This course introduces those working in production and management roles within manufacturing companies to the ways in which automation can improve productivity, competitive advantage and quality of product/service.

  • A Brave New World
  • The 4th industrial revolution (4IR) – hype or reality?
  • Overview and Insights into 4IR
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Industrial Robots
  • Automation of Production Lines
  • How to implement Intelligent Automation
  • 5 top reasons to Automate
  • Guide to Selecting Automatable Tasks
  • 4IR - from theory to application
  • Talent and the workforce: evolution vs. revolution - The future of work
  • All change for 4IR
  • Automate or Stagnate
  • One Day
  • 0900 to 1630
  • At either Rosyth or Glenrothes Campuses