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Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) @ COC

The APICS San Fernando Valley Chapter will offer the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional Certification Program for the first time on February 17, 2016 . The CSCP designation is designed to make you the master of the End to End supply chain.  You will learn core concepts in Supply Chain Management, Strategy, Design, Compliance, Implementation, and Operations.  The CSCP program will teach you how to apply what you have learned about streamlining processes and improving efficiency to your organization.  A CSCP designation demonstrates your expertise.  Register here.

Learn about the CSCP program and how to earn the credential 
Attend the FREE CSCP 3-part webinar series

10th Annual APICS Student Case Competition SouthWest District

On Friday and Saturday, February 19th and 20th, your Chapter will be hosting the 10th Annual APICS Student Case Competition in Burbank, CA at the Holiday Inn Hotel. Please  help us welcome these college students from all over the West Coast and Southwestern United States along with teams from Canada and China who are studying Supply Chain and Operations/Business at their schools.

This year the competition will include 25 teams of graduates and undergraduates presenting their solutions to a real world Supply Chain challenge.

If you haven’t attended one of these competitions before, you are in for a real treat. You will be amazed at how well these student are able to apply what they have learned in school to real world situations, and you will be pleasantly surprised at the quality of their presentations.

Come, Saturday to hear the Final 4 teams present their cases to the judges, and if you have time, join us Friday evening to witness all of the presentations. Either way the students will appreciate the opportunity to network with real operations and supply chain professionals. And, you might even find a job for one of them.  Read More


CPIM DSP Classes

UpComing Events 2016

 Date  Event
 Feb 17  CSCP Certification Program @ COC
Feb 19/20 10th Annual Student Case Competition APICS SouthWest District
Feb 23/25 CPIM Detailed Scheduling and Planning In House Class - Open to Public
May 25 Lean Enterprise Workshop


Job Postings
Have you visited our job postings?  Since the San Fernando Valley Chapter provided companies complimentary job postings, every month, companies have posted 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 apics.org

Education Events

New Offering-Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Training

Become certified as a Supply Chain Professional!
February 17, 2016 | 5:00 PM

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Double Offering of CPIM DSP Class

Double Offering of CPIM DSP Class
February 23, 2016 | 5:00 PM

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Student Case Competition Southwest District

February 19, 2016
6:00 PM to 2:30 PM
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Holiday Inn-Burbank Media Center Hotel
150 E. Angeleno Ave.
Burbank, CA 91502

10th Annual Case Competition-Come Support our Students!

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A multi-session seminar focusing on Lean implementation from culture to execution.
May 25, 2016 | 5:00 PM

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