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Advanced Strategic Operations Management Course

INTRODUCTION

Develop your ability to innovate, think strategically, and gain a competitive advantage for your organization through our intensive business strategy programs. Explore the latest business theories and strategic tools through hands-on exercises, interactive lectures, and dynamic discussions—and master the fundamental thinking that will set you apart as a strategic leader.

DURATION

10  Days

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Chief operations officers
  • Operations directors and managers
  • Heads of departments
  • Senior operations executives, officers, and staff
  • Those who wish to learn how to plan and control the delivery of the operations process.
  • Those who wish to learn how to develop the capabilities of their operation’s processes to improve process performance.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of this IRES training seminar, you will learn to:

  • How operations need to decide how to vary their capacity (if at all) as demand for their products and services fluctuates.
  • How operations relate to each other in the context of a wider network of suppliers and customers, and how these relationships can be managed.
  • How transformed resources accumulate as inventories as they flow through processes, operations or supply networks.
  • How systems are needed to manage the very large amounts of information required to plan and control operations, and how enterprise resource planning (ERP) is used to do this.
  • Materials requirements planning (MRP) as an approach to calculating how many parts or materials of particular types are required and what times they are required.
  • The concepts that underlie one of the most influential sets of ideas to impact operations management.
  • How managers can make their operation perform better through the use of the many elements of new (and not so new) improvement approaches.
  • Some of the ideas of quality management and how they can be used to facilitate improvement.
  • How operations managers can reduce the risk of things going wrong and how they can recover when they do.
  • How managers can project manage (among other things) improvement activities to organize the changes that improvement inevitably requires.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • Capacity Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Planning and Control Systems
  • Materials Requirements Planning (MRP)
  • Lean Operations
  • Operations Improvement
  • Quality Management
  • Managing Risk and Recovery
  • Project Management

METHODOLOGY

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

ACCREDITATION

Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.

TRAINING VENUE

The training is residential and will be held at IRES training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814

TAILOR- MADE

This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our training centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254715077817, +254(020) 211 3814 or mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 24th June 2019.

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CANCELLATION POLICY

Payment for all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

1.    Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.

2.    No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met.

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 10 Days
Event Date 01-07-2019
Event End Date 12-07-2019
Cut off date 24-06-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 139,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 1,592
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 1,853
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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+254 715077817 | +254 792516000
outreach@indepthresearch.org
Westlands, Rhapta Road
Njema Court, Suite R2

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