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CSCP program


The APICS CSCP program helps you demonstrate your knowledge and organizational skills for developing more streamlined operations. Since its launch in 2006, more than 13,000 professionals in 77 countries have earned the APICS CSCP designation.


The APICS CSCP designation is the most widely recognized educational program for operations and supply chain management professionals around the globe is a designation that is sought by thousands of employers and recruiters provides you with a mastery of supply chain management best practices and distinguishes you as an industry expert with specialized, high-level knowledge and skills.


APICS Tennessee Valley Chapter Members & Friends!


We're excited to announce beginning Thursday, May 8th, 2014, APICS Tennessee Valley Chapter will offer course instruction for Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), a premier certification within the field of supply chain management!


If interested, you may pay according to the below Module schedule, in five-week increments, or you may pay one package price of $2,885 for the series, via check or credit card.


Important to note: included in these prices is the CSCP Learning system, an $895 value.


If you need help persuading your manager or decision maker at your company on the value of this course work, we'd be happy to discuss further and/or provide a presentation that step through benefits and results.


CSCP Courses:


Module 1 - APICS Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management:


  • Broad concepts of supply chain management, including primary processes, objectives, integration methods and benefits

  • Alignment of supply chain and business strategies

  • Key considerations for supply chain design and continuous improvement

  • Key measures for planning and controlling inventories

  • Fundamentals of logistics in supply chain management

  • Identifying and managing market segments

  • Demand forecasting and management techniques

  • Keys to effective CRM

  • Core concepts of supply management

  • Time to Complete: 15 hours (5 sessions) 1.5 CEUs

Module 2 - APICS Supply Chain Strategy, Design, and Compliance:


  • Sustainability practices in design and operation of a supply chain

  • Risk, its sources, impacts, and mitigation methods

  • Globally dispersed supply and demand, and the impact of free trade zones and trading blocs

  • Globalization effects on inbound and outbound logistics

  • Measurement of, and efficiency and responsiveness in the supply chain

  • Technologies for design, data, operations and communications in supply chain management

  • Factors influencing demand, including design, marketing, selling, and matching customer orders

  • Core concepts of CRM, including strategies, technologies, and key implementation challenges

  • Fundamentals of supplier relationship management (SRM), including strategies, improved management of sources, relevant technologies and measurement

  • Inventory planning and control methods

  • Time to Complete: 15 hours (5 sessions) 1.5 CEUs

Module 3 - APICS Implementation and Operations:


  • Supply chain dynamics and the balance of responsiveness and efficiency

  • Managing supply from internal and external sources

  • Implementation of demand plans, including prioritization and fulfillment, and capturing and communicating point-of-sale data

  • Tools and techniques to support continuous improvement strategies

  • Time to Complete: 15 hours (5 sessions) 1.5 CEUs




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