APICS Education: Achieve Your Professional Goals

APICS courses for every supply chain and operations professional

Whether you need to streamline your supply chain or master the basics of materials and operations management—APICS provides comprehensive education and exam preparation materials to help you
  • increase your functional and strategic knowledge.
  • enhance your professional performance to advance your career.
  • make positive contributions to your company and impact your company's bottom line.
  • prepare for the APICS CPIM and CSCP exams.
  • increase the functional knowledge of you and your team.

Decide what APICS course is right for you.

Choose from a variety of APICS courses offered in your community or online. In addition to APICS certification review courses, APICS courses cover critical supply chain and operations management functions, including

Foundational courses for individuals new to supply chain and operations management or not directly involved in their organizations' supply chain operations.
  • APICS Customer-Focused Supply Chain Management
  • APICS Principles of Operations Management
  • APICS Introduction to Enterprise Resources Planning
APICS certification review courses for individuals interested in earning the APICS CPIM or CSCP designations.  
  • APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management
  • APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional
In-demand courses and workshops on topics including lean enterprise, global sourcing, and more.
  • APICS Lean Enterprise Workshop Series
  • APICS Global Sourcing Workshop Series
  • APICS Inventory Control Workshop Series
  • Theory of Constraints: Concepts and Principles Workshop Series
Courses for educators to help APICS instructors provide high-quality education.
  • APICS Train the Trainer
  • APICS Learning Dynamics for Instructors
NEW Certification CLTD 2016:  Certified Logistics, Transportation, Distribution.  Classes available in Jan 2017.  Contact

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CPIM online classes are scheduled now in Hawaii!  Check the Calendar of Events for the dates!

APICS channel partners provide courses around the globe to help operations and supply chain professionals enhance their skills and experience and increase their functional and strategic knowledge.

Benefits of Certification

APICS certification programs open the door to job opportunities and career advancement. According to a recent APICS Salary Survey, respondents with CPIM or Certified Integrated Resource Management (CIRM) credentials earned 15 percent to 23 percent more than non-certified professionals. In addition, more Internet-savvy manufacturing companies are demanding APICS certification on applicant resumes. On, more than 61 percent of manufacturing jobs request APICS certification!

CPIM examinations have received recommendations for credit by both the American Council on Education (ACE) and the New York State Board of Regents. These credit recommendations are intended to guide participating institutions in granting college credit to students who pass CPIM exams.

APICS Certification

About APICS Certifications

APICS offers two internationally recognized certification programs, Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP),  APICS certifications are recognized worldwide as standards of professional excellence and quality within the manufacturing and service industries.  CPIM is designed for the beginner to intermediate professional with a focus on tactical operations, and CSCP is for the seasoned professional with a focus on strategic operations.

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