This is a top management course that aims to match manufacturing operations with business strategy.
Typical participants include technical managers and directors, plant managers and production managers.
Participants will be taken through manufacturing strategy models and frameworks that will enable them design and implement a manufacturing strategy that is both robust and flexible, a manufacturing strategy that carries all stakeholders along, and a strategy that fits with the business model of the organization.
So if your business model is one of high volume, standardized products, your manufacturing operations need to be set up for this, from machines to manpower to materials. Main topics in the Manufacturing strategy course include