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APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

Course Overview: 

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Learning System is a comprehensive professional development and certification preparation program based on the APICS CSCP body of knowledge. It is designed for individuals and organisations looking to develop or enhance skills to create and execute a global supply chain management strategy that meets customer needs, reduces cost, and increases profits.


This program combines print materials and interactive web-based study tools. It can be implemented in two learning formats: self-directed study and instructor-led. This allows you to choose the most effective learning style for you.

Who Should Attend: 

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) designation is for professionals who are interested in increasing their knowledge and expertise in the field of global supply chain management.

Certification and Exam Information: 

The APICS CSCP designation is the most widely recognised educational program designed for operations and supply chain management professionals around the world. Demonstrate your mastery of supply chain management best practices by earning your APICS CSCP designation. 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 specialised knowledge.

To be eligible to register for and take the APICS CSCP exam, a candidate must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent plus two years of related business experience, or
  • CPIM, CFPIM, CIRM or C.P.M designation plus two years of related business experience, or
  • Five years of related business experience

Benefits and Learning Objectives: 

The APICS CSCP will help you advance your career while giving you the foundation to improve your company’s competitive position and profitability. From day one, you can apply your APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional programme knowledge to solve everyday work issues. The knowledge and expertise that you will gain will make you more valuable to your organisation.

  • Expand your outlook on the supply chain field and bring new ideas to your workplace
  • Remain current with supply chain trends and developments
  • Boost your confidence with recognition as a supply chain expert
  • Demonstrate your long-term commitment to the supply chain profession

Topics Covered: 

The APICS CSCP certification program and exam consists of three important modules. The exam reflects critical changes in the marketplace and in the evolving roles and responsibilities of operations and supply chain managers. To achieve certification, you must master each of the following:

  • Module 1 – Supply Chain Design (2 days)
    • Section A: Develop the Supply Chain Strategy
    • Section B: Design the Supply Chain
  • Module 2 – Supply Chain Planning and Execution (2 days)
    • Section A: Procure and deliver goods and services
    • Section B: Manage the relationship with supply chain partners
    • Section C: Manage reverse logistics
  • Module 3 – Supply Chain Improvement and Best Practices (2 days)
    • Section A: Comply with Standards, Regulations and Sustainable Best Practices
    • Section B: Manage Risk in the Supply Chain
    • Section C: Measure, Analyse and Improve the Supply Chain

Introduction to IF

We have been delivering significant and measurable performance improvements for leading global manufacturers for more than 25 years and believe there is no one size fits all approach to driving competitiveness across the industry. Toyota, Rolls Royce and Electrolux are among the brands who have tapped into our expertise to ensure they remain on top in their own fiercely competitive markets.

Leading Expertise
We don’t employ “trainers”, rather a team of experienced industry experts who are able to apply their knowledge to your business

Proven Capability
We have been helping organisations like yours for over 25 years to deliver and maintain sustainable improvement

Attainable Results
We know what’s possible and how to help you achieve it by utilising our tried and tested techniques for long term success

Robust Execution
We believe that training should be through a ‘learn by doing’ approach with coaching and mentoring wherever possible

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