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INDUSTRY OPERATIONS LEADERSHIP & MANAGEMENT

A MCMASTER UNIVERSITY PROFESSIONAL

CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

A PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

MCMASTER UNIVERSITY

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

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.

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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.

McMaster IOLM Course Brochure

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Online Live Virtual Delivery

Remote immersive learning brought to you anywhere

Duration

12.5 Days over 8 months (five 2.5 day modules)

Regular Cost

$9950 CAD+HST

Upcoming Course

November 2020

(Contact the Program Lead for  the virtual schedule)

WHY IOLM

BEYOND THE CLASSROOM

Highly-skilled Instructors

& 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

1.

You will learn about the fundamentals of Leadership 4.0, understand how to define, develop, and deploy high-performance industry teams.

2.

Specialize in strategic to tactical alignment and be able to drive rapid adaptability, through bottom-up innovation and creativity within your team.

3.

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.

4.

A strong understanding of the fundamentals and operational tools needed to run an Industry Operations Business Unit sustainably at scale.

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Register for the November 2020 IOLM course intake.

PROGRAM BREAKDOWN

HOW IT WORKS

PROGRAM LEAD

ASHAN COREA

MODULE 1

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.

MODULE 2

Leadership & Management Principles - Driving accountability, alignment with strategic leadership, shift planning, and execution for the tactical leader. Defining and developing individual and team competencies.

MODULE 3

Tactical Planning & Execution - Practical leadership and tactical execution assessments, case studies, and workshops with senior managers and mentors.

MODULE 4

Advanced Leadership Skills - Operational tools, change management, project briefing and execution, performance review, coaching, conducting an after-action review, and instructional technique.

MODULE 5

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

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Operational Unit Managers

Operational Supervisors

Team Leaders

Line Managers

Lead Hands

Petty Officer 2nd Class

Sergeant

Warrant Officer

Trade Specialist

 

PROGRAM LEAD

Ashan Corea

McMaster University
W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology
Certificates of Completion Professional Programs

coreaa@mcmaster.ca
416.723.4218

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.

Does your business qualify for a discount?

Contact the Program Lead to find out

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.

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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

UPCOMING COURSE

November 2020 - Contact the Program Lead for the virtual schedule

DURATION

12.5 days over 12 months (five 2.5 day modules) 

REGULAR COST

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

PREREQUISITES

Participants should have experience as a skilled trade, manager or supervisor or other relevant professional experience.

CERTIFICATE AWARDED

McMaster University Professional Certificate of Completion

McMaster Course Page

McMaster IOLM Course Brochure

Download the PDF file.

Register for the November 2020 IOLM course intake.

 

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