Training course CPIM part 1 (daytime)

Training course CPIM part 1 (daytime)

15/11/2022 13:00 - 17/01/2023 13:30 Ghent + live Webinar

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.

Ensure you’re prepared with PICS Belgium’s In-depth CPIM training course, designed for CPIM credential candidates. This intensive program reflects the new CPIM exam structure and combines expert instruction with the CPIM Learning System, so you will learn faster, retain more knowledge and stay on track for success on the exam.

When ?

Autumn 2022: November 15, 24 and December 6 and January 17, 2023.

What ?

  • 4 training sessions of 4,5 hours (face-to- face classes)
  • Live stream available for those who cannot attend
  • mandatory APICS CPIM Part 1 learning system

Where ?

Kulak Kortrijk, Etienne Sabbelaan, Kortrijk


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

PICS Belgium is a certified training center recognized by the Flemish government. This means you can save up to 30% by using ‘KMO Portefeuille’. (DV.O102417)

The course

CPIM Part 1: module BSCM
Basics of Supply Chain Management

Start your CPIM journey with universally recognized entry-level supply chain training. Learn the Basics of Supply Chain Management and prepare for the CPIM Part 1 exam.

  • Module 1: Supply Chain Overview
  • Module 2: Fundamentals of Demand Management
  • Module 3: Plan Supply
  • Module 4: Execute Supply Plan
  • Module 5: Inventory Management
  • Module 6: Continuous Improvement/Quality Management and Technologies

Teaching language : English.
Course material (developed by APICS) : English.
Certification exams : English.


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 more than 1400 pages of reading materials (2 parts) + 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.

REGISTER NOW for CPIM PART 1 daytime (fall 2022)

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