The Skills Framework Operations MaNagement Innovation (OMNI) Programme is a joint initiative by the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech), a research institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Workforce SIngapore (WSG) and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG).
The objective is to train key personnel - engineers, managers and senior staff of companies to be technology innovators to achieve manufacturing excellence. This is accomplished by promoting the use of operations management techniques and technologies that support a company’s strategy. This will ensure that operations improvement are both effective (align to company’s strategy) and efficient (achieve productivity gains).
The training programme consists of two components: Classroom training and
Mentorship. The classroom training focuses on transferring knowledge in operations management and use of the OMNI methodology. The mentorship reinforces the classroom learning by applying the said methodology in the trainee’s company. Mentored by SIMTech's trainers, the trainee will identify operations improvement areas, develop suitable initiatives and implement action plans that are based on productivity improvements.
The OMNI-LITE programme is a joint initiative by the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech), and the SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Agency. The objective is to train key personnel from manufacturing and service sectors, to be productivity champions who can help their companies achieve operational excellence. The programme is based on the highly successful OMNI programme, which has helped many companies to achieve productivity improvements ranging from 20% to 200%.
The programme consists of 10 half-day sessions (6 classroom sessions and 4 on-site mentoring sessions) spread over 1 month to 1.5 months. The classroom sessions combine knowledge sharing of key theories, concepts, frameworks, methodologies, tools and techniques; with interactive in-class discussions and hands-on exercises to reinforce the learning. The on-site mentoring sessions involve experienced SIMTech consultants going on-site to the companies for four half-day, 1-on-1 consultation sessions to assist and guide them on the use of the OmniMethodology™ and the implementation of productivity improvement initiatives through a project work.
6 half-day within 3 weeks
1 to 1.5 months
Course Fees (after skillsFuture funding)
This programme is relevant to:
Supply chain/procurement/ logistics managers and senior staff
Inventory/warehouse management managers and senior staff
Manufacturing/production/engineering managers and senior staff
Industrial engineering managers and senior staff
Operations management manager and senior staff
Retail/Service manager and senior staff
Mr Ma Bin
Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech)
Tel: 6319 4431/9645 2037
OMNI Testimonials: https://www.a-star.edu.sg/kto/Corporate-Testimonials