Execution and Control of Operations Module


Course name Execution and Control of Operations Module
Institution APICS - The Association for Operations Management
Location Online
Website www.apics.org
Language English
Contact information

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Course objective

Learn to translate plans into operational activities and define and apply techniques in the operations field.

Sector Public
General course topics Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail
Specific course topics

-Comparing actual output to plans and taking appropriate corrective actions

-Communicating ideas in a group setting and instructing others in tasks

-Creating operational solutions in the face of competing resources

-Explaining the release of work and reporting performance through data collection

-Understanding the execution of quality initiatives and continuous improvement plans

-Evaluating trade-offs and participating in design decisions

Total time commitment 36
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Certificate
Degree name This course counts towards a certificate in APICS CPIM - Certified in Production & Inventory Management. Participants would need to complete the other modules in oder to receive a certificate.
Attendance mode Online
Incentives No
Incentives description


Audience Open Enrollment
Pre-requisites Yes
Pre-requisites description

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Course fee $580
Discount available Yes
Discount description

APICS Members save $130. The member price is $450.

Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

In order to get the certificate participants need to complete: Basics of Supply Chain Management, Master Planning of Resources, Detailed Scheduling and Planning, Execution and Control of Operations, and strategic Management of Resources.