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11 courses in Manufacturing / Operations.

Biofuel Production Operations (843)

The Biofuel Production Operations Online Training Program will give you the education you need to begin an exciting career in biofuel production. As a biofuel production operator, your job will be to ensure the quality and purity of the biofuel your plant produces. This involves inspecting and repairing equipment, operating computer systems, and handling lab equipment. This online program will ensure you have the skills you need to handle these tasks.

At the present time, hundreds of facilities worldwide are producing biofuels. Over the next few decades many advances will be made in this field, and hundreds of new facilities will be built to produce this type of fuel. This opens a new field for potential workers. For decades to come, biofuels will be produced and consumed in the United States, creating an ongoing demand for biofuel production workers.

Tuition: $2595.00

Certificate in Manufacturing Management (168)

Keep your career moving forward with Binghamton University online education and training courses. These are the same courses available through the American Management Association Communications (AMACOM) Self-Study program. You can fine-tune your present skills, learn new ones, and enrich your career with a flexible learning plan that fits your schedule, strengths, budget, and career goals.

Tuition: $480.00

Chemical Plant Operations (871)

Prepare for an entry-level position in a chemical plant with the Chemical Plant Operations Online Training Program. In the United States, there are thousands of chemical manufacturing facilities, run by chemical plant operators. These operators are highly paid and enjoy a stable work environment. There is an ongoing need for entry-level personnel. This program can help you get your start in this field! This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

Tuition: $2595.00

Fundamentals of Statistical Process Control (102)

Learn How To: * Apply statistical thinking to quality improvement * Use statistical tools to analyze a wide variety of daily work problems * Select appropriate control charts for different applications * Interpret variability in work processes * Construct a histogram of set data * Develop and analyze run charts and control charts for variables and attributes data * Quantify process capability through data analysis and control charts * Compute and interpret process capability indexes

Tuition: $95.00

How to Manage Maintenance (111)

How to Manage Maintenance focuses on the important role maintenance and maintenance management play in determining how productive and profitable a company can be. You'll learn the vital aspects of maintenance-organizational structure, the maintenance budget, control systems, inventory, maintenance support programs, planning and scheduling, training, and Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS). Forty-seven charts, diagrams, tables, graphs, and forms reinforce, and clarify the text. Learn how to: * Bring leadership and proven management techniques to the maintenance manager's role. * Reduce maintenance backlog, control costs, reduce maintenance inventory and stockouts. * Increase maintenance productivity, establish preventive programs, assure the vitality of the plant's equipment, extend equipment uptime, and improve customer satisfaction. * Motivate the workforce, and wisely use available information resources * Develop an appropriate maintenance budget which makes allowances for unforeseen emergencies. * Install a Computerized Maintenance Management System to increase scheduling efficiency and productivity.

Tuition: $95.00

How to Plan and Manage Warehouse Operations, Second Edition (114)

In the first part of this course, you'll be introduced to the kind of planning that maximizes the effective use of space, equipment, and labor. In the second part, you'll find out how to manage a warehouse for maximum productivity by using your plan as an evaluation and correction tool. Learn how to: * Organize warehouse space, equipment, and personnel for maximum efficiency and customer satisfaction * Develop a Warehouse Information System Plan to manage and control receiving, storage, picking, and shipping operations as well as losses * Select the best combination of materials-handling and storage equipment * Fill orders faster-and more cost-effectively * Design and implement an effective loss-control program

Tuition: $95.00

Natural Gas Plant Operations (897)

The Natural Gas Plant Operations Online Training Program provides you with the knowledge and skills you'll need to begin an exciting career in natural gas plant operations. Natural gas has two things going for it. First, it provides clean energy. Second, itís plentiful in the United States. For decades to come, natural gas will be produced and consumed in the United States, creating ongoing demand for natural gas plant operators.

For people who want to enter this field, itís difficult to find suitable training to become an entry-level worker. This online program provides the fundamental technical background you need to get started in this field.

Tuition: $2595.00

Oil Refinery Operations (900)

The Oil Refinery Operations Online Training Program will prepare you for an entry-level career as an oil refinery operator. In the United States there are thousands of oil refineries. These facilities are operated by oil refinery operators. Oil refinery operators are highly paid and enjoy a stable work environment, and thereís an ongoing need for entry-level personnel.

Tuition: $2595.00

Paper Mill Operations (901)

Prepare for an entry-level position as a paper mill operator with the Paper Mill Operations Online Training Program. In the United States there are hundreds of paper manufacturing facilities, operated by paper mill operators. These operators are highly paid and enjoy a stable work environment. There is an ongoing need for entry-level personnel. Currently a large portion of the workforce is retiring, creating a critical shortage of technical workers for many years to come.

Tuition: $2595.00

Power Plant Operations (905)

The Power Plant Operations Online Training Program will prepare you for an entry-level career as a power plant operator. In the United States, there are thousands of power plants. These plants use hydrocarbon-based fuels (oil, gas, or coal) to produce electricity, and the plants are operated by power plant operators. Power plant operators are highly paid and enjoy a stable work environment. Thereís an ongoing need for entry-level personnel.

Tuition: $2595.00

Pulp Mill Operations (907)

The Pulp Mill Operations Online Training Program will prepare you for an entry-level position as a pulp mill operator. In the United States there are hundreds of pulp manufacturing facilities. The plants make pulp for use in paper-making, and theyíre operated by pulp mill operators. These operators are highly paid and enjoy a stable work environment. Thereís an ongoing need for entry-level personnel.

Tuition: $2595.00

Last Updated: 4/24/14