The CPIM program has been in existence since 1973 and in that time more than 75,000 manufacturing professional around the world have been educated on the essential terminology, concepts and strategies related to demand management, procurement and supplier planning, material requirement planning, capacity requirement planning, sales and operation planning, master scheduling, performance measurement, supply relations, quality control and continuous improvement.

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.


A CPIM Education can help you to:

  • 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 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.

APICS CPIM education is essential if you are involved in:

  • Production and inventory management
  • Operations
  • Supply chain management
  • Procurement
  • Materials management
  • Purchasing


The Modules / Levels:


  • Basics Of Supply Chain Management


  • Master Planning Of Resources


  • Detailed Scheduling And Planning


  • Execution And Control Of Operation


  • Strategic Management Of Resources


Entry Requirement: HND, BSc with two years of working experience in a supply chain firm.