Training : APICS CERTIFIED SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONAL (CSCP)

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With the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program, you can take your career and organization in a new and exciting direction.
Shape your future, align your goals, and distinguish yourself from the competition.  In this challenging global marketplace, only the most  well-trained, well-educated professionals will be sought after by employers and valued by organizations.  Join their ranks today by earning the APICS CSCP designation.

DISTINGUISH yourself as a SUPPLY CHAIN EXPERT and significantly reduce costs in your organization.

  • INTERNATIONAL APICS-Certification

    APICS – The Association for Operations Management – is a not-for-profit international educational organization, known throughout the world for its education and professional certification programs, advancing productivity, innovation and competitive success.

    APICS offers 3 internationally recognized certification programs

    • APICS CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management)
    • APICS CSCP (Certified Supply Chain Professional)
    • APICS CLTD (Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution)

    PICS Belgium is the official APICS associate for Belgium.

    The APICS CSCP designation is the most widely recognized educational program designed for operations and supply chain management professionals around the world. Demonstrate your mastery of end-to-end supply chain management best practices by earning your APICS CSCP designation. You will demonstrate significant commitment to your profession and your career, distinguish yourself as an industry expert and excel with your newly acquired specialized knowledge.

    Launched in 2006, the APICS CSCP designation has been earned by more than 21,000 professionals worldwide, in 94 countries, and is the standard in global supply chain education.

    • MOVE YOUR CAREER FORWARD WITH APICS CSCP

      • The APICS CSCP certification encompasses the entire global supply chain.
      • The APICS CSCP sets the standard for certification.  It is administered in 94 countries and preferred by leading companies worldwide.
      • Employers and recruiters seek APICS CSCP designees.
      • The APICS CSCP increases your professional value and secures your future.

      By earning the APICS CSCP designation, you will demonstrate significant commitment to your profession and your career, distinguish yourself as an industry expert, and excel with your newly acquired specialized knowledge.

    • HOW YOUR ORGANIZATION BENEFITS

      From day one, you can apply your APICS CSCP program knowledge to solve everyday work issues. Your knowledge and expertise will make you more valuable in your organization. Companies that sponsor all or part of their employees’ tuition will gain a return on investment in the form of long-term loyalty and more productive employees.

      With APICS CSCP, your employees will have :

      • the proven knowledge and organizational skills to strategically streamline operations
      • the tools to effectively manage global supply chain activities that involve suppliers, plants, distributors, and customers located around the world
      • the skills to create consistency and foster collaboration through best practices, common terminology, and corporate wide communication
      • an understanding of the valuable technologies that drive planning and management of successful operations.

    • Module 1 : Supply Chain Design

      • Considering inputs and objectives of supply chain management strategy
      • Recognizing and resolving misalignments and gaps
      • Accounting and financial reporting information, strategic analysis tools, and economic considerations
      • Designing the supply chain while understanding and working within business considerations
      • Designing fulfillment strategies and products for different markets and requirements
      • Identifying and managing market segments
      • Understanding electronic business considerations and key technology applications
      • Understanding implementation tools including project management processes communication

    • Module 2 : Supply Chain Planning and Execution

      • Procuring and delivering goods and services using supply chain management
      • Using demand management, including demand forecasting and prioritization
      • Using master planning, master scheduling, and sales and operations planning (S&OP)
      • Managing, planning, and controlling inventory
      • Understanding the effects of inventory on financial statements and inventory-related cost categories
      • Managing supply in the supply chain based on total cost of ownership and make-versus-buy analysis
      • Developing supply plans based on buyer-supplier relationships
      • Logistics and warehouse management, forecasting, and planning
      • Making considerations for trade, regulation, and currency funds flow
      • Segmentation of customer-driven marketing, customers, suppliers, and other partners
      • Fundamentals of supplier relationship management (SRM) and customer relationship management (CRM)
      • Managing reverse logistics and waste

    • Module 3 : Supply Chain Improvement and Best Practices

      • Standards, regulations, and sustainable best practices compliance
      • International standards and considerations for import/export, intellectual property, licensing, tax and accounting, and labor laws
      • Corporate social responsibility for sustainability, UN Global Compact, and GRI initiatives
      • Accreditations, certifications, and standards for quality, environmental, social, and safety
      • Identifying, assessing, classifying and responding to risks
      • Compliance, security, and regulatory concerns
      • Improving the supply chain through measuring performance and supply chain metrics focused on customers, financial reports, and operational practices, and customer service
      • Utilizing continuous improvement and change management techniques and principles, including lean and just-in-time as well as other continuous improvement philosophies

  • Reading Materials

    • Three modules covered in five books with approximately 1,100 pages of content
    • Progress check questions at the end of each section
    • Organized information from more than 350 references

    Interactive Web-based Study Tools

    • Smart-Study™ Tool helps you prepare a customized plan to optimize your studies
    • Pretest and posttest to assess knowledge level
    • Reading materials available as e-Download
    • Chapter-specific tests provide immediate feedback, answer rationales and reference to text
    • More than 1,200 practice questions
    • Learning Activities present real-world scenarios in a new case study format
    • Two Practice Exams, one with retired questions and the other with new exam-like questions, help users gain experience with the format of the computer-based CSCP exam
    • Reports track progress and document the learning gain
    • Flashcards and web-based glossary reinforce knowledge of relevant industry terms
    • Complimentary download of the most current APICS CSCP Exam Content Manual through the Resource Center
    • Mobile access to reading materials, study tools and tests for one year

  • Computer Based Testing (CBT)

    • APICS will deliver its exams exclusively in computer-based testing (CBT) format and standardize registration and testing procedures around the globe.
    • More general information : click here

    The APICS CSCP designation is earned by passing one certification exam. You must fulfill exam eligibility requirements, followed by requesting an Authorization to Test (ATT).

    CSCP approved candidates must meet ONE of the following requirements:

    • 3 years of related business experience OR
    • Bachelor’s degree or international equivalent OR
    • Hold one of the following: CTL, CLTD, CPIM, CFPIM, CIRM, SCOR-P, C.P.M., CSM or CPSM credential.

  • non-PICS members

    • training of 7 sessions + CSCP Learning System (which is the mandatory APICS course material):
      • 2.450 € p.p. + 21% VAT
    • exam voucher  :
      • 995 € p.p. + 21% VAT

    PICS members

    • training of 7 sessions + CSCP Learning System (which is the mandatory APICS course material):
      • 2.390 € p.p. + 21% VAT
    • exam voucher  :
      • 995 € p.p. + 21% VAT

     

    • PICS Belgium is recognized by the Flemish government as a certified training center.
    • This means you can save up to 40% by using “KMO portefeuille” (this is only applicable on the training fee | not on the learning material nor catering | not on the VAT-amount).

    KMO portefeuille

    Click here for more information regarding our PICS-membership !

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

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Location

Odisee Campus Brussels: Stormstraat 2 – 1000 Brussels

at 5 minutes walk from Central Station
Public car park ‘Grande Place‘ nearby

Language

  • English

Dates

Spring 2018:

  • March 14
  • March 21
  • March 28
  • April 18
  • April 25
  • May 2
  • May 9

Contact

  • Tel : +32 494/10 28 83
  • E-mail : info@picsbelgium.be

Register

When?

Wed 25

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

October 25, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Nov 08

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

November 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Nov 15

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

November 15, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Nov 22

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

November 22, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm