Operations Management


Operations Management is responsible for the design and management of products, processes, services and supply chains.

It is their responsibility to ensure that business operations run efficiently, using as few resources as possible whilst achieving their customer requirements. Operations management controls the process that converts inputs such as material, labour and energy into outputs in the forms of good and/or services.

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    Logistics

    Logistics is the flow of funds, goods and information between origin and consumption. Logistics involves information, material handling, production, packaging, inventory, transportation, warehousing and often security.


    Improving operation management

    CPD 2This module considers a range of improvement methodologies that are needed to ensure continual improvement of operations management. This module will also look at failure prevention and recovery along with TQM and other quality improvement techniques.

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    Planning and control in operations management

    CPD 2This module introduces you to capacity planning and control, including MRP, MRPII and ERP systems.

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    The concept of operations management

    CPD 2This module introduces you to the concept and scope of operations management, including its role, objectives and strategies within the organisation. You will also cover the main operations processes and activities involved.

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    The design of operations management

    CPD 2This module considers the design aspects of operations management. It covers job design, product and service design, supply network design and layout design.

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    Stock Control

    The aim of stock control is to ensure stock levels remain accurate and there is sufficient stock available to meet its own needs and those of consumers. Key focus should be placed on this activity to ensure stocks are not too high, to minimise waste and to optimise the overall cost of the holding stock.


    The principles of transportation in logistics

    CPD 2This module introduces you to the principles of transportation in logistics and considers the implications on procurement and supply.

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    Supply Chain Network Design (SCND)

    The process of SCND is also known as strategic supply chain planning. SCND spans all movements and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory and finished goods from the point-of-origin to the point-of-consumption and includes planning, implementing and efficiently controlling supply chain operations.


    Compliance within the sourcing process

    CPD 2This module considers specific compliance issues when sourcing from suppliers across a range of sectors and international borders. The regulatory requirements of tendering are considered, as well as internationally recognised sourcing terms such as Incoterms.

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    Formation of contracts

    CPD 2This module looks at the fundamentals of contracting and the effect of EU legislation on contracts and the impact on the economic and legal environment.

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    The main regulations in procurement and supply

    CPD 2This module examines the main regulations on procurement and supply and the impact they have on the wider external environment.

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    Warehousing

    A warehouse can be used to store items such as raw materials and finished products. The focus of operations management is to minimise stockholding and increase the throughput of the product from point of manufacture to consumption.


    The main approaches to achieving timely deliveries of products and services

    CPD 2This module examines the factors required to achieve timely deliveries of products and services. The first topic leads you through expediting and problem-solving processes and communication techniques, while the second focuses on forecasting approaches.

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