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SFV Principles of Inventory Management

Mondays Sept 12 - Oct 17  5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The Principles of Inventory Management provides a functional knowledge and understanding of inventory principles, roles and responsibilities, and techniques. Topics include: 

  • Inventory management fundamentals
  • Ordering techniques
  • Replenishment policies
  • Just-in-time and lean methodologies
  • Inventory performance measurement

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In House Class - Open to Public

Principles of Procurement class will start at Wesco Aircraft on Tuesday September 6 and at College of the Canyons on Wednesday September 21.

Classes are taught in partnership with the College of the Canyons and the APICS San Fernando Valley Chapter.  

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:  education@apics-sfv.org for more information.

UpComing CPIM, Principles Classes, Seminars and events

 Date  Event
 Sep 6 Principles of Procurement @ Wesco Aircraft
 Sep 12 Principles of Inventory Management @ COC
 Sep 19 Lean Enterprise Workshop @ PDC
 Sep 20 Lean Enterprise Workshop @ COC
 Sep 21 Principles of Procurement @ COC
 Sep 29 Advanced Bionics Plant Tour
 Oct 5 Execution and Control of Operations @ COC
 Oct 14 Excel for Operations Management
 Oct 19 Strategic Management of Resources @ PDC
 Nov 7 Physical Inventory / Cycle Count Workshop @ PDC


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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 apics.org


Education Events
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Lean Enterprise Workshop

A multi-session seminar focused on Lean implementation at Professional Development Center
September 19, 2016 | 5:30 PM

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Learn all about LEAN at College of the Canyons
September 20, 2016 | 5:30 PM

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Excel for Operations Management

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October 14, 2016 | 8:00 AM

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Professional Development Meeting

Advanced Bionics Tour

Plant tour at Advanced Bionics, the leader in cochlear implants, Come see how they have applied Lean principles to their manufacturing execution system.
September 29, 2016 | 10:00 AM

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September 2016 BOD Meeting

September 01, 2016
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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College of the Canyons Room UCEN 222
26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd.
Santa Clarita, CA 91355

To review officer reports, discuss old and new business and guide the direction of the San Fernando Valley APICS chapter.

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