Introduction to Production and Operations Management
4.7 (9 Reviews)

This Introduction Production and Operations Management Course is concerned with the design, planning and control of operating systems for the provision of goods and services

The SCMDOJO Academy course on Production and Operations Management Course is an introductory level course that aims to help business management students and practitioners to get a basic understanding of what is supply chain digitalization means and what are the important considerations before you embark on the journey to digitalize your supply chain.

What You Will Learn

  • Introduction to Production and Operations Management
  • Distinction between Manufacturing and Service Operation
  • Operations Management Functions
  • Objectives of Production & Operations Management
  • What are Prime Objectives of Production Management
  • Classification of Production Systems

Why Learn with Dr Muddassir Ahmed?

Dr Muddassir Ahmed is the Founder & CEO of SCMDOJO. He is Supply Chain Digitalization Consultant, global speaker, vlogger and supply chain industry expert. Dr Muddassir Ahmed has received a PhD in Management Science from Lancaster University Management school. Muddassir is a Six Sigma black belt and has founded with the intention to enable supply chain professionals and supply chain teams to solve the problems they face in their jobs & business

You can follow & connect with him on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram

Who Is This Course For?

This course is for anyone who wants to learn basics about Production and Operations Management and its role in business, either services or manufacturing. Furthermore, it will give knowledge to the people who interested in a career in Operations Management; people working in the management functions & who would like to enhance their knowledge of operations; people who want to have a better understanding of Production and Operations Management. The instructor of this course has kept this course very practical using use cases along with textbook definitions and relevant theory.


  • Access to Internet
  • Computer / Laptop / Mobile Device

What Is Included?

  • Immediate unlimited access to course materials
  • 30-day money-back guarantee
  • Exercises and quizzes to help you put theory into practice
  • English Closed Captions
  • Full transcripts in pdf for each lesson
  • Suitable for mobile or desktop
  • SCMDOJO Certification when you pass the course quiz (accessible from Learning Center post sign in)

You can access this Introduction Production and Operations Management course and all the other courses of SCMDOJO Academy by signing up for Pro Membership for only $99/month and also access to the library's best practices, tools and eBooks.

You can also benefit from the Supply Chain Experts Podcast and Knowledge videos on the SCMDOJO YouTube Channel and join thousands of other like-minded subscribers.

Follow our LinkedIn Page and Supply Chain Digitalization Group to expand your network.

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If you’re not 100% satisfied with the purchase, or it’s not what you were expecting, just reply to [email protected] within 30 days, and you’ll get a full refund. No questions asked. Please note the Refund Policy applies to Course Video and is NOT applicable to any Best Practices, eBooks or any digital download purchases as per our Refund Policy

Ratings and Reviews

Avg. Rating
9 Ratings
What's your experience? We'd love to know!
Adersh kp
Posted 4 months ago
Recommend for all.!!

I entered the course without any prior experience or knowledge in production and operations management. However, the curriculum well explained the fundamental principles of managing production processes and operations. Dr. Muddassir's interaction style is very understanding and easy to grasp.

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Muhammad Farooq
Posted 6 months ago
Production Process

Great understanding as debriefed well through realtime examples

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Posted 6 months ago
Very well explained course for our new person in supply chain.

Very well explained course for our new person in supply chain.

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Posted 9 months ago
Eabsolute for all

This course is designed for all from low level, less qualified staff to high-level well qualified personals. Dr mudassir used layman's language to make it easy for masses to understand the concept and he is very successful in that regard.

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Mohammad Eyaz Ansari
Posted 10 months ago
Categorization of Production Systems

The course exhibits a thoughtfully crafted design, featuring high-quality videos and the provision of clear and comprehensive information. I hold a deep appreciation for the manner in which Dr. Muddassir has conveyed the course content.

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Tauseef Baig
Posted 11 months ago
Elevate Efficiency: Production and Operations Management

provided a comprehensive and insightful overview of key concepts in the field. The course effectively explained the fundamental principles of managing production processes and optimizing operations to enhance efficiency. With its clear explanations and practical examples, this course is an excellent starting point for anyone looking to grasp the essentials of production and operations management.

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Posted 11 months ago

Easy to understand and informative

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Posted 12 months ago
A good intorduction

Gives a good overview of the different types of manufacturing systems.

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Mojahid Hamza
Posted 12 months ago
easy content

I like the simple way of explanation, and easy content

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