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APICS CPIM Certification

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) program offers in-depth education for individuals in the operations management profession who wish to improve their knowledge of production and inventory management. The APICS CPIM curriculum concentrates on tools, techniques, and knowledge for supply chain management in the areas of demand planning, inventory management, production activities, and distribution.

APICS CPIM Reconfiguration is underway!   Find out more.    


2017 CPIM (Reconfigured) - Taking 2 CPIM Exams only instead of five (5) exams:

CPIM (Reconfigured) requires a successful exam pass in only two modules:

        1) CPIM Part 1 or any of the equivalent:   2016 Basics of Supply Chain Management Exam, 2017 Reconfigured Basics, or any Basics of Supply Chain Management exam passed in the 5 years prior to a successful pass in Part 2 exam.  

        2) CPIM Part 2 - Combined MPR, DSP, ECO, SMR from the prior CPIM program. 

To be CPIM-certified, you must pass exams to satisfy Part 1 and Part 2 of the program. 

Need assistance in figuring out which CPIM version meets your certification progress?     Ask for assistance.   

 
Course Description
Starts/ Ends

 Days

 Time

 Location

 Early Registration *
CPIM Part 1  02/22/18 - 05/17/18  Thu 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m APICS Los Angeles Training Facility 02/14/18 at 5:00 p.m. PST
CPIM Part 2 02/20/18 - 05/22/18  Tue 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. APICS Los Angeles Training Facility 02/12/18 at 5:00 p.m. PST
CPIM Part 1  06/21/18 - 09/13/18  Thu 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m APICS Los Angeles Training Facility 06/07/18 at 5:00 p.m. PST
CPIM Part 2 06/05/18 - 09/04/18  Tue 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. APICS Los Angeles Training Facility 05/26/18 at 5:00 p.m. PST
CPIM Part 1  09/20/18 - 12/20/18  Thu 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m APICS Los Angeles Training Facility 09/06/18 at 5:00 p.m. PST
CPIM Part 2 09/18/18 - 12/18/18  Tue 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. APICS Los Angeles Training 09/04/18 at 5:00 p.m. PST

Must register and pay by early registration deadline noted above for discounted early registration fees.

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Course registrations are limited to 30 attendees per course. 
Course may be reschedule or cancelled if minimum attendance is not met.
 




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Classes provide a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas with peers.  Classes are offered periodically throughout the year (see schedule above) or can be offered at a private setting by submitting an interest form here.
 

Course Fees

Take advantage of special discount rates for early registration:         

Course Description
 

Member Type

Standard Course Fee

Upgrade Course Fee
ADDER:  
Late Registration
ADDER:  
Online Course Fee
 CPIM Part 1 APICS Plus Member* $    895  $ 1,395  $  100  $   200 
 CPIM Part 1 APICS Core Member* $    995   $ 1,495  $  100  $   200 
 CPIM Part 1 Non-Member $ 1,195  $ 1,695  $  100  $   200 
 CPIM Part 1 LAPICS Student Chapter or Board Member**  $    448   $    698   $  100   N/A 
     

Course Description
 

Member Type

Standard Course Fee

Upgrade Course Fee
ADDER:  
Late Registration
ADDER:  
Online Course Fee
 CPIM Part 2 APICS Plus Member* $    995  $ 1,495  $  100  $   200 
 CPIM Part 2 APICS Core Member*   $ 1,095   $ 1,595  $  100  $   200 
 CPIM Part 2 Non-Member $ 1,295  $ 1,795  $  100  $   200 
 CPIM Part 2 LAPICS Student Chapter or Board Member**  $    498   $    748   $  100   N/A 



* Membership must be valid for at 90 days after end of course. All Upgrade Course attendees must maintain an APICS Plus Membership valid for 90 days after the course end (to allow for exam credit).   
**One half of course fees are funded by APICS Los Angeles Chapter; valid for Public courses at LAPICS facility only



Description of Course Fee Options

Standard Course and Upgrade Course fees include the following course materials and benefits. Required Course materials are in bold (available for purchase through LAPICS). Course materials will be available at the first class session (will be distributed by the instructor or Chapter representative).

All course attendees must have the assigned revision(s) of the following course materials in order to attend the class:  2018 CPIM Learning System (hard copy) and 2018 CPIM Exam Content Manual. Standard Course fees do not include the online exam study materials and exam fees required to pass the exam.   

 
Description
 Standard Course Upgrade Course 
The fine print...
 APICS Plus Membership  Non-Members will receive a one-year APICS Plus Membership; Core APICS members will receive a prorated increase to APICS Plus member (same expiration date). No portion of the Membership fee is refundable; membership fees are not prorated nor refundable in the event of a course cancellation by a student.  
 CPIM Learning System V6.0+  Print Version
 CPIM Exam Content Manual  Included in Print Version 
 Supplemental Learning Materials  For course participation
 CPIM e-Learning System  CPIM Online e-learning system to include practice quizzes, exams, and supplemental online learning materials
 CPIM PowerPoint Course Slidebook  Printout of course slides for note-taking
 CPIM Exam Credit   Exam is administered by Pearson Vue).  All students must request, schedule, and take exam within 90 days from last class date or exam credit is voided.  No transfer of exam credit allowed and no portion of exam credit is refundable after the first day of class. 
 Exam Re-Take Fee Guarantee  Applies to APICS Los Angeles Chapter Members.  Must meet retake fee requirements.
 Admittance to one (1) designated Chapter Professional Development Meeting (PDM)  Held during the course, provided the student is pre-registered before the deadline. Participants must pre-register separately for each event by the course early registration deadline and select the payment option “Current Course Attendee."  A Deposit is required and is refunded at the event; upon request, the deposit may be applied to support the event's selected Community Partnership.  

Required Course materials are in bold. Optional reference materials will be reviewed in class.

Step 1.  Register.  Must register and pay by early registration deadline noted above for discounted early registration fees. 
Step 3. A confirmation email will be sent with your PayPal payment. Keep this receipt as proof of payment. A confirmation with detailed instructions will be mailed to you 1-3 business days before the start of the course. (If a confirmation is not received, please email Education@LAPICS.org)



Location / Facility
APICS Los Angeles Chapter
370 Amapola Ave, Suite 204
Torrance, CA 90501
(213) 444-3102
 
Cancellations
Cancellation requests are submitted online and are subject to the following fees:
  • Membership and Exam Credit fees are not refundable.  
  • In addition to the any charges for any used materials billable at the APICS Member rate:
    • Before the early registration deadline:  $35.00 processing fee
    • Before the First Day of class:  $100.00 processing fee
    • First Day of Class through Second Day of Class:  $100.00 processing fee
  • No refunds are issued after second day of class
Benefits of CPIM
A CPIM education can help you to
  • Increase your functional knowledge of production and inventory management
  • Improve efficiency across the processes of your organization's supply chain
  • Streamline operations through accurate forecasting
  • Predict outcomes more accurately
  • Maximize customer satisfaction by delivering products and services Just-in-Time
  • Increase profitability by optimizing your organization's inventory investment
  • Enhance your credibility among peers, employers, and customers.
Who should earn the CPIM Certification?
A CPIM education is essential for professionals involved in:
  • Production and inventory management
  • Operations
  • Supply chain management
  • Procurement
  • Materials management
  • Purchasing
CPIM Exam Testing
Information on exam dates, locations, and registration fees for CPIM Testing in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.  Exams are issued through APICS Corporate, not local Chapters.
 
Additional CPIM Program Information
 
CPIM Education Quicklinks:
 
 
 
Register for a domestic CPIM exam
 
 
 
 
Questions?  Contact us at Education@LAPICS.org