Strategic Operations Management

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

City: Kuala Lumpur

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

  • July-22-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Aug-26-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Sep-23-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-28-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Nov-25-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-23-2024

    Kuala Lumpur

Dates in Other Venues

  • July-22-2024

    Paris

  • July-29-2024

    Istanbul

  • July-29-2024

    Singapore

  • Aug-05-2024

    Paris

  • Aug-05-2024

    Singapore

  • Aug-12-2024

    Barcelona

  • Aug-12-2024

    Dubai

  • Aug-19-2024

    London

  • Aug-19-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Aug-26-2024

    Istanbul

  • Sep-02-2024

    Paris

  • Sep-02-2024

    Singapore

  • Sep-09-2024

    Dubai

  • Sep-09-2024

    Barcelona

  • Sep-16-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Sep-16-2024

    London

  • Sep-23-2024

    Paris

  • Sep-30-2024

    Singapore

  • Sep-30-2024

    Istanbul

  • Oct-07-2024

    Singapore

  • Oct-07-2024

    Paris

  • Oct-14-2024

    Dubai

  • Oct-14-2024

    Barcelona

  • Oct-21-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Oct-21-2024

    London

  • Oct-28-2024

    Istanbul

  • Nov-04-2024

    Paris

  • Nov-04-2024

    Singapore

  • Nov-11-2024

    Barcelona

  • Nov-11-2024

    Dubai

  • Nov-18-2024

    London

  • Nov-18-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Nov-25-2024

    Istanbul

  • Dec-02-2024

    Paris

  • Dec-02-2024

    Singapore

  • Dec-09-2024

    Dubai

  • Dec-09-2024

    Barcelona

  • Dec-16-2024

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-16-2024

    London

  • Dec-23-2024

    Paris

  • Dec-30-2024

    Istanbul

  • Dec-30-2024

    Singapore

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

 
Process Design
 
  • What is process design?
  • Objectives of process design
  • The effect of volume and variety on process design
  • Designing processes in detail

 

Layout and Flow
 
  • The influence of layout on performance
  • Basic layout types used in operations
  • The effect of the appearance of an operation on its performance
  • The design of each basic layout type in detail
 
Process Technology
 
  • What is process technology?
  • What operations managers need to know about process technology
  • Evaluating process technologies
  • Implementing process technologies

 

People in Operations

 

  • The importance of people in operations management
  • Operations managers’ contribution to human resource strategy
  • Organising the operations function
  • Designing jobs
  • Allocating work times
 
Planning and Control

 

  • What is planning and control?
  • The difference between planning and control
  • The effect of supply and demand on planning and control
  • The activities of planning and control

 

Capacity Management
 
  • Measuring demand and capacity
  • Setting the operation’s base capacity
  • Ways of coping with mismatches between demand and capacity
  • How operations understand the consequences of their capacity decision
 
Supply Chain Management
 
  • How supply chains compete
  • Managing relationships in supply chains
  • Managing the supply side
  • Managing the demand side
  • The dynamics of supply chains

 

Inventory Management

 

  • Why should there be any inventory?
  • Order quantity – the volume decision
  • When to place an order – the timing decision
  • Controlling inventory
 
Planning and Control Systems

 

  • What are planning and control systems?
  • ERP and how it developed into the most common planning and control system
  • Implementing planning and control systems

 

Materials Requirements Planning (MRP)

 

  • Master production schedule
  • The bill of materials (BOM)
  • Inventory records
  • The MRP netting process
  • MRP capacity checks

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