This training focuses on the areas of prioritizing and sequencing of work, executing work plans and implementing controls. Topics include techniques for scheduling and controlling production processes, quality initiatives and continuous improvement, inventory control, authorizing and reporting activities for push / pull systems, and evaluating performance.
You can start at any module until all five are completed to receive your CPIM certification. One module is done a semester.
- Module 1: Basic Concepts of Supply Chain Management
- Module 2: Master Planning of Resources
- Module 3: Detailed Scheduling and Planning
- Module 4: Execution and Control of Operations
- Module 5: Strategic Management of Resources
An APICS training schedule can be customized to meet your organization's needs. Contact us at 417-447-8901 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
|Course Information||Cr Hrs|
|APICS Module 1: Basic Concepts of Supply Chain Management
This module covers basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in supply chain. In basics you get a complete overview of material flow, from internal and external suppliers, to and from your organization.
|APICS Module 2: Master Planning of Resources
Explore the processes used to develop sales and operations plans and identify and assess internal and external demand and forecasting requirements. The course focuses on the importance of producing achievable master schedules that are consistent with business policies, objectives, and resource constraints.
|APICS Module 3: Detailed Schedule & Planning
Focus on the various techniques for material and capacity scheduling. Study detailed descriptions of material requirements planning (MRP), capacity requirements planning (CRP), inventory management practices, and procurement and supplier planning.
|APICS Module 4: Execution & Control of Operations
Focus is on the areas of prioritizing and sequencing work, executing work plans and implementing controls, reporting activity results, and providing feedback on performance. The module explains techniques for scheduling and controlling production processes, the execution of quality initiatives and continuous improvement plans, and the control and handling of inventories.
|APICS Module 5: Strategic Management of Resources
This module 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 processes to support the strategic plan, an implementing change.