Get on the fast track to a great career in advanced manufacturing
Sheridan's Manufacturing Management Program is ideal for you if you're interested in innovation, lean manufacturing, energy management, sustainability, ERP, SAP and a variety of challenges faced by manufacturing and service organizations.
After completing the program you'll be on the fast track to leadership careers in a variety of industries, including aerospace, alternative energies, power generation, food and beverage, medical instruments, tooling, automotive, plastics and pharmaceutical. Designed for students with degrees or diplomas in related programs, the program condenses a range of advanced production management skills into one year of intensive study. You'll gain a competitive edge in the job market and open up a pathway to professional advancement in manufacturing management.
Unique Learning Experience
You'll make use of facilities in the Centre for Sustainable Manufacturing and Design Technologies, one of the most sophisticated manufacturing management college facilities in North America. Fully equipped, the Centre features a suite of laboratories in which Sheridan instructors create realistic simulations that reflect actual shop-floor conditions and manufacturing management situations.
Working in a safe, controlled environment, you'll develop expertise in every aspect of manufacturing management, including:
- Production management
- Operations management
- Resource planning
- Manufacturing processes and equipment
- Advanced programmable controls
- Plant layout
- Production planning and control
- Quality assurance
- Environmental compliance
In the second semester you'll solve a real industry problem, and have the responsibility to diagnose the problem, gather information, anlyze it and recommend solutions to the managers and personnel of the organization. You also will have the option of completing an optional paid work placement at the end of your academic work. The combination of classroom work and on-the-job training will allow you to explore different careers, gain work experience and apply classroom learning to real industry situations.
Flexibility for Working Professionals
Because many Manufacturing Management students are already working professionals, classes may be scheduled to finish early afternoon. The program uses a variety of teaching methods, including case studies, group work and labs.
Sheridan offers an optional paid work placement for students carrying a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher and a minimum C in first semester courses. Enrolment is limited; see Cooperative Education
Great Opportunity for Newcomers
If you're an engineer who lives in Canada, or you're about to immigrate to Canada, Manufacturing Management is a great program to help you land a meaningful job in just eight months.
Manufacturing Management courses are held at the Davis Campus in Brampton, Ontario.