Operations and Supply Chain Management

Course Features


    Duration        :4 Days

   Next Intake    :Jan. 2021

   Lectures         :4 Classes

   Course Fee    :₦200,000

Enhance your understanding of information management issues affecting modern businesses, and learn how various systems can help to ensure efficiency. You will discover how organisations can gain a competitive edge through good supply chain design and effective use of ICT. The knowledge and skills you acquire during the modules will prove crucial in your future management career.

  • Production Planning and Inventory Control
  • Demand and Supply Forecasting
  • Quality and Materials Management
  • Just-in-time and Lean Management
  • Quality Management
  • Supply Chain Performance
  • Supply Chain Risks
  • Information Technology and Supply Chain
  • Introduction to Supply Chain Analytics
  • Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing
  • Green Supply Chain

Upon completion of the module, you will be able to:

  • Critically appraise ways in which the operations and information systems functions
  • contribute to an organisation’s competitiveness and strategic direction
  • Evaluate the key factors in the competitive advantage versus necessary cost debate
  • Synthesise and examine complex information on IT related issues
  • Identify and justify the information required to implement effective operational decisions, with particular reference to change management
  • Describe and critically assess organisations – from systems, information and business process perspectives
  • Understand the relationship between supply chain management, operations management and organisational business objectives.
  • Critically analyse the role of technology in supplier relationships.
  • Critically analyse the importance of logistics and procurement in supply chain management.
  • develop a systematic order of procurement and inventory control.
  • develop a strategy to improve an organisation’s supply chain.

This course is designed for executives with:

  • A strong undergraduate degree in any discipline
  • Up to two years of postgraduate work experience ready to build a foundation for a career in operations and supply chain
  • Those looking to improve their career prospects in operations and supply chain.
  • Managers looking to improve their knowledge in operations and supply chain.

Why study with ICSB?

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