Upcoming Classes & Events
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August 19, CPIM Class - Basics of Supply Chain
CPIM CLASS - Basics of Supply Chain Management -
This course provides basic
definitions and concepts for planning and controlling
the flow of materials into, through, and out of an
organization emphasizing the relationships among
activities and functions that occur in the supply chain
as goods, services, and information move from
vendors/suppliers to the customers/consumers.
Classes will start at 8:00AM and will be held on 4-Fridays at APICS HQ, Chicago.
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more information, directions to APICS HQ, or to register
August 24, CPIM Class - Detailed Scheduling and Planning
CPIM CLASS - Detailed Scheduling and Planning - focuses on material and capacity
scheduling and planning explaining capacity requirements planning in detail and introducing other
capacity-planning techniques, including process-dominated scheduling.
Classes will be held on three 9-Wednesday Evenings starting at 6:00PM at APICS HQ Chicago.
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more information, directions to APICS HQ Chicago, or to register for classes.
August 27, 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 be held on six Saturdays at APICS HQ Chicago.
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more information, directions to APICS HQ, Chicago, or to register
August 30, PDM Introducing APICS New CLTD Certification Program
Eric Schaudt CFPIM, CSCP, SCOR-P, VP of Education, APICS-Chicago
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT MEETING - A "Hands-on" Introduction to the Certification in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD),
will enable to see the new CLTD Learning System and to find out about the associated course offerings, as well as,
the Certification requirements. The Certified Supply Chain Professional Learning System will also be available,
as will information on the Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) Program. This event
will be held
at the Ram Restaurant, on Higgins Rd. in Rosemont.
Here for more information, directions to the Ram Restaurant,
or to register for this event.
September 20, PDM Using Simulation as a Supply Chain Management Tool
Laurence Simon CPIM, CSCP, SSGB
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT MEETING - Using Simulation as a Supply Chain Management Tool - The Fresh Connection,
will demonstrate why and how
simulation can be an effective tool for Supply
Chain/Operations Managers. This is a chance to
participate in a Fresh Connection simulation that will
be led by an experienced Supply Chain/Operations Senior Manager and simulation facilitator. This event will be held
at the Fountain Blue on Mannheim Rd. in Des Plaines. Click
Here for more information, directions to the Fountain Blue,
or to register for this event.
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for Event Information
and for Class and Event Dates and
Please Note: The 2016 APICS International Conference & Expo will be held
September 25 - 27, in Washington DC where you’ll gain relevant knowledge, foster
relationships, and explore trends.
Click Here for more information -- Business happens at an ever more demanding pace.
Plan your Conference attendance now. Do not let 2016 go by
without attending Conference - Take advantage of the ultra value Early Bird rate that
is now available.
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 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 go to the APICS website CSCP page, which has
information on Eligibility and a link to the Eligibility Application.
The CSCP Course schedule has been planned to support
the Computer Based Testing (CBT)
Exam Window of:
- September 3, 2016 - October 15, 2016
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
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