabilities to help them ... +

Provide participants with tools and concepts that they can use today to improve their current operations Broaden their perspectives and expand their capabilities to help them prepare for their next assignment. -
Courses
Part-time
5 days
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: various types of process, and how these ‘building blocks’ of operations are designed; how different ways of arr ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: various types of process, and how these ‘building blocks’ of operations are designed; how different ways of arranging physical facilities affect the nature of flow through the operation, etc. -
Courses
Full-time
5 days
German
10 Feb 2020
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: the concepts that underlie one of the most influential sets of ideas to impact operations management; how manag ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: the concepts that underlie one of the most influential sets of ideas to impact operations management; how managers can make their operation perform better through the use of the many elements of new (and not so new) improvement approaches, etc. -
Courses
Full-time
5 days
English
24 Feb 2020
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand the meaning of operations strategy and how all parts of the business can use perspectives on operations strategy ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand the meaning of operations strategy and how all parts of the business can use perspectives on operations strategy to establish a connection between strategy and operational processes and resources, etc. -
Courses
Full-time
5 days
English
20 Apr 2020
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand the meaning of operations strategy and how all parts of the business can use perspectives on operations strategy ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand the meaning of operations strategy and how all parts of the business can use perspectives on operations strategy to establish a connection between strategy and operational processes and resources. -
Courses
Full-time
10 days
English
20 Apr 2020
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: the analytical dimensions for identifying the technical, managerial and ‘operations strategy’ characteristics o ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand: the analytical dimensions for identifying the technical, managerial and ‘operations strategy’ characteristics of technology; the technology options that exist, ‘why’ potential investments in process technology investments work in practice, and ‘how’ to make such investments work in practice, etc. -
Courses
Full-time
5 days
English
27 Apr 2020
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand how operations need to decide how to vary their capacity (if at all) as demand for their products and services f ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand how operations need to decide how to vary their capacity (if at all) as demand for their products and services fluctuates. -
Courses
Full-time
10 days
English
17 Feb 2020
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand the formulation and implementation of the process of operations strategy, and the monitoring and control of the ... +

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand the formulation and implementation of the process of operations strategy, and the monitoring and control of the process of operations strategy. -
Courses
Full-time
2 days
English
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 
E-Careers
Slough, United Kingdom +1 More

Move one step closer to achieving the CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting qualification by signing up for this training course which will fully prepare you for t ... +

Move one step closer to achieving the CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting qualification by signing up for this training course which will fully prepare you for the Operational Level (P1) Performance Operations exam. -
Courses
Part-time
English
Online