Overview

Who should participate

Anyone wanting to improve their organisation's business processes. There are no prerequisites, but a basic understanding of process modelling would be helpful.

Delivery

Where:

QUT Gardens Point
2 George Street
Brisbane
Qld 4001

When:

This course runs over three days: Wednesday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

  • Wednesday 29 November - Friday 1 December 2017

Cost

Registration typeCost
Standard registration $2,310 (GST included)
QUT staff and students (25% discount) $1,732.50 (GST included)
QUT alumni (15% discount) $1,963.50 (GST included)
Group registration (5 or more) 5% discount per person (on top of any other discounts you're eligible for)

Fees include:

  • course materials
  • catering.

Contact

For more information about course content or assessment, contact Moe Wynn.

For all registration or payments queries, contact Continuing Professional Education.


As one of our training courses on business process management (BPM), this two-day course focuses on business process analysis and redesign. It is the perfect complement to our course on Business process modelling with BPMN.

It provides a set of tools and a structured methodology for managing a process across the BPM lifecycle and covers a range of topics, from the identification and design of a process to its ongoing improvement, execution, and control.

Schedule

Day 1

  • Introduction to BPM
  • The BPM lifecycle
  • Introduction to process analysis
  • Qualitative analysis techniques (value-added analysis, waste analysis, root-case analysis)
  • Issue consolidation

Day 2

  • Quantitative analysis techniques (flow analysis, queues, simulation)
  • Pitfalls of process analysis
  • Introduction to process redesign
  • Transactional process redesign (heuristics-based redesign)

Day 3

  • Transformational process redesign (re-engineering, process model canvas)
  • Process improvement portfolio
  • Pitfalls of process improvement
  • Final case study

Outcomes

At the end of the course you will be able to:

  • identify the business processes within your organization and organize them in process architectures based on various criteria
  • use a wide range of techniques to analyse the quality of your business processes and effectively improve them.

All completing participants receive a certificate of successful completion.

Registration info

Registration closes two weeks before each course start date, unless sold out.

Payment

When you register for the course, you will create an account with us. You will be able to access your account, including your invoice, using your email address and password.

You'll need to pay your fees online by credit or debit card.

FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP are not available for Continuing Professional Education courses.

QUT staff, student and alumni discounts

To receive the 25% discount for QUT staff or students, or the 15% discount for QUT Alumni, email Continuing Professional Education before you register to request a VIP discount code. QUT staff and students must use their QUT email account.

Cancellation

To cancel your registration, you must apply in writing to the course manager at Continuing Professional Education.

If you cancel at least 10 business days before the course commences, you will receive a partial refund of the full fee minus a non-refundable $100 administration fee.

No registration refunds will be made after this time.

We reserve the right to cancel the course under certain circumstances, such as low registration numbers. If this happens, we will advise you as soon as possible, and give you a full refund. We are not responsible for any expenses you may have incurred if the course is cancelled.