- Analyse current industry procedures to determine possible areas for improvement or innovation.
- Plan research on the development of innovative approaches for improving a commercial work procedure.
- Conduct detailed research into the viability of alternative innovative approaches to a commercial work procedure.
- Conduct detailed research into the viability of alternative, innovative approaches to a commercial work procedures.
- Develop an improved approach to a workplace procedure based on results of research.
Detailed Course Outline
There are 5 Lessons in this course:
Determining Research Priorities
- Beginning your research
- How to brainstorm
- Basic steps for brainstorming
Planning Research Improvement
- Mind maps
- How to mind map
- Concept mapping
- Flow diagrams
- Analytical procedures
Testing the Viability of Alternative Approaches
- Research design
- Major types of research design
- Action research
- Fishbone diagrams
- Lateral thinking
- Lateral thinking techniques
- Pareto analysis
- When and where to use pareto analysis
- Root cause analysis
- Finding the root cause
- Null and alternate hypothesis
Conducting Detailed Research into Commercial Work Procedures
- Log books
- Collecting and logging data
- Checking data for accuracy
- Developing a base structure
- Data transformations
- Analysing your data
- What shape is data in
- Analyzing documents
- Analyzing interviews
- Analyzing observations
- Analyzing questionnaires
- The results
- Writing up your report
- Report structure
Developing an Improved Approach to a Workplace Procedure
When you have completed the lessons of your Certificate course, you will be given the option of taking the optional exam. It's okay if you don't want the exam, we still issue your Careerline Certificate. For Advanced Certificates however, the exam is compulsory (per module) and are included in the course fee.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Can I pay in installments?
Yes! We offer great payment plans, however full payment up front is the cheapest. You can choose the best payment plan for you from the course page, or call us on 07 55368782 to talk to one of our course consultants for a custom plan.
Can I study from anywhere in the world?
We have many international students. Careerline's range of courses are suitable for any one, anywhere in the world.
Do I get a discount if I enroll in a second course?
Yes. You may claim a 5% fee discount when you enroll in a second course, and a further 10% off a three-course package.
Do I have to sit an Exam?
No. If you are enrolled in a Certificate course (100hrs), the exam is optional. You will be issued with a certificate which proves that you are competent in all units, if you choose not to sit the exam.
Do you have set start dates?
There are no set start dates, you may start at any time. Our courses are all self-paced. As our home page says, ‘Courses for Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime’. ‘Anytime’ includes the start time of your choice. However, we do encourage our students to submit assignments on a regular basis. Wherever possible, we suggest developing a study routine.