Execution and Control of Operations (ECO)
Learn to translate plans into operational activities and define and apply techniques in the operations field.
• Explain how to schedule production and process plans in the manufacturing process, the impact of variation on business
systems, and methods for managing production resources.
• Demonstrate the effect of the facility’s layout on scheduling and workflow, input and output control techniques, and push
• Explain bottleneck management, lead-time control operations and techniques, reporting activities and data collection
techniques, cost systems, impact on decision-making, and the effect of specifications and standards on product quality.
• Identify report and data collection techniques, manufacturing environments for pull systems, interfaces and data
exchanges required to execute a plan, and pull systems.
Execution of Operations
Scheduling and Authorization
Control of Production
Control of Cost and Quality
Management and Comunication
Quality and Continous Improvement