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August 29th
Tue, 6:00p
The Relevant, Resourceful, Resilient SC Pro
Katherine Olsen CPIM
The Lucky Monk

September 14th
Thu, 6:00p
CLTD Class
Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distrib
APICS-HQ Chicago

September 30th
Sat, 8:00a
CSCP Class
Certified Supply Chain Professional
APICS-HQ Chicago


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August 22nd, CSCP Class - Certified Supply Chain Professional
CSCP CLASS - Certified Supply Chain Professional - The CSCP program takes a broad view of the field, extending beyond internal operations to encompass all the steps throughout the supply chain; ¯from the supplier, through the company, to the end consumer - providing the knowledge to effectively manage the integration of these activities to maximize a company's value chain. Classes will start at 6:00PM and will be held on 13 Tuesday Evenings at APICS HQ Chicago. Click Here for more information, directions to APICS HQ, Chicago, or to register for classes.

August 29, PDM The Relevant, Resourceful, Resilient Supply Chain Professional
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT MEETING - The Relevant, Resourceful, Resilient Supply Chain Professional A 21st Century Approach for 21st Century SC Professionals - In the challenging, exciting and rewarding work environment that is the 21st Century Supply Chain, everyone needs tools and techniques beyond individual supply chain competencies in order to drive the requisite continuous improvement initiatives. On Tuesday, August 29th Katherine W Olsen, CPIM, CSCP, Director of Supply Chain for Castle Metals, will discuss the tools and techniques necessary to be a more effective contributor, collaborator and innovator in the Supply Chain of the 21st Century
For PDM EVENT information, times, directions to The Lucky Monk in South Barrington, or to register Click Here

September 14th, CLTD Class - Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution
NEW CLTD CLASS - Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution - The CLTD program provides information needed to meet today's challenges. Setting the standard for logistics best practices, CLTD focuses on eight modules covering the following critical areas in logistics, transportation and distribution: Logistics and Supply Chain Overview; Capacity Planning and Demand Management; Order Management; Inventory and Warehouse Management; Transportation Management; Global Logistics Considerations; Logistics Network Design; Reverse Logistics and Sustainability. Classes will start at 6:00PM and will be held on thirteen Thursday Evenings at APICS HQ, Chicago. Click Here for more information, directions to APICS HQ, Chicago, or to register for classes.

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APICS2017 - October will happen sooner than you think. Now is the time to put the 2017 Conference into the budget. The 2017 APICS International Conference & Expo will be held October 15 - 17, in San Antonio, TX . Have you wondered if Conference will provide value? Ask anyone who has been to Conference. Click Here for more information -- Business happens at an ever more demanding pace. Plan your Conference attendance NOW. Do not let 2017 go by without attending Conference.

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

As a Supply Chain Professional, what is your vision for your future? Does your future include being a problem solver, receiving recognition, advancing in your profession? If you are looking for a way to make your vision reality, a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) designation after your name can be an important place to start! Further, APICS-Chicago's exclusive one-price all-inclusive pricing is designed to make pursuing your CSCP goal easier than ever - by making it easier to budget for, to pay for, and where applicable, easier to get reimbursed for pursuing this coveted and widely recognized CSCP Designation

APICS-Chicago offers Chapter Member pricing on Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program classes to the Members of ISM Chicago and to the Members of the Greater APICS-Chicagoland Chapters: APICS-Fox River; APICS Racine/Kenosha; and APICS-Rock Valley. To receive the member rate, Members of ISM Chicago, APICS-Fox River, APICS Racine/Kenosha, and APICS-Rock Valley interested in registering need to contact the Chapter Administrator.

Computer Based Testing (CBT) for the Certified Supply Chain Professional's (CSCP) exam is offered through Pearson VUE under the auspices of APICS.

While the CSCP Computer Based Testing (CBT) is administered by Pearson VUE, APICS has an eligibility requirement that must be satisfied in order to take the CSCP CBT exam. The process for becoming certified is as follows - To become a Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP): (1) you must complete an Eligibility Application and have the application approved; (2) Register* for the CSCP Exam; and (3) take and pass the CSCP Exam. To save yourself time and expense, please do NOT register for the exam until you are notified that you are eligible. This means that you should fill-out and submit your eligibility application as soon as possible.

*To Register - After your Eligibility Application has been submitted and your eligibility is confirmed, to take the test, you must first complete the registration and payment process on the APICS website -

You can Click Here to go to the APICS website CSCP  page, which has a links to all of the CSCP information including a link to information on Eligibility, which will have a link to the Eligibility Application. The CSCP page also offers links to information on: Preparing for the CSCP Exam; the CSCP Exam Process; and for Scheduling Your CSCP Exam.

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CPIM Review Classes

Classes are offered throughout the year for
• Basics of Supply Chain Management
• Master Planning of Resources
• Detailed Scheduling and Planning
• Execution and Control of Operations
• Strategic Management of Resources
• and more

Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) Considerations:
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