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The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) program provides you with the ability to understand and evaluate production and inventory activities within a company's global operations.

The APICS CPIM program benefits designees worldwide

APICS CPIM is preferred by thousands of employers worldwide.

More than 97,000 professionals since 1973 have earned the APICS CPIM designation.

The APICS CPIM is the strategic advantage you need in today's world, where the rate of organisational and technological change is accelerating exponentially. Just as successful companies have adapted to the changing business environment, the CPIM program has changed over the years to keep abreast of current knowledge and practices.

The CPIM provides operations management professionals with relevant, essential education that equips then for today's marketplace. The in-depth approach taken to understanding and evaluating production and inventory activities within a company's global operations is why this certification is preferred by thousands of employer's worldwide.

Since 1973 the APICS CPIM has educated more than 90 000 professionals about essential terminology concepts and strategies related to demand management, procurement and supplier planning, material requirements, planning, capacity requirements planning, sales and operations planning, master scheduling, performance measurements, supplier relationships, quality control and continuous improvement.

Benefits of the CPIM programme

APICS CPIM helps you master essential terminology, concepts, and strategies related to

APICS CPIM education is essential if you are involved in

An APICS CPIM designation will help you

The CPIM offers in-depth education for individuals in the operations management profession who wish to improve their knowledge of production and inventory management.

The CPIM has been organised into five modules, each focusing on key areas of study that are integral to an understanding and mastery of production and inventory management principles.