2019-2020 Program

To register for any of the Professional Development or Education Below, Send Email to President@APICS-Hawaii.org to receive registration link.  We take credit cards!
Professional Development Free Webinars (PDM's)  
1st Wednesday of every month, unless noted. 
Open BOD meetings last Tuesday of every month.
See Calendar of Events for more details
If there are any topics you would like to have added or are interested in
please Contact Us!  We are here to serve our members!

  • PDM - August,  2019  Welcome new 2019-2020 BOD Transition meeting 11-1 HST conf call
    • Weekly meetings throughout August for new year planning.
  • PDM September 4, 2019:   5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST What's New with APICS in Hawaii?  How APICS Hawaii can help you in your career.  Employers need employees with Supply Chain Knowledge, Students, Military, STEM. Supply Chain Professionals will all benefit by this talk.   Carissa Brown, CPIM, President of the Chapter presents.  
  • PDM October 9, 2019 - 5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST HST Free Networking Roundtable with Members:  Discuss current supply chain issues in Hawaii.  Group to submit topics ahead of time, then members will vote on topics to talk about on September 4.  Innovation! 
  • PDM November 6, 2019 FREE online webinar 5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST Topic "ERP Do's and Don'ts" Presented by Carissa Brown, CPIM
  • PDM December 4, 2019  5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST Intro to Lean:  Learning to See VSM (Value Stream Mapping) Topic "Lean, Learning to See Waste, Value Stream Mapping" Presented by Carissa Brown, CPIM.  Register.
  • PDM December 11, 2019 Holiday Networking, Honolulu, location TBA 5:30-8:30 PM HST.  Students free!
  • PDM  January 8 , 2020 Top Management Night  -    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm     Register.
  • PDM  February 5, 2020   FREE  Webinar (5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST )  TBD .  Register.
  • PDM  March 4, 2020 FREE  Webinar (5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST )   Register.
  • PDM April 1, 2020  FREE Webinar  (5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST ) pm HST   12:30 pm)
  • PDM May 6, 2020 -  FREE  Webinar (5:30pm - 8:30 pm HST )
  • PDM June 3, 2020  (5:30 pm - 8:30 pm) , Honolulu Location TBD.  Students free!  Cash bar and pupus.   Networking

General Body of Knowledge Education

  • Education Mondays in October 2019 (11:30-12:30 HST) ONLINE Lunch N Learn Series 1:  What I Need to know in October about Inventory Management Principles, and what triggers buy signals.  $59 per session; $149 series 1.  Register. Carissa Brown CPIM presents:
    • Week 1 Functions of Inventory
    • Week 2 Objectives of Inventory Management
    • Week 3  Inventory Costs
    • Week 4 ABC Inventory Control
  • Education Mondays in November 2019  ( 2:30-3:30 HST ) ONLINE Lunch N Learn Series 2:  What I Need to know in November about Inventory Record Accuracy.  $59 per session; $149 series 2.  Register.   Carissa Brown CPIM presents:
    • Week 1 Audit Systems
    • Week 2 Cycle Counting
    • Week 3 Periodic Physical Counting
    • Week 4 Inventory Record Accuracy: Tips, Tricks, Traps
  • Education Mondays in December 2019  (2:30-3:30 HST)  ONLINE Lunch N Learn Series 3What I Need to know in December about Inventory Replenishment/Re-ordering Systems.  $59 per session; $149 series 3.  Register. Carissa Brown CPIM presents
    • Week 1 Supply and Demand Patterns
    • Week 2 Lot Size Decision Rules
    • Week 3  EOQ
    • Week 4  Order Point Systems
  • Education Mondays in January 2020-   (2:30-3:30 HST) ONLINE Lunch N Learn Series 4:  What I Need to know in January about Inventory Material Requirements Planning (food manufacturing, healthcare, hotels).  $59 per session; $149 series 4.  Register. Carissa Brown CPIM presents
    • Week 1 MRP Fundamentals
    • Week 2 Bills of materials
    • Week 3 MRP process
    • Week 4 Using the material Plan
  • Education Mondays in February 2020  -   (2:30-3:30 HST) ONLINE Lunch N Learn Series 4:  What I Need to know in February about Purchasing $59 per session; $149 series 4.  Register. Carissa Brown CPIM presents
    • Week 1 Purchasing Process
    • Week 2 Supplier
    • Week 3 Value Enhancing
    • Week 4 Purchasing Management

CPIM (Part 1 and Part 2), CSCP, CLTD

Get a jump start on your APICS certifications --  IDP  Master Instructor Jerry Kilty, and Associate instructor Carissa Brown CPIM


Set yourself apart from your colleagues with APICS certification.


We are proud to announce the opportunity to study for the APICS CPIM-I (Certified in Production and Inventory Management Part I), CPIM-II (Certified in Production and Inventory Management Part II), CSCP (Certified Supply Chain Professional) and CLTD (Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution) certifications with VP Education,  Jerry Kilty, and President Carissa Brown. 


These will be online classes utilizing the APICS Learning System for each of the certifications. 


Course Start Dates
Price for APICS Member Student
Price for Non-APICS Member Student

CPIM-I, CPIM Part 2, CLTD, CSCP Available to be scheduled beginning in October 2019, and on demand.   Dates to be published

CPIM Part 1 price- tbd

CPIM Part 2 price - tbd

CSCP Price - TBD

CLTD price - TBD

*Prices do not include cost of the exams.  Exams at Various testing centers in Hawaii. 

These courses will used the APICS Learning System, along with supplemental materials from the instructor.

They are taught via a flipped classroom style, which is an instructional strategy and a type of blended learning online, that reverses the traditional learning environment by delivering instructional content, often online, outside of the classroom.

It moves activities, including those that may have traditionally been considered homework, into the classroom.

These courses are: 

*Taught by an experienced IDP Master Instructor and Associate Instructor
*Taught by an experienced Online Instructor
*Use a significant amount of supplemental material
*Use audience participation software




To register for any of the Classes , Send Email to President@APICS-Hawaii.org to receive registration link.   Special arrangements can also be made to have instructor led classes online at a time more convenient.