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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 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 908 reviews
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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  • Ghebrehiwet Amare
    Ghebrehiwet Amare Angola I am starting the course and have completed the first module. I really liked it. Because I was practicing it for three years as operation and communication manager. I will read more of the course and give my comments later in detail. But till now its really good and helpful idea that I have learnt from the first module. 2015-09-03 14:09:26
  • kunle Oyadoyin
    kunle Oyadoyin Nigeria It's a very good course enlightened the intelegence to be a good operational manager. So glad to have a forum like this. 2015-09-03 13:09:22
  • Rick Malone
    Rick Malone Australia Fantastic course giving the fundamentals of Operations Management, thank you 2015-09-03 09:09:28
  • Vincent van der Merwe
    Vincent van der Merwe South Africa Course helped me understand Operations Management and improve my understanding in my current work environment 2015-09-01 15:09:26
  • Fred Irabor
    Fred Irabor Ireland So far it is a brilliant course. I wish I started this earlier. Well.... 2015-08-31 19:08:49
  • Omar Nor
    Omar Nor United States of America Actually i want mention here with my opinion i think operations management is an area of management concern overseeing and designing,controlling the process of production and redesigning business operations in the production of goods and services. 2015-08-27 08:08:51
  • Mohammad Daud
    Mohammad Daud Afghanistan It has been a very important and crucial course which has really helped me plan my all operations accordingly to produce effective and efficient productions. 2015-08-26 15:08:06
  • Abbas Almishaal
    Abbas Almishaal Iraq It is very useful 2015-08-26 09:08:16
  • LEORA FREEMAN
    LEORA FREEMAN United States of America It was great! Easy to use ad informative. 2015-08-19 17:08:36
  • Otialuk Emmanuel Isiagi
    Otialuk Emmanuel Isiagi Uganda Perfect definitions of roles & responsibilities of the operations manager & the operations managemant boundaries are also well defined! 2015-08-19 08:08:02
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