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Operations Management: Process Mapping and Supply Chain
Solve business challenges with improved supply chain management
Effective supply chain management is crucial in coordinating the process of production. It also plays a key role in managing inventories, location, and transportation of goods and services.
On this four-week course, you’ll gain theoretical and practical knowledge of operations management, with a focus on supply chain management, to help you solve key business challenges.
You’ll learn how to optimise and ensure the continuous improvement of supply chain management to achieve the best sustainable outcome for your customer.
Delve into process management and process mapping
Every business has processes in place, and this system must be efficient in order to reduce problems in both delays and costs.
You’ll analyse key concepts of process management and learn how to ensure an effective approach. Within this, you’ll learn how to use process mapping to identify all the steps within existing processes, and how to use these insights to improve efficiency.
Explore communication and information flow to enhance your business practices
For your business to function properly, communication and information flow are key.
You’ll learn how to improve communication between all departments and employees to ensure information moves seamlessly through the organisation.
Deliver continuous improvement in your supply chain management
To help aid in the continuous improvement of supply chain management, you’ll apply critical thinking to quality and productivity management. You’ll also learn how technology can be used to deliver further improvements.
Learning from the experts at Sentinel|9, you’ll finish the course knowing how to boost your supply chain management for the benefit of both the organisation and the employees.
Learning on this course
On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...
- Assess the theoretical and practical knowledge of operations management to solve current business challenges
- Discuss and analyse the key concepts of process management
- Apply critical thinking to supply chain management, quality and productivity management
- Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of communication and information flow in the business to improve current business practice
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about the critical aspects of supply chain management.
The knowledge acquired on this course can be used in different business contexts.
Who developed the course?
Sentinel|9 is an education content provider. They provide university-level content independently to offer a different pace of learning for individuals and institutions. They have a dynamic content library and Learning Management System (LMS) which is suitable for online, blended and face-to-face delivery.
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