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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.


    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.


      • 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.


      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 easy-to-understand reading modules that cover the entire APICS CSCP ECM.

    • 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

    Access educational activities to support printed content with more than 1,200 test questions:

    • Pretest and Posttest
    • SmartStudy Tool
    • Chapter & module quizzes
    • 2 Practice Exams, one using retired CSCP exam questions. Both emulate the actual certification exam format
    • Complimentary download of APICS CSCP ECM through Resource Center
    • Progress reports
    • Online glossary & Flashcards (online and printable)
    • Resource center
    • Mobile access to tools and tests

  • 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.

    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.

    How do you maintain your APICS certification?

    Certification Maintenance Requirements

  • Attending the In-Depth preparation course is the most effective way to prepare to pass the CSCP exam.

    • Learn from a certified instructor who provides expertise, insights and one-on-one guidance.
    • Network, share experiences, and discuss topics with a diverse group of operations professionals.
    • Stay on track to earn your certification with a structured learning experience and support.


  • CSCP In-Depth Preparation course Hybrid 

    • training course of 7 sessions (2 face-to-face and 5 remote classes) + APICS CSCP Learning System
      • non-PICS members: 2.355 € + 21% VAT
      • PICS members: 2.295 € + 21% VAT
    • exam voucher  :
      • 995 € (including 1 year of ASCM membership) + 21% VAT


    PICS Belgium is recognized by the Flemish government as a certified training center.

    This means you can save up to 30% by using “KMO portefeuille” DV.O102417




The first and the last session will take place in Odisee Campus Brussels: Stormstraat 2 – 1000 Brussels

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

Session 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 will be remote classes via online platform


  • English

Dates & timing

Evening sessions for 18.30h till 21.30h on the following dates:

  • Fall 2021: October 13, 20, 27 and November 10, 17, 24 and December 1
  • Spring 2022: March 9, 16, 23, 30 and April 20, 27 and May 4


  • Tel : +32 494/10 28 83
  • E-mail :


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Nov 10

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

November 10, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Nov 17

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

November 17, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Nov 24

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

November 24, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dec 01

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

December 1, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm