Professional Development Meeting (PDM)
"Transforming a Manufacturing Company" with Kash Gokli
is available to view or
Doug Howardell's Excellence In Inventory Performance
Using Best Practices is
available to view or
Mike Osterling's VSM, the Missing Link PDM is
available to view or
The November 16, April 18, and May 15 2012 PDM videos are
available to view or
download. The April 18th (Six Sigma) handouts are also
See our Event Calendar below for
Doing a Job Hunt? Post your resume
and see some employers' listings. Last
listings on March 31, 2015.
Employers looking for candidates? Send the
webmaster your job requirements. See some of
From APICS National:
Operations Management Employment Outlook (PDF)
The Basics of
Supply Chain Management is for everyone, not just those
seeking certification. We've rescheduled the July classes;
review the schedule and
Lean Engineering Webinars
The Lean Enterprise Institute is offering past webinars at
no cost. Check them out at
What is APICS?
APICS is the leading professional organization for supply
chain and operations management and the premier provider of
research, education, and certification programs that elevate
end-to-end supply chain excellence, innovation, and
APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Control (CPIM)
and APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)
designations set the industry standard.
With over 37,000 members and more than 250 international
partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business,
drive growth, and reach global customers. To learn more about
APICS, visit the national site,
From students' management:
A... is a
huge asset to our company and perhaps even more so after
taking your course. Thanks for giving a great course.
W... has found all the APICS classes extremely useful, as have
we. We are hoping to continue to expand our relationship with APICS moving forward.
I passed SMR today.
308. Not very high but I passed! There was not a single
question on the test that I had seen before. I thought I had
failed until they gave me the score afterward. I'll take it!
Thanks for all your help!
APICS San Gabriel Valley offers APICS education at
your facility. For companies seeking to train 10 or more
employees, on-site training is the ideal solution. On-site
training helps companies excel by providing uniform
instruction at a reasonable price, and minimizing the
disruption in workflow by selecting a convenient time and
Our Chapter has recently created an alliance with a local
college to supply training for private and for-profit
Online practice exam
Introduction to Professional Test Pro
(PDF 358 KB)
Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)
provides a common basis for individuals and organizations to
evaluate their knowledge of the evolving field of production
and inventory management. The program has helped individuals
and their organizations become more productive and competitive
because it is designed to test candidates' in-depth knowledge
of a variety of subjects specific to production and inventory
management. APICS San Gabriel Valley provides CPIM classes in:
- Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM)
- Master Planning of Resources (MPR)
- Detailed Scheduling and Planning (DSP)
- Execution and Control of Operations (ECO)
- Strategic Management of Resources (SMR)
Part of our new offering is free online practice exam
Review the schedule
and pre-register now!
Top companies send employees to APICS San
Gabriel Valley in Southern California.
Join companies such as Avery, Northrop Gruman, Boeing, JPL,
Composite Structures, Disney, Honeywell, Avon, Superior
Communications, Decor-ative Specialties, Adel Wiggins Group,
Oasis Medical Inc., Biosense Webster, M.C. Gill Corp, Nestle,
Alcoa, 3M Corp, Tropicana, Locktite,
Paramount Pictures, See's Candies, Farmer Brothers Coffee and American Suzuki
who have used APICS San Gabriel Valley for their educational needs. Recognized for educational excellence in the region,
APICS SGV has a guarantee: Pass the exam or retake the class
for free. We are that confident in our students' success.
APICS San Gabriel Valley
membership is made up of professionals who are ambitious about their career
enhancement and want to gain a competitive advantage to improve their on-the-job
performance. APICS member benefits are designed to build stronger and more
timely techniques to help members maintain their edge.
Apply for membership.