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Diploma in Operations Management


Diploma in Operations Management
Diploma in Operations Management

Understand the important responsibilities and decision making that an operations manager must deal with on a day-to-day basis


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Course Description

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.

CERTIFICATION

To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

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.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 1251 votes
Course Title: Diploma in Operations Management
Course #: 345
Course Publisher: OpenLearn
Course Category: 25
Content Origin:
Course Description: 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.
License: This course is available from OpenLearn through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date: 11 February 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 6-10 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: None
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: No
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Ayodele Tella
    Ayodele Tella Nigeria This course was very helpful. it helped to re-affirm my prior knowledge , expand my scope of knowledge on the topic and gave a pointer to the fact that i have a good understanding and flair for Operations management 2017-02-03 13:02:40
  • Ricardo Shaw
    Ricardo Shaw Jamaica The diploma course in operations management is very in formative and interesting it as open my eyes to what operation management is all about. R.Shaw 2017-01-26 14:01:21
  • Petros Mugaranyemba
    Petros Mugaranyemba South Africa This Diploma in Operations management course is well designed and easy to understand. The Course work is well structured and examples given are also in line with operations 2017-01-25 14:01:10
  • Petros Mugaranyemba
    Petros Mugaranyemba South Africa Operations Management is the pilar of all organizations. If organizations is to achieve its goals and objectives then operations must be in good sharp to ensure smooth running of all the day to day activities of organizations. In other words this Diploma Operations management course plays a very important role in the training and teaching of future operations Managers. 2017-01-25 14:01:11
  • Philip James Bwala
    Philip James Bwala Nigeria I have so much enjoyed learning through the alison.com, your courses are great and I have recommended to all my work colleagues. Thanks for all the opportunity to be a part of this lifetime experience. 2016-12-09 07:12:36
  • Jeremiah Phillips
    Jeremiah Phillips United States of America It was a great course and brought to light a lot of things I do without thinking about but will put more effort into now that I know how to identify these processes properly and follow through with them. Thanks Alison for the great course!! 2016-11-17 02:11:18
  • Olasunkanmi Omitola
    Olasunkanmi Omitola Nigeria Overall, the course contents on operation management is very enlightening and eye-opening for me. Special thanks to Alison team for the opportunity to learn a lot about operation management free of cost online on their platform. Thanks 2016-08-24 20:08:35
  • Fred Kalibala
    Fred Kalibala Canada The course has a great importance to the successful learning of the organisation that produces goods and services 2016-08-22 06:08:11
  • Obinne Ubah
    Obinne Ubah Nigeria Very informative and interesting. Some of the questions asked in the 1st assessment were not treated until the next module but in totality I enjoyed the course. 2016-07-28 10:07:36
  • Christwits Kalichero
    Christwits Kalichero Malawi This very important especially in capacity building 2016-07-27 10:07:07
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