CPIM Part 1 Summer Class

CPIM Part 1 Summer Class

07/06/2022 16:00 - 23/06/2022 18:00 Live webinar

Since CPIM’s launch in 1973, more than 107,000 professionals have benefited from this globally recognized certification.

Commit to Your Career !

The APICS Certified in Planning and Inventory Management (CPIM) program is recognized worldwide as the standard in production and inventory control. Through the CPIM preparation and exam process, you will gain knowledge, learn skills and best practices required to execute and improve all of the internal operations within the four walls of your company.

When ?

  • 9 sessions of 2 hours: from 16 till 18 hours
  • Summer 2022: June 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22 and 23

What ?

  • 18 hours Live Webinar classes
  • mandatory APICS learning system

Where ?

  • Live Webinar classes


  • non members: 1.275 € + VAT
  • PICS-members: 1.185 € + VAT
  • Exam voucher: 490 € + VAT
    (including 1 year of ASCM membership)

The course

CPIM Part 1: module 1 – Basics of Supply Chain Management

Start your CPIM journey with universally recognized entry-level supply chain training: Introduction to Supply Chain Management


  • Module 1: Demand Management
  • Module 2: Master Planning
  • Module 3: Material Requirements Planning
  • Module 4: Capacity Management
  • Module 5: Purchasing
  • Module 6: Inventory Management
  • Module 7: Execution and Control
  • Module 8: Physical Distribution
  • Module 9: Continuous Improvement


The CPIM Learning System delivers the most comprehensive, flexible and effective CPIM exam preparation. Designed using a proven approach for teaching adult learners, this system helps you understand, apply and engage with the content. Reading materials and interactive online study tools, testing your knowledge and decision-making skills, are incorporated into the study process. There’s no better way to successfully prepare for the CPIM certification exams.

The Learning System consists of

    • Reading Materials: Part 1: 1 book ~400 pages
    • 1 year access to Online Components: SmartStudy tool, Section quizzes, Videos, Case studies, Flashcards

Attending the In-Depth training course is the most effective way to prepare to pass the CPIM Part 1 exams.

  • Learn from a certified instructor who provides expertise, insights and one-on-one guidance.
  • Stay on track to earn your certification with a structured learning experience and support.


Your instructor

Prof. Dr Nico VANDAELE

Nico Vandaele holds a degree Business Engineering and obtained a PhD in Applied Economics, Operations Research and Operations Management from KU Leuven in 1996. As full professor at KU Leuven, he is holder of the GSK Research Chair on Access-to-Medicines and leads the Access-to-Medicines Research Center. Nico Vandaele teaches courses in operations research, operations management and supply chain management.


The exam

Each CPIM exam part consists of 150 questions answered in 3.5 hours. Exams are delivered via computer-based testing (CBT) at test sites around the world.

An Authorization To Test (ATT) is required for each exam part and is valid for 6 months. Schedule your exam after PICS Belgium has purchased the ATT for your. For best results, schedule your certification exam for a date that is after the end of your preparation course.

Testing is available worldwide through Pearson VUE testing centers. Find the exam location nearest you

REGISTER NOW for CPIM PART 1 (Summer 2022)

Ticket Type Price Orders
non PICS-members
1 275,00 excl. VAT

Register here

1 185,00 excl. VAT

Add an exam voucher:

490,00 excl. VATAdd to orders

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