Signup to our mailing list even if you are not yet a member - Click Here

APICS app You Can't Do Without

Get your free APICS Learn It app to access more than 4,500 terms and definitions from the APICS Dictionary.  Learn It


SFV Detailed Scheduling and Planning @ PDC

please note change in date and venue and free training offer - pay materials only

April 26, 2017
5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
 Add to Calendar

Professional Development Center, Glendale Community College

This course focuses on concepts and techniques for material and capacity planning at the detailed level of planning and scheduling. It covers various inventory planning factors such as lot-sizing, order review techniques, safety stock, and inventory accuracy as they relate to order planning and scheduling. Topics include:

  • Inventory Policies
  • Inventory Planning
  • Information Used in MRP Systems
  • MRP Mechanics
  • Using MRP effectively
  • Project Management
  • Capacity Planning/Management
  • Supplier Relationshipsdsp2017

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
Apr 26 CPIM Detailed Scheduling and Planning @ PDC
May 10 16th Annual ISM Supplier Night @ W.H. Marriott
May 17 Lean Enterprise Workshop @ COC (8 weeks)
Jun 12 Certified in Supply Chain Management @ COC
Jun 15 CPIM Execution and Control of Operations @ PDC
Jul 11 CPIM Detailed Scheduling and Planning @ COC


Job Postings
Have you visited our job postings?  We have added links from other sites which may provide you or a fellow professional career advancement opportunities.  Forward this page to them.

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


Need another reason to get APICS certification?  Read APICS Foundation Employment Outlook 2013


APICS is the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management and the premier provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) designations set the industry standard. With over 37,000 members and more than 250 international partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers. To learn more about


PDM's (Dinner Meetings & Tours)

ISM 2017 Supplier Night

May 10, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
 Add to Calendar

Marriott Warner Center Grand Ball Room
1850 Oxnard St.
Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Visit APICS SFV table at ISM's 2017 Supplier Night

Read More


Education Events

SFV Detailed Scheduling and Planning @ PDC

SFV Detailed Scheduling and Planning @ PDC
April 26, 2017 | 5:30 PM

Read More

Lean Enterprise Workshop @ COC

Become a LEAN champion - improve your company!
May 17, 2017 | 4:30 PM

Read More

SFV Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) @ COC

SFV Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) @ COC
June 12, 2017 | 5:00 PM

Read More


BOD May 2017

May 04, 2017
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
 Add to Calendar

College of the Canyons, University Center
26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd.
Santa Clarita, CA 91355

Board of Directors Meeting for SFV APICS

Read More

CPIM Class Testimonial