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-Strategic Management of Resources @ PDC

CPIM class - 10 weeks on Wednesday from 8/2/2017 through 10/4/2017
Instructor:  Dan Rivera CPIM, CSCP, CIRM Master CPIM Instructor

Strategic Management of Resources (SMR) 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, and implementing change. Review courses are not for self-study but must be facilitated by an instructor in a classroom review course.  Details:

PLANT TOUR - D'Addario Woodwind Reeds Factory

August 10 Thursday 6:30-8:30 p.m. Limited attendees.  register here.

D'Addario & Co is the world's foremost manufacturer of musical instrument accessories. A family owned and operated business, D'Addario's success is built on a passion for innovation and quality. The research and development arm of D'Addario is one of its strongest assets. Headed by James D'Addario, its engineering department has accumulated many important manufacturing and product patents in the field.

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
Aug 2 Strategic Management of Resources @ PDC
Aug 10 Plant Tour - D'Addario Woodwind Reeds Factory


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


Education Events

SFV Strategic Management of Resources - San Fernando Valley Chapter

SFV Strategic Management of Resources - San Fernando Valley Chapter
August 02, 2017 | 5:30 PM

Read More

PDM's (Dinner Meetings & Tours)

PLANT TOUR - D'Addario Woodwind Reeds Factory

August 10, 2017
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
 Add to Calendar


Did you ever wonder how reeds for woodwinds are made? Here's your chance to tour the premiere factory where the finest are made for Saophones and Clarinets.

Read More


August, 2017 Board of Directors Meeting at CSUN

August 03, 2017
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
 Add to Calendar

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


Read More

CPIM Class Testimonial