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Start Date : 14 Jul,2024
End Date   : 18 Jul,2024
Duration    : 5 Days
Price            : $ 3,995 ( SAR 14,981.25)



This course will show you how to turn strategic goals into specific sequenced activities. You will learn how to allocate appropriate resources and how to budget and allocate time to these activities. You will also learn how to allocate your team members to appropriate tasks, building team capability. 



Course Objectives: 

At the end of this course, participants will be able to: 

  • Develop operational plans 

  • Consulting with stakeholders 

  • Plan for and allocate resources 

  • Allocate appropriate costing and time frames to the plan 

  • Match team member capability and build that capability over time 

  • Identify risks and develop contingency plans 

  • Monitor performance aspects of the plan. 



Course Content:

1- Operational planning 

  • What is operational planning 
  • Converting strategy into operational plans 

  • Effective planning concepts 

  • Consulting with stakeholders 

  • Setting SMART objectives 


2- Developing operational plans 

  • Developing activities to achieve the objectives 

  • Sequencing the activities and allocating time frames 

  • Allocating resources 

  • Setting budgets 


3- Risk and contingency plans 

  • Identifying risks 

  • Analysing risk 

  • Treating risks and developing contingency plans 

  • Monitoring risk 


4- The team 

  • Assigning activities to appropriate team members 

  • Matching capabilities 

  • Building capability in the team 

  • Procuring human resources 


5- Implementing the plan 

  • Monitoring performance 

  • Rectifying underperformance 

  • Variations to the plan 

  • Reporting requirements 

  • Managing the team 



Targeted Audience:

Those in a role with a heavy emphasis on operations or in a management role.  This could include: 

  • Planners 

  • Senior Managers 

  • Supply Chain  

  • Operations Managers 

  • Production Managers 

Principles of Operations Planning

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