Production Management is a crucial function in the production and service environment. The College Production Management Short Course will teach you the skills you need to become a valuable team member to any business. By developing your organisational skills and increasing your understanding of the processes and procedures that you will learn how to become a great production and operations manager.
The Production Management Short Course will also teach you the best ways to optimise supply chain relationships and logistics.
The programme is perfect for people who work in manufacturing and service industries, or for those who want to pursue a career in the production/operations function of a business.
- Developed by Chartered Supply Chain Management Professionals/Experts
- Accredited by Chartered Institute of Supply Chain Management
- Fully online course and assessment with no time limits
- Minimum of 4 Hours Study/ Reading Per Day
- Course Fee: $250 USD
- On completion, certificate will be available for download
Who Should Take This Course?
Individuals working in the field of production management who want to update their skill set to improve productivity and operations at their place of work will benefit from this course. This group of people includes manufacturing specialists, production managers, technical managers, engineers, technicians, supervisors, foremen, team leaders and line workers.
Individuals who work in other fields such as Purchasing, Finance, Sales and Marketing, Quality, Warehousing, Logistics will also benefit from this course.
Certification and Accreditation
All of our courses are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Supply Chain Management Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines. The courses offered by the College are unique as they take a very “hands on” approach. Our courses are not designed to teach you just the “theory” behind the industry – they are written and tutored by industry professionals and will fast-track you into a new career of your choice.
Sample Certificate (click to view)
How Does This Online Training Work?
Once you register for your course of study, you’ll receive a log-in and password for the online page. When you log-in, you’ll have access to the practice examination, study pack or pdf materials and other resources.
After you’ve gone through these materials and feel ready to take the examination, you can schedule yourself for the online examination.
The course is divided into Ten accessible, interactive modules and includes an assessment at the end:
- Production Management
- New Product Design And Product Development
- Methods Of Determining Output
- Method Of Production
- Budget As A Method Control
- Pre-Production Planning And Design Procedure
- Systems Concept
- Quality Control
- Project Organization
Aims of the Course
By the end of this course learners will:
The purpose of this short course is to provide students with knowledge of the role and functioning of production/operations management (POM) and the basics of productivity management; including some of the theoretical concepts and practical skills relating to POM strategies, selected aspects of the design, planning and control, and improvement of the production/operations management system, and the macro- and micro-perspective of productivity management.
Assessment /Online Examinations
The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 50 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 60%. The answers are marked automatically so you will instantly know whether you have passed. If you don’t pass don’t worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.
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