Provides base-level aircraft and munitions maintenance managers and logisticians with a survey of concepts and techniques from production operations management and related disciplines, with emphasis on identifying and defining issues, quantitative analysis of alternative courses of action, and effective communication of proposals and related costs and benefits up the chain of command. The course stresses practical application to actual challenges confronting base-level maintenance and logistics managers. Although several mathematical techniques are introduced, the course is specifically designed for managers who may not have any previous math background. Topics include group decision-making dynamics, continuous process improvement methods, capacity requirements planning, general scheduling theory, project management, systems management, basic statistics, and basic reliability and maintainability calculations.
Grade Restrictions: None
Special Requirements: All personnel in maintenance and logistics related career fields are eligible. Officers O1 through O4, enlisted members E6 through E9, and civilian members in grades GS9 through GS13, and wage grade equivalents are eligible.
|Live Internet||22A||05 Oct 2021||28 Oct 2021|
|Live Internet||22B||04 Jan 2022||27 Jan 2022|
|Little Rock AFB, AR||22C-O||01 Feb 2022||09 Feb 2022|
|RAF Lakenheath, UK||22D-O||09 Mar 2022||17 Mar 2022|
Delivery Method: Instructor Led, Live Internet Course
Course Length: 7 days in-residence or 4 weeks for live internet with meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays approximately 2 hours per meetingEvent Type: Training (Functional, Technical)
Primary Audience: Maintenance and logistics managers and supervisors. Not rank/grade specific. Also open to non-US personnel MASL # D178119, D178135, D278119.
CL Points: 60