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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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Northwestern Kellogg School of Management
Evanston, USA

More than 80 percent of companies have shifted to digitized operations – yielding impressive results by way of enhanced productivity and supply chain cost reductions. Transfor ... +

More than 80 percent of companies have shifted to digitized operations – yielding impressive results by way of enhanced productivity and supply chain cost reductions. Transform your traditional operations management practices and capture the financial benefits of optimizing the speed and scale of your processes. -
Courses
Full-time
6 weeks
English
Online
 
ShippingCollege
UK Online, United Kingdom

Online Diploma and Certificate courses which cover the Clearing and Forwarding industry with a particular focus on International Contracts and Payments, Sea Freight and Custom ... +

Online Diploma and Certificate courses which cover the Clearing and Forwarding industry with a particular focus on International Contracts and Payments, Sea Freight and Customs. We have a monthly intake of new students on the first Monday of each Month. -
Courses Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 6 months
English
03 May 2021
26 Apr 2021
Online
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

This course leads delegates through the key elements of Operations Strategy, from effective strategy creation, alignment, through to objective resource planning and establishi ... +

This course leads delegates through the key elements of Operations Strategy, from effective strategy creation, alignment, through to objective resource planning and establishing key strategic deliverables. The course will also include a site visit to an organization relevant to the course so delegates can develop an understanding of how their contemporaries function in the real world. -
Courses
Full-time
English
17 May 2021
Campus
 

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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. -
Courses
Full-time
3 days
English
Campus
 
Escuela de Negocios Alto Nivel - Universidad Panamericana de Guatemala
Guatemala City, Guatemala

This specialization presented by Universidad Panamericana through the High Level Business School provides advanced knowledge, from a professional and academic perspective, in ... +

This specialization presented by Universidad Panamericana through the High Level Business School provides advanced knowledge, from a professional and academic perspective, in the direction and management of operations and logistics. The challenges of the business environment demand professionals capable of creating and directing companies of all kinds at a national and international level. -
Courses
Part-time
12 months
Spanish
Jul 2021
Online
 
University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Tulsa, USA +1 More

Uncover hidden problems and improve your organization’s operations with powerful and proven tools.

Uncover hidden problems and improve your organization’s operations with powerful and proven tools. -
Courses
Part-time
3 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 2021
Campus
 
American Digital University
Washington, USA

ADU Services in collaboration with Malaysian Maritime Academy (ALAM) developed the world's first web-based Liquefied Natural Gas program designed to assist seafarers and marit ... +

ADU Services in collaboration with Malaysian Maritime Academy (ALAM) developed the world's first web-based Liquefied Natural Gas program designed to assist seafarers and maritime workers effectively and efficiently manage Liquefied Natural Gas Shipping operations. This program is comprised of six topics and is certified by the Det Norske Veritas following DNV standard 3.303. The Malaysian International Shipping Co (MISC), one of the largest transporter of Liquefied Natural Gas cargo, assisted with the review of this program. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
 
Western Washington University Online Extended Education
Bellingham, USA

Our highly rated Sales Operations Science course combines online learning with weekly live, group sessions. Master critical strategies and concepts while earning 14 Salesforce ... +

Our highly rated Sales Operations Science course combines online learning with weekly live, group sessions. Master critical strategies and concepts while earning 14 Salesforce Trailhead badges. Sales Operations Fundamentals You’ll learn the basics of how a sales organization operates and how the strategic function of Sales Operations takes sales teams to the next level. We’ll drill into the power of understanding data and its critical role in the successful lead and sales performance management, forecasting, sales incentive and territory management, and annual planning. Hands-On Salesforce Experience You’ll set up and apply concepts from the course in a live Salesforce Developer environment, including building sales dashboards, reports, and learning the key elements of any CRM automation. Sales Strategy You’ll go beyond the day-to-day tasks and see the big picture of how Sales Operations supports a business. Grounded in strategies that maximize sales performance, you’ll dive into key elements like compensation design, quota setting, and territory planning, and develop a strategic framework around efficient sales execution. Career Planning We’ll break down roles within the Sales Organization and discuss potential paths for advancement in the discipline. Results You'll walk away with industry-recognized credentials and a Strategic Sales Operations Playbook that showcases your sales operations knowledge and skills. SHOW OFF YOUR CREDENTIALS Successful completion of the program earns you a valuable Sales Operations Certificate of Completion from Western Washington University in addition to 14 Salesforce Trailhead badges. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
Online
 
Lake Tech - Lake Technical College
Eustis, USA

This face-to-face program, located on the LTC main campus, is a 900-hour program that prepares students for entry-level positions in the field of accounting. The study include ... +

This face-to-face program, located on the LTC main campus, is a 900-hour program that prepares students for entry-level positions in the field of accounting. The study includes double-entry bookkeeping; methods of recording business transactions; preparation and analysis of financial statements, payroll records, and tax forms inventory methods; methods of depreciation. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

This course leads delegates through the key elements of excellence within Operations Strategy; understanding and aligning Operations Strategy with the wider external operating ... +

This course leads delegates through the key elements of excellence within Operations Strategy; understanding and aligning Operations Strategy with the wider external operating environment, Effective communication and engagement with stakeholders and the effective management of time horizons within strategy creation and roll out. -
Courses
Full-time
English
24 May 2021
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

The course includes site visits to organizations relevant to the course so delegates can develop an understanding of how their contemporaries function in the real world. The c ... +

The course includes site visits to organizations relevant to the course so delegates can develop an understanding of how their contemporaries function in the real world. The course will wrap with a summary of the key learning points, followed by an action planning exercise with a view to applying the acquired knowledge and skills immediately upon your return to work. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
17 May 2021
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

This course provides delegates with the key essential elements of effective Operations management, including understanding the role and contribution of the Operations Manageme ... +

This course provides delegates with the key essential elements of effective Operations management, including understanding the role and contribution of the Operations Management function, effective resource management, systems control development, risk management within Operations and concludes with adjusting resources within changing operational environments. -
Courses
Full-time
English
26 Jul 2021
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

This course provides delegates with a thorough understanding of the key elements of Effective Operations Management, including Governance, Effective Performance Reporting both ... +

This course provides delegates with a thorough understanding of the key elements of Effective Operations Management, including Governance, Effective Performance Reporting both from a financial and quality perspective and concludes with developing and reporting Sustainability to enhance and protect the organizational reputation. -
Courses
Full-time
English
02 Aug 2021
Campus
 
London Business Training & Consulting
London, United Kingdom

This course also leads delegates through the key elements of excellence within Operations Strategy; understanding and aligning Operations Strategy with the wider external oper ... +

This course also leads delegates through the key elements of excellence within Operations Strategy; understanding and aligning Operations Strategy with the wider external operating environment, Effective communication and engagement with stakeholders and the effective management of time horizons within strategy creation and roll out. -
Courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Aug 2021
Campus
 

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