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Manufacturing Strategy - Achieving World Class Manufacturing

Learn about the critical success factors to achieve world-class manufacturing from this free online course.

Manufacturing
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Manufacturing Strategy - Achieving World Class Manufacturing is a free online course that will give you an insight into the critical success factors for achieving world-class status. Learn about the requirements for world-class manufacturing and examples of world-class organizations. Start this course today and improve your knowledge of manufacturing excellence.
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

Manufacturing Strategy - Achieving World Class Manufacturing is a free online course that guides you through the important tools for achieving world-class manufacturing standards. This course discusses the elements of world-class manufacturing strategies and various world-class organizations. The course begins with a discussion on the critical success factors for world-class manufacturing such as Total Quality Management and Customer Relationship Management, and the concept of waste in value-added engineering.

Next, you will learn about the Japanese concept of Total Employee Involvement, various Human Resource theories for operations strategy, and the features of flexible manufacturing systems. Then, you will study alternative approaches to the concept of focus in manufacturing, and the principles and techniques of the Toyota Production System. Finally, you will learn about the state of world-class manufacturing in India and examples from organizations that have achieved world-class status.

This free online course will teach you the vital aspects of developing manufacturing strategies to achieve world-class status in the industry. This course will be of great interest to students, researchers, employers, HR and Operations managers, and anyone who wants to study the essentials of business excellence through manufacturing. Begin this course today and improve your knowledge of world-class manufacturing standards.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:


  • Discuss the critical success factors for achieving World Class Manufacturing
  • Recall Shiego's classification of waste and the elimination methods
  • Summarize various HR theories for operations management
  • Identify the elements of flexible manufacturing systems
  • Recall the 4 P model of the Toyota way
  • Summarize the 14 Toyota way principles
  • Discuss the state of world-class manufacturing in India
  • Indicate the innovations of Apple in achieving world-class status
  • Identify the major operational decisions of Dell

Certification

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