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Course Detail: MFG201 - CPIM (Certificate in Production and Inventory Management) Exam Prep: Part 2

This course is presented in conjunction with the Fort Wayne APICS Chapter.
"Advancing Productivity, Innovation, and Competitive Success"

About APICS:
APICS is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management, including production, inventory, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.

APICS recognizes the contributions supply chain and operations management professionals make to their employers and the global economy and has developed a comprehensive suite of educational resources, including:

    ♦ Education, training, industry publications and research, and world-renowned certification programs.
    ♦ Opportunities for career development, networking, and best practice sharing.
    ♦ Local and global membership and affiliation opportunities worldwide.

Why Earn the CPIM Credential?
☑ Increase your salary - on average designees see a 10% increase
☑ Improve your hiring potential by 65%
☑ Maximize ROI on systems and technologies
☑ Reduce your organization's costs
☑ Provide more value to your organization
☑ Understand how to increase customer satisfaction
☑ Build your credibility and set yourself apart from peers

This certification prep course utilizes the APICS CPIM Learning System, giving you access to the most comprehensive, effective and up-to-date exam preparation tools available. Attending our course is the most effective way to prepare to pass the CPIM exams:

➤ Learn from an experienced instructor who provides expertise, insights and one-on-one guidance.
➤ Network, share experiences, and discuss topics with a diverse group of internal operations professionals in your area.
➤ Stay on track to earn your certification with a structured learning experience.
➤ Take advantage of funding options, such as corporate tuition reimbursement.

To learn more about CPIM Certification,Click Here

The Program:

Master Planning of Resources
Explore processes used to develop sales and operations plans; identify and assess internal and external demand and forecasting requirements; and create an achievable master schedule consistent with business policies, objectives, and resource constraints.

Topics include:
♦ Developing and validating a plan of supply
♦ Relating management of demand to the environment
♦ Developing and validating the master schedule
♦ Concepts for transforming sales, marketing, and business requirements into feasible and economical operations plans in various business environments
♦ Address methods for managing projected and actual demands from distribution networks and external customers
♦ Explore methods for integrating sales and operation plans, demand forecasts, and customer demand into a specific master schedule

Detailed Scheduling and Planning
Understand the concepts of Material Requirements Planning (MRP) and material dominated scheduling as they apply to process industries and other mature production environments. Become acquainted with capacity requirements and capacity-planning techniques, including processor-dominated scheduling.

Execution & Control of Operations
Focus on three main areas:
♦ Prioritizing and sequencing work
♦ Executing work plans, implementing controls, and reporting activity results
♦ Evaluating and providing feedback on performance

Primary Learning Objectives Include:
♦ Techniques for scheduling and controlling production and process operations.
♦ Explore methods for executing quality initiative and continuous improvement plans.
♦ Controlling and handling inventories.
♦ Evaluating performance and collecting data for effective feedback.


Strategic Management of Resources
Explore new and existing processes and technologies related to manufacturing strategy and supply-chain-related functions.
♦ Aligning resources with the strategic plan
♦ Configuring and integrating operating processes to support the strategic plan
♦ Implementing change



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Take Part 1 & Part 2 to earn the certificate

CPIM (Certificate in Production and Inventory Management) Exam Prep: Part 1

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