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Advanced Diploma in Manufacturing and Quality Management (English and Sinhala)

Department

Productivity and Quality Centre

Campus

Colombo

Level

Diploma

Method

Weekend

Duration

1 Year

Commencement

June 2021

Manufacturing and Quality Management is an evolving discipline. As guidelines change, it is generally more profitable to be prepared for what the next level of rules will likely require for customer satisfaction, market responsiveness, compliance. Maintaining a safe, clean, and healthy work environment normally facilitates the implementation of environmental improvements.

The Advanced Diploma in Manufacturing and Quality Management is designed to provide individuals in the manufacturing sector at executive, supervisory or managerial levels with technical know-how, managerial knowledge, skills and attitudes required by the industry and to provide them with an industry recognized certification of excellence in manufacturing and quality management. This programme aims to develop both hard and soft skills of participants to manage their own sphere of activity and lead innovation and change in their workplaces. Thereby resulting in process excellence and productivity for their employers and career progression for the participants. The programme is designed for one academic year of guided and assisted learning consisting of class- room teaching, take home assignments and a management research project

Entry requirements

Any of the following entry requirements will be accepted

  • A bachelor’s degree and employed
  • G.C.E A/L qualification with more than 3 years of working experience in the relevant field
  • G.C.E O/L qualification with more than 5 years of working experience in the relevant field
  • Advanced certificate (SLQF level 2, NVQ level 4) offered by a recognized institute with more than 1 years of working experience in the relevant field
  • One year foundation course and employed in the relevant field

Benefits for students

The aims of the course are to provide:

  • An in‐depth understanding of the field of manufacturing and Quality Management which is structured in such a way to deliver opportunity for progression into a wide range of employment sectors including Private, Public and Third/Voluntary sector.
  • A thorough knowledge of the underpinning principles of Manufacturing and quality management explored across all types of organisations and contexts whilst harnessing the fast‐paced business environment.
  • Guided and assisted learning to the participants to apply what I learned in the classroom in their own work-places. Thereby improving profitability for their employers and career progression for the individuals.
  • Knowledge, skills and attitudes required to understand, respond and lead in the midst of the dynamic and changing landscape of manufacturing and Quality management. Special emphasis will be on the future of manufacturing and quality management within the global business environment, including the management of risk and new technology.
  • An industry recognized award that enhances the participants employability and facilitate career progression in management and leadership roles, taking into account ongoing business‐environmental change and the need for managers and leaders to be constantly refining and redefining their skills base.
  • Development of creative thinking and innovative management, and encourages context and situation specific learning
  • In addition to the generic outcomes of this Advanced Diploma modules in Manufacturing and Quality Management attempt to develop the following subject specific skills.
    • Productivity improvement skills
    • Quality improvement skills
    • Financial resources management skills
    • Human resources management skills
    • Judgment and decision-making skills
    • Problem solving, organizational and analytical skills
    • Team working and negotiating skills
    • Leaderships and communication skills

Course structure and modules

  • Introduction to Productivity and LEAN
  • Introduction to Management
  • Analytical Thinking with Statistical Tools
  • Key decisions in Operations Management
  • Project Management
  • Managing and Improving Team Performance
  • Introduction to costing for Operations
  • Introduction to Six Sigma
  • Total Quality Management and TPM
  • Process Control, Standardization and ISO Compliance
  • Independent Project and Presentation (Core)

Programme Fees

LKR 130,000/- + Reg:2000/-

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