CPIM Certification

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To become HOT International SCM Talents!

Today, global competition makes supply chain management the key of the companies’ success in the international trade. Experienced supply chain management talents with global view are urgently needed. This course is designed to enhance the core competency of management teams and transfuse advanced supply chain management knowledge to each team member. After finish this course, the participants could take the CPIM certification exams which are held by APICS, to obtain the title of CPIM and advance in the career path.

Since 1973, there are over 100,000 CPIM certified professionals working in various industries. They have professional knowledge, concept, skills and strategies over demand management, sales & operation planning, master scheduling, material requirement planning, capacity planning, procurement and supplying, supplier relationship management, performance measurement, quality control and continuous improvement etc. CPIM has been preferred by thousands of employers worldwide. In the international companies, like BASF, DuPont, Philips, Emerson, Caterpillar, Oracle and SAP etc., recruit and promote preferentially those CPIM certified professionals.

CPIM certification is a globally recognized professional qualification in supply chain management. CPIM certification holders will have proved advanced professional competency enabling them to achieve the company's performance objectives supporting its supply chain and business strategies. Looking at the statistics, APICS CPIM designees earn on average 14% more than their counterparts without the designation. In addition, 65% report that their APICS CPIM designation was a positive addition in their hiring process, and enhanced their credibility and recognition.

An APICS CPIM designation will help you:
★ Increase your functional knowledge of production and inventory management
★ Maximize ROI on the systems and technologies within your organization
★ Master the tools you need to effectively manage global supply chain activities
★ Gain knowledge to apply principles of ERP software to cover various critical functions within your organization
★ Earn customer satisfaction by delivering Lean/Just-in-Time products and services
★ Enhance your credibility within your organization
★ Create consistency and foster collaboration through best practices, common terminology, and corporate-wide communication.

Course Frame

CPIM course consists of 2 parts: Part 1 -- Universally recognized entry-level supply chain training , Module 1:Basics of Supply Chain Management, Part 2 -- Comprehensive supply chain training for internal operations. Module 1: Strategic Management of Resources(SMR) ; Module 2: Master Planning of Resources (MPR); Module 3: Detailed Scheduling and Planning (DSP); Module 4: Execution and Control of Operations (ECO). Based on APICS body of knowledge, CPIM course systematically integrates Enterprise Resource Management (ERM) & Supply Chain Management (SCM). It deeply goes though over all related theories and practices on current supply chain management.

 CPIM Part 1  Module 1  BSCM--Basics of Supply Chain Management  4days/32hours  
 CPIM Part 2  Module 1  SMR--Strategic Management of Resources  8days/64hours
 Module 2  MPR--Master Planning of Resources
 Module 3  DSP--Detailed Scheduling and Planning
 Module 4  ECO--Execution and Control of Operations


★ Training materials are in English, instruction language is flexible in English or Chinese.
★ Instructors with rich and diverse professional experiences, sophisticated instruction skill, full range of knowledge, both global and local working background.
★ Advanced and standard concepts and terms, merge into the globalize operations and supply chain management system.
★ Small-size class, facilitate the discussion and case study.
★ On-line study tool, check terms and do extra exercises, easy to prepare for the exams.
★ Training program is systematic and integrated.
★ The curriculum of training class align with the scope of certification exam, which helps the candidates to pass the CPIM exam.


★ CPIM education is essential for professionals involved in production management, material management, inventory control, warehousing, logistics, purchasing, manufacture engineering, sales, supply chain management, QA and customer service etc.
★ The consultants and engineers who dedicate in ERP and SCM development, implementation and improvement.
★ Senior management in manufactures and logistics companies.
★ Individuals who want to develop careers in supply chain management.