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Last Chance in 2017 to attend CPIM legacy courses ECO @ ADI on Oct 03 and MPR at PDC on Oct 18.  


Attend the first time offering by the APICS San Fernando Valley Chapter of the newly released 2018 APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain Management - Part 1 at Wesco Aircraft, Valencia starting Oct 03.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM) covers basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain.  In Basics you get a complete overview of material flow, from internal and external suppliers, to and from your organization.  .

Participants will have access to the new CPIM Learning System. Featuring innovative instructional design, the learning system contains online content, and offers extensive educational resources such as exam preparation strategies and practice exams in a digital format that can be easily accessed and read on any device. All of these tools are designed to make it easier for candidates to master the concepts necessary to obtain certification. 

Open to the public.  Register by emailing or visiting here.


Raising the Bar on Supply Chain Management

The APICS San Fernando Valley Chapter is offering CPIM, CSCP and Principles courses with partners Professional Development Center and College of the Canyons.  In House classes are available for companies who have multiple departments who need instructor based training.  Courses and seminars on Lean, Cycle Counting and Inventory Management are all delivered by APICS recognized instructors.  

Contact: for more information.

UpComing CPIM, Principles Classes, Seminars and events

 Date  Event
Oct 03 CPIM Execution and Control of Operations @ ADI
Oct 03 CPIM BSCM Part 1 - newly introduced in August @ Wesco
Oct 18 CPIM Master Planning of Resources @ PDC


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Companies are invited to post Operations Management and Supply Chain Opportunities.  Proceed to Jobs.

CPIM Legacy 5 Course Certification Key Dates

For those who have been working on their CPIM certification under the 5 course program referred to as the legacy program, take note of the following key dates:
Jan   7, 2018   Last date to take the BSCM legacy exam
Jun 30, 2018   Last day to purchase MPR, DSP, ECO, SMR exam credits, ATTs, courseware and study tools
Dec 15, 2018   Last day to purchase exam retakes
Dec 31, 2018   Last day to take MPR, DSP, ECO and SMR exams

Education Events

APICS CPIM Execution and Control of Operations

SFV CPIM Execution and Control of Operations in Valencia
October 03, 2017 | 5:00 PM

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SFV Basics of Supply Chain Management - Part 1

SFV Basics of Supply Chain Management - Part 1
October 03, 2017 | 5:00 PM

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APICS CPIM Master Planning of Resources

SFV 10 week CPIM course taught in Montrose at PDC
October 18, 2017 | 5:30 PM

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PDM's (Dinner Meetings & Tours)

PDM: Mickey Mouse, Band Aids, and Other Time Wasters

October 16, 2017
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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Orange Grove Bistro at CSUN
Orange Grove Bistro on Matador Road, Enter on Zelzah, just north of Nordhoff. Before parking, go to Information booth on Lindley and get a "GUEST" parking pass.
Northridge, CA

Paying attention to the low-hanging fruit

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Manufacturing Expo and Presentation

October 12, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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College of the Canyon
26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd.
Santa Clarita, CA 91355

Save the date! Leading Santa Clarita Valley manufacturers and advanced technology industries will be helping us celebrate National Manufacturing Day.

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