CPIM Part 2 at Cal State San Marcos

January 15, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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California State University San Marcos
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd.
San Marcos , CA 92096

CPIM Part 2                                                       

Thousands of employers around the world look for the APICS CPIM designation when making critical hiring decisions. These companies know that APICS CPIM designees have the proven knowledge and skills to strategically streamline operations. The APICS CPIM is designed for production and inventory control professionals across all industries.

To earn the CPIM designation, a professional must pass two exams to demonstrate mastery of essential terminology, concepts, and strategies related to production and inventory management. The San Diego Chapter of APICS is offering courses designed to prepare professionals for each of the certification exams.

Course: APICS CPIM Part 2: Advanced Supply Chain for Internal Operations (formerly MPR, DSP, SMR, and ECO)

Master Planning and Resources (MRP)

You will explore processes used to develop sales and operations plans, identify and assess internal and external demand and forecasting requirements, and effect an achievable master schedule consistent with business policies, objectives and resource constraints.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning (DSP)

This course focuses on material and capacity scheduling and planning. It starts with a discussion of inventory management as it relates to order planning and customer service. It includes a detailed explanation of material requirements planning (MRP), a technique suitable for use in job shops. The course also introduces another material planning technique: material-dominated scheduling, which is applicable to process industries and other mature production environments. The course explains capacity requirements planning in detail and introduces other capacity-planning techniques, including processor-dominated scheduling.

Strategic Management of Resources (SMR)

Choosing appropriate methodologies and techniques for specific needs, and acquiring an appreciation for the integration nature of operations.

Execution and Control of Operations (ECO)

Students will gain expertise in prioritizing and sequencing work, executing work plans, implementing controls, reporting activity results and evaluating and providing feedback on performance. The course explains techniques for scheduling and controlling production and process operations. It also addresses the execution of quality initiatives, continuous improvement plans and controlling and handling inventories. Students also will learn how to evaluate performance and collect data for effective feedback.

Building and room number on the CSUSM campus: TBD

Instructor: Kim Kohler, CPIM CSCP

Start time: 6 pm

Class will meet weekly, on Tuesday evenings, from Jan 8, 2019 to Apr 30.

Class dates are: 1/8, 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, (2/12 is off), 2/19, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12, 3/19, (3/26 off), 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, and 4/30.

All books, course material, and parking passes will be provided the first night of instruction.

For more information on this course please visit this link: APICS CPIM - Basics of Supply Chain Management


$1,375.00 [APICS PLUS Member]
$1,425.00 after 06:00 pm December 25

$1,495.00 [Core Member or Non-Member]
$1,545.00 after 06:00 pm December 25