Upcoming Classes & Events
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with ISM Chicago. Welcome to ISM Chicago members - and for those interested in
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December 3, Webinar -
WEBINAR - Inventory Optimization Chris Russell, Vice President at Logility will
discuss techniques for managing inventory optimization efforts - If any part of
your responsibilities include inventory - take the time during your lunch hour to
join us for Inventory Optimization
This web meeting will be held 12:10 - 12:55P Online.
December 6, CPIM Class - Strategic Management of Resources
CPIM CLASS - Strategic Management of Resources -
explores the relationship of existing and emerging processes and
technologies to manufacturing strategy and supply chain-related functions.
The course addresses three main topics: aligning resources with the strategic plan,
configuring and integrating operating process to support the strategic plan,
and implementing change. Classes will start at 8:30AM and will be held on 4
Friday's at at APICS HQ Chicago. Click Here for
more information, directions to APICS HQ Chicago, or to register
December 12, Holiday Event
All Professional Welcome - Network & Have Fun
Network with other professionals while enjoying some
holiday cheer - and pizza. $12.50 covers food ($2.50
goes to the Greater Chicago Food Depository), cash bar
This event will be at Gino's on Higgins - 8725 W. Higgins in O'Hare Office Plaza -
across from the Marriott O'Hare, near the Cumberland Blue Line stop.
Here for more information, directions to Gino's on Higgins,
or to register for this event
Check the Calendar of Events
for Event Information
and for Class and Event Dates and
Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)
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-Highlands; and APICS-Rock
Valley. To receive the member rate, Members of ISM Chicago,
APICS-Fox River, APICS-Highlands, and APICS-Rock Valley
interested in registering need to contact the
Computer Based Testing (CBT) for the Certified Supply Chain Professional's (CSCP) exam is now being offered through
Pearson VUE under the auspices of APICS the Association for Operations Management.
While the CSCP Computer Based Testing (CBT) is
administered by Pearson VUE, APICS the Association for
Operations Management 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.
Click Here to view the APICS CSCP Eligibility Application Guidelines and/or to download a APICS CSCP
Eligibility Application Form.
The CSCP Course schedule has been planned to support
the Computer Based Testing (CBT)
Exam Window of:
- March 22, 2014 - May 10, 2014
You can Click Here
go go to Pearson VUE's website to schedule a date within the exam window for the
CSCP Computer Based Test (CBT).
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)
• Start or Continue toward a
to view Course offerings.
• Maintain your CPIM Certification
to download CPIM Maintenance Bulletin with Journal and Application
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