Graduate Certificate in Competitive Systems and Practices - MSS80316


This qualification reflects the role of individuals exercising leadership or change management functions in an organisation using lean principles and other competitive systems and practices.This qualification provides specialised skills and knowledge in competitive systems and practices with an emphasis on value chain liaison and development of a supporting culture within an organisation. It builds on previously acquired skills and knowledge and applies to team leaders, managers and technical experts responsible for implementing competitive systems and practices in an organisation or who are working in part of a value chain linked to an organisation implementing competitive systems and practices.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements:

Entrants to the MSS80316 Graduate Certificate in Competitive Systems and Practices are required to have one or more of the following:a Certificate IV qualification or higher in competitive systems and practices, management, technical or related disciplinework experience at a team leader or technical specialist role or higher in an organisation.

Subjects you can Study:

Design an experiment; Lead a process to determine and solve root cause for a complex problem; Review operations practice tools and techniques; Audit the use of competitive tools; Identify and respond to external sustainability factors for an organisation; Capture learning from daily activities in an organisation; Undertake a qualitative review of a process change; Facilitate improvements in the external value stream; Analyse data for relevance to organisational learning; Analyse cost implications of maintenance strategy; Develop models of future state operations practice; Develop a Balanced Scorecard; Manage benchmarking studies; Analyse process changes; Review continuous improvement processes; Develop problem solving capability of an organisation; Design a process layout; Determine process loss through mass or energy balancing; Lead sustainable strategy deployment; Develop the value stream; Improve visual management in the workplace; Respond to a major non-conformance; Undertake value analysis of product or process costs in terms of customer requirements; Prepare for and implement change; Develop quick changeover procedures; Adapt a proactive maintenance strategy for a seasonal or cyclical business; Introduce competitive systems and practices to a small or medium enterprise; Apply the theory of constraints; Facilitate improvements in the internal value stream; Analyse and determine organisational risk areas in sustainability; Develop the competitive systems and practices approach; Develop a levelled pull system for operations and processes; Optimise cost of a product or service; Apply environmental legislation, codes and standards; Build relationships between teams in an operations environment; Develop and refine systems for improvement in operations; Develop sustainable energy practices; Develop a proactive maintenance strategy; Determine and improve process capability; Manage application of six sigma for process control and improvement; Develop knowledge systems and learning processes for an organisation; Adapt a proactive maintenance strategy to the process operations sector; Manage a value stream; Analyse and map a value stream; Develop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainability; Manage 5S system in an organisation; Optimise office systems to deliver to customer demand

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Glen Waverley No info
Established in 2011, Vative is a Registered Training Organisation. We also provide consultancy to organisations implementing Lean Six Sigma processes and provides training in manufacturing, warehousing, agriculture and customer contact.
Established in 2011, Vative is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 70227) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. Vative offers 12 courses across 6 study fields. Vative courses are offered in 1 location. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about Vative you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the Vative website directly at

Is the information on this page correct? Request update

Request Information
Enquire about this course

Related courses