A PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
The Industry Operations Leadership and Management (IOLM) program is a practical, applied program aimed at managers and supervisors in industry. This McMaster University Professional Certificate Program will inform, educate, mentor, practically assess, and provide candidates with the latest operational tools. The IOLM program seeks to assist candidates in successfully adopting and integrating the critical competencies needed to transform, sustain, and scale industry 4.0 operations.
Together through instruction, mentorship, and collaboration with industry specialists, we can drive adaptability to enable your business operations to sustainably scale within Industry 4.0.
INDUSTRY 4.0 is enabling businesses and organizations to enhance competitive advantages, through rapid adaptation, design, and innovation along the value chain. The advent of smart facilities and smart operations transform virtual and physical infrastructures, which enable increased collaboration between machines, devices, and people.
Online Live Virtual Delivery
Remote immersive learning brought to you anywhere
12.5 Days over 8 months (five 2.5 day modules)
(Contact the Program Lead for the virtual schedule)
BEYOND THE CLASSROOM
& Industry Experts
• Unique training approach hearing
from academic instructors and 50
industry experts across multiple
industries who are working and
executing high-performance tactical
teams in industry
Conference Style Delivery
• Along with the conventional
instructional workshop case study
model, this is a conference-style,
practical assessment, and
high-feedback based course
• Burst sessions of 60 - 90 minutes per
topic and focused delivery over 3 days
Invest in your Talented Leaders
• Invest in your leaders to enable the
next stage of industry operations
• Enable more predictable succession planning, higher retention of key talent, and lower operational costs from higher efficient performance
KEY COURSE TAKEAWAYS
WHAT YOU'LL WALK AWAY WITH
You will learn about the fundamentals of Leadership 4.0, understand how to define, develop, and deploy high-performance industry teams.
Specialize in strategic to tactical alignment and be able to drive rapid adaptability, through bottom-up innovation and creativity within your team.
Perform, test, and strengthen leadership and tactical execution through practical scenario assessments, case studies, workshops, and first-hand mentorship from leaders of industry, in order to drive accountability and team high-performance.
A strong understanding of the fundamentals and operational tools needed to run an Industry Operations Business Unit sustainably at scale.
HOW IT WORKS
Fundamentals - Introduction to Industry 4.0, the digital leader and leadership archetypes. Gain a strong understanding of the anatomy of high-performance teams and tactical industry operations.
Leadership & Management Principles - Driving accountability, alignment with strategic leadership, shift planning, and execution for the tactical leader. Defining and developing individual and team competencies.
Tactical Planning & Execution - Practical leadership and tactical execution assessments, case studies, and workshops with senior managers and mentors.
Advanced Leadership Skills - Operational tools, change management, project briefing and execution, performance review, coaching, conducting an after-action review, and instructional technique.
Advanced Operations Skills - Business unit financial management, forecasting, and fore planning, conduct an audit, supply chain and sustainability, lean manufacturing within Industry 4.0, career progression planning, and mentorship.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
TACTICAL INDUSTRY LEADERS
Operational Unit Managers
Petty Officer 2nd Class
INDUSTRY ENABLING INITIATIVES
NGEN AMP UP, COJG, VETERAN PROGRAMS
NGEN AMP Program
McMaster University has collaborated with NGEN Supercluster to enable Canadian Manufacturers and businessses that support Canadian Manufacturing to receive a 62% reduction in cost of the program.
If you are a qualifying business, the cost of the program for you will be $3,750 +HST under the NGEN AMP Program.
Any Canadian Manufacturing businesses in ON can receive an additional discount under the Canadian Ontario Job Grant resulting in a total 82% reduction in cost of the program, making the final cost $1,875 + HST.
Canadian Ontario Job Grant
Qualifying businesses in Ontario in any industry with less than 100 employees can take this program for free or up to 50% off for qualifying Ontario businesses employing more than 100 employees.
Veterans Affairs Education and Training Benefit
Veterans in Transition
The Education and Training Benefit helps Veterans successfully transition to civilian life, achieve their education and post-military employment goals, and position themselves better in the civilian workforce.
Take advantage of the Education and Training Benefit to Enable a successful transition into your new career.
Contact the Program Lead to find out how
A PRACTICAL APPROACH
BEYOND THE CLASSROOM
With a focus on effect and intent-based execution, the course is designed to instruct and train candidates by drawing first hand from more than 50 industry and academic experts.
Organic learning is maximized through cross-industry discussion and collaboration.
Strengthening team and individual resilience is achieved through experience-based scenario assessments.
Personal development is enabled through group-based mentorship and coaching to enable change and sustainability at scale within tactical industry operations.
Our goal is to arm you with the knowledge and tools to create value in your organization as well as ongoing access to resources and a network of professionals.
Ashan Corea, IOLM Program Lead
NEXT COURSE DETAILS
2020 NOV I.O.L.M COURSE
12.5 days over 12 months (five 2.5 day modules)
Regular cost $9,950 CAD + HST
PARTNER ORGANIZATION / ASSOCIATION COST
Partner organization/Association cost $7500.00 CAD + HST
NGEN AMP UP MEMBER COST
NGen member cost $3750.00 CAD + HST
Participants should have experience as a skilled trade, manager or supervisor or other relevant professional experience.
McMaster University Professional Certificate of Completion