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Business Operations and Lean Management Level 3

Open Study College
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379 GBP
English
Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

Course Content

Unit 1: How Operations Management Became Critical to Business Success

  • Explain the role of Operations Management within various different kinds of organisation
  • Describe how Operations Management has become crucial to organisations’ success in the modern world
  • Demonstrate how the concept of the value chain applies to a variety of different kinds of organisation
  • Give examples of the impact good operations management can have on organisational effectiveness

Unit 2: People and Operations

  • Justify why the role of the Operations Manager is fundamentally changing
  • Explain why effectively managing people is crucial to operations management
  • Explain how teams can enhance the operations function

Unit 3: Products and Services

  • Explain the relationship between marketing and operations
  • Justify the need for flexible approaches to product and service design
  • Describe key principles in product and service design
  • Define and utilise the concept of value analysis

Unit 4: Operational Processes in Context

  • Explain the relationships between value chains, supply chains and logistics
  • Demonstrate best practice in selecting and working with suppliers and providers
  • Describe the options available in designing processes
  • Explain the importance of controlling the value chain

Unit 5: Efficiency and Effectiveness in Operations

  • Describe how operations managers can assess the efficiency and effectiveness of their operations
  • Explain how best practice organisations manage their operations
  • Identify a range of cost-reducing methods that can be applied to operations
  • Define and explain lean synchronisation

Unit 6: Quality, Improvements and Change

  • Define what quality means and how to measure it
  • Explain operational risk and how to manage it
  • Demonstrate how Operations Managers deal most effectively with the complexity of modern organisations
  • Explain why and how organisations adopt a continuous improvement approach to operations

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Pay Now: GBP 379.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 71.85 with a deposit of GBP
47.90 totalling 479

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