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Diploma in Operations Management Free Course

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  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • Operations management is important to any organization, whether they are manufacturing companies producing physical products or organizations offering services.

    Alison's free diploma in operations management online course reviews a wide variety of topics from the development of operations management, to the role of the operations manager, the transformation model, planning and scheduling methodologies and practices, and inventory and quality management.

    The Diploma in Operations Management will give you a thorough understanding and knowledge of operations management and its organizational and managerial applications.

    The course is ideal for anyone who would like to contribute to the development of an organization in the area of operations management.

  • Upon completion of this course you will know the three basic components of operations management and the strategies used in business development. You will gain knowledge of the relationship between operations, productivity and competitiveness. You will also be able to identify the difference between manufacturing and service-based organizations. Overall, this course will help you to understand the important responsibilities and decision making that an operations manager must deal with on a day-to-day basis.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 10 )
  • Operations Management and Its Development
  • Module 1: What is Operations Management?
    • What is Operations Management
    • Strategies for Business Development
    • Three Basic Components of Operations Management
    • Manufacturing and Services Organisations
    • Relationship between operations, productivity and competitiveness
  • Module 2: Development of Operations Management
    • Craft Manufacturing
    • Mass production
    • Modern Manufacturing
  • The Role of the Operations Manager
  • Module 3: The Operations Manager
    • The Operations Manager
    • Operations Managers' Responsibilities
    • Operations Managers and Decision Making
  • Operations Management Assessment 1
    • Operations Management Assessment 1
  • The Transformation Model and Its Boundary
  • Module 4: The Transformation Model
    • The Transformation Model
    • The Transformation Model: Inputs
    • The Transformation Model: Outputs
    • Transformation Processes and Feedback
  • Module 5: The Boundary of the Operations System
    • Boundary of the Operations System
    • Three Components Outside the Boundary
  • Operations Management Strategies and Their Applica...
  • Module 6: Operations Management Strategies
    • Operations Management Strategic and Tactical Planning
    • Operations Management Strategies
    • Operations Management - Facilities Layout Planning
    • Operations Management Practices
    • Key Performance Indicators
  • Module 7: Applying Operations Management - Inventory and Quality Management
    • Introduction to Inventory Management
    • Inventory Management
    • Inventory Management Techniques
    • Quality Management
  • Operations Management Assessment 2
    • Operations Management Assessment 2
  • End of Course Assessment
  • Operations Management End of Course Assessment
    • Operations Management End of Course Assessment
Topics List ( 3 )
Module 2: Development of Operations Management
Topics List ( 1 )
Operations Management Assessment 1
Operations Management Assessment 1
Topics List ( 2 )
Module 5: The Boundary of the Operations System
Topics List ( 4 )
Module 7: Applying Operations Management - Inventory and Quality Management
Topics List ( 1 )
Operations Management Assessment 2
Operations Management Assessment 2
Topics List ( 1 )
Operations Management End of Course Assessment
Operations Management End of Course Assessment
Course Features
  • Duration

    6-10 Hours

  • Publisher

    OpenLearn

  • Video

    No

  • Audio

    No

  • Assessment

    Yes

  • Certification

    Yes

  • Price

    Free

  • Reward

    250 Pts

  • Responsive

    No

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