Certificate in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

Certificate in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

APICS Certification Review Program

People with the APICS-CPIM, (Certified Production and Inventory Management), credential are highly sought after professionals in the manufacturing and supply chain industries. The APICS-CPIM program is undergoing its first major change in two decades. These are significant changes, since: 

  • You will now need to take only two classes instead of five to earn your CPIM.
  • You will now need to pass only two exams instead of five to earn your CPIM.
  • You can become CPIM certified in under a year instead of more than 18 months.

The new modules will include the following topics:  Basics of Supply Chain, Master Planning of Resources, Execution and Control of Operations, Detailed Scheduling and Planning and Strategic Management of Resources. These closely resemble the previous modules but have been updated for 2018.

  • Dates Module 1: Saturdays; January 20, 27, February 10 & 17, 2018

Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (1hr lunch break) = 32 hrs.

  • Dates Module 2: Saturdays; March 24, April 7, 14, 28 & May 5,  2018           

Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (1hr lunch break) = 40 hrs.

The NEPA campuses of Penn State are collaborating to offer these courses.

Please call for pricing or to register: 

Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Continuing Education
PO Box PSU
Lehman, PA 18627
Phone: 570-675-9102
Fax: 570-675-8308
E-mail: wbce@outreach.psu.edu