Operations Management - Manitoba Customer Contact Association

Operations Management

MCCA Required Course

Course Hours:

36 hours

This is a 10 week course, classes held one evening a week. 


October 8 to December 10, 2019

Tuesdays 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Course Description:

This course explores fundamental theories and practices related to the operation of a contact centre.  Students learn how to use key concepts such as forecasting, scheduling, service management, marketing and technology to boost the organizational performance. Particular emphasis is placed on examining operational design and evaluating the effectiveness of a centre from predictive, operational and strategic views.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • Identify key components of operations that contribute to service delivery pertaining to various industries; 
  • Explain the forecasting and scheduling process and how they contribute to achieving a set service level;
  • Perform root cause analysis to identify problems and issues with service delivery; 
  • List the common causes for poor service delivery and dissatisfied customers; 
  • Describe the metrics and Key Performance Indicators to ensure service delivery according to organizational goals.

Manitoba Customer Contact Association:

Carmen Ferris
Manager Education & Development
Manitoba Customer Contact Association
1000 Waverley Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3T 0P3
Ph: 204-975-6467
Email: [email protected]

University of Manitoba:

Student Information Services (SIS)
Extended Education
185 Extended Education Complex
University of Manitoba,
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada
Phone: 204-474-8800
Toll Free: 1-888-216-7011
Fax: 204-474-7661
Email: [email protected]

Customer Relationship Management
Leadership Skills for Customer Service Managers 
Skills for Managing Customer Service Performance 


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