Certificate in Purchasing Strategy, Quality Management and Lean Six Sigma (WICKLOW CAMPUS)

Institute of Technology, Carlow (CW-BKPQL-U)
Key Programme Details
Award

Certificate

NFQ Level

6 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Classroom - Evening

Mode

Part-Time

ECTS Credits

60

Skills Area

Advanced Manufacturing

General Information
Contact

Olivia Harvey

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Phone

0599175280

Address

Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Role

Springboard Administrator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

30/09/2017

Start Date

11/09/2017

About this Course

This Certificate in Purchasing Strategy, Quality Management and Lean Six Sigma is designed to provide participants with specific knowledge of procurement and quality across many sectors. It will give participants the tools they need to understand the fundamentals of the purchasing role - it is about getting the right product, in the right quantity, at the right quality, in the right place at the right time, for the right customer at the right cost whilst continually focusing on quality and eradicating waste from your processes. It is designed to appeal to those who are looking to re-skill or up-skill within this Sector. The applied nature of this programme is reflected in the combination of procurement and quality which focuses on developing the student's knowledge of purchasing strategy, quality management and Lean Six Sigma process. All participants will improve their knowledge, IT skills and commercial awareness.

Objectives

This Certificate in Purchasing Strategy, Quality Management and Lean Six Sigma is designed to provide participants with specific knowledge of procurement and quality across many sectors. It will give participants the tools they need to understand the
fundamentals of the purchasing role.

Entry Requirements

Institute of Technology Carlow requirements for level 6 programmes. If a candidate is under the age of 23, they will need a full QQI level 5 award of 5 passes in the Leaving Certificate. Candidates over the age of 23 will be regarded as mature students. Where applicable students may seek to apply through the Institute RPL route for admission.

Long Description

This Certificate in Purchasing Strategy, Quality Management and Lean Six Sigma is designed to provide participants with specific knowledge of procurement and quality across many sectors. It will give participants the tools they need to understand the fundamentals of the purchasing role - it is about getting the right product, in the right quantity, at the right quality, in the right place at the right time, for the right customer at the right cost whilst continually focusing on quality and eradicating waste from your processes. It is designed to appeal to those who are looking to re-skill or up-skill within this Sector. The applied nature of this programme is reflected in the combination of procurement and quality which focuses on developing the student's knowledge of purchasing strategy, quality management and Lean Six Sigma process. All participants will improve their knowledge, IT skills and commercial awareness.

Why Choose This Course

This Certificate in Purchasing Strategy, Quality Management and Lean Six Sigma is designed to provide participants with specific knowledge of procurement and quality across many sectors. It will give participants the tools they need to understand the
fundamentals of the purchasing role.

Timetable Info

2 nights per week 7.00-10.00pm with some Saturdays throughout the year

Delivery Location

Wicklow County Campus
Clermont House
Rathnew
Co Wicklow

Delivery Notes

In class.

Admissions Contact Details
Instructor

Olivia Harvey

Address

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Institute of Technology Carlow
Kilkenny Road
Carlow

Phone

0599175280

Email

springboard@itcarlow.ie

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie