Certificate in Operations, Quality and Lean Management
About:
This programme is suitable for those who wish to develop their careers in the Manufacturing, Med-Tech, and Engineering and/or service sectors with a specific interest in the area of Quality Operations. The programme aims to equip the learner with an advance understanding of tools and techniques used to improve the quality of operations within the organisation.
Level
6
Credits
60
Fee
SB+
Location
Online
Start Date
Sep-24
Campus
1 Year
Area
Quality and Engineering
Aim:
Quality and Operations Management includes a range of activities from managing quality and process strategy to human resources and supply chain management. The main objective of the Certificate in Operations, Quality and Lean Management is to provide learners of all backgrounds with the opportunity to explore and develop their interest in these industries and sectors. This course will give learners the opportunity to further their skill, or re-skill and make a positive contribution to the economy through gaining an understanding of the dynamics of business and, in particular, from an industry perspective ensuring they are better at making decisions, solving problems and skilled for the workplace of the future. The course is suitable for people who wish to develop their careers in the Manufacturing (e.g. Food, Biopharamchem, Med-Tech, Engineering) and/or service sectors (e.g. Retail, Hospitality, Call Centres, Financial Services) but with a specific interest in the area of quality operations.
Content:
  • Business Management
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Fundamentals of Quality Assurance
  • Operations Management
  • Quality Management
  • Lean Management
  • Professional Development and Career Planning
  • Learning and Development for Higher Education
Delivery:
Online/Blended
Entry Requirements:
Mature applicants (i.e over 23 years) or Leaving Certificate Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate. Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish) or QQI Level 5 – Full award with a minimum of eight modules
Progression:
This programme will satisfy the minimum-skilled requirements for an individual wishing to commence work in an Operations, Quality and Lean Management environment. The transversal skills developed in this programme are applicable to a wide range of industries and roles.
Category:
Quality and Engineering
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