Education Overview

APICS Education specializes to accommodate skill levels from basic to advanced topics. Certification applies to many supply chain tasks and provides the necessary knowledge to thrive in today's global competitive environment-both in terms of reducing costs and increasing customer loyalty.

Since 1973, the CPIM program has educated more than 60,000 manufacturing professionals on 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.

On Site Training

Educated workforces drive innovation and competitive advantage. With smaller training budgets and less time to spend away from the office, how can your organization strengthen its position in the marketplace by leveraging education for employees?

On Site Training Courses

Organizations receive high-quality, targeted education from APICS when and where it's most convenient for their employees. From inventory management to supply chain optimization to enterprise integration APICS courses cover topics in
  • Applied manufacturing education
  • Integrated resource management
  • MRP II/ERP
  • Production and inventory management
  • Purchasing and materials management

On Site Training Clients

Leading organizations looking for valuable, high-quality training for their employees call on the Lehigh Valley Chapter of APICS. Here's a partial list of organizations that have benefited from our on-site training
  • S & L Plastics Inc.
  • Martin Guitar Co.
  • Air Products and Chemicals Inc.
  • B Braun
  • Bosch Rexroth
  • Crayola Crayon
  • Tobyhanna Army Depot

Benefits of APICS Certification Programs

  • Increase your functional knowledge of production and inventory management
  • Improve efficiency across the processes of your organizations supply chain
  • Streamline operations through accurate forecasting
  • Predict outcomes more accurately
  • Maximize customer satisfaction by delivering products and services Just-in-Time
  • Increase Profitability by optimizing your organizations inventory investment
  • Enhance your creditability among peers, employers, and customers

Benefits of On Site Training

  • Cost-effective, convenient training for 10 or more employees
  • World-class instructors with proven expertise
  • Content tailored to address specific issues for your employees
  • Courses delivered at the location and time of your choice
  • No lost time or cost for travel or housing
  • Minimal disruption in workflow during employee training