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Supply Chain Risk Management Symposium
S u c c e s s!

Nearly 100 professionals and students attended our First Annual Supply Chain Risk Management Symposium at the Ronald Reagan Library on Feb. 15, 2020. Read more about the event and download a copy of the keynote presentation here. [Read article].  If you attended and didn’t get a chance to fill out our survey, click here.  We’d love your feedback!

Lean Enterprise Workshop @ COC starts Tuesday, March 24th

A multi-session seminar focusing on Lean implementation from culture to execution

Lean Enterprise Workshop

As more organizations go lean, the demand for skilled workers and a system-wide approach for developing and implementing lean project plans is escalating. This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and tools to map the path to lean culture at your organization. Read more here.

CPIM Part 2 @ COC starts Wednesday, March 25th

This course is part 2 of a 2-part series intended for Operations and Supply Chain professionals who want to improve their knowledge and skills in Operations and Supply Chain Management, gain practical knowledge and skills that can be used immediately in their job and master the APICS Body of Knowledge terminology and concepts with the intent to pursue certification. Read more here.

Not Ready to Get Certified Yet?

We offer Principles classes to get you the basic knowledge you need to advance your career and make yourself more valuable to your company.

Principles of Inventory and Distribution starts February 26th at PDC in Montrose. 

This course provides participants with an operational knowledge and understanding of inventory and distribution management principles and techniques, replenishment policies, conducting physical inventories and cycle counts as well as inventory performance measurement. It is applicable to all shipping and inventory personnel.

Other principles courses will be offered soon.  Stay turned!

Questions: email [email protected]

UpComing 2020 CPIM, CSCP, CLDT, Principles Classes, Professional Development Meetings, Seminars and other events

 Date  Event
2/26/2020 Principles of Inventory and Distribution - PDC
3/24/2020 Lean Enterprise Workshop COC
3/25/2020 CPIM Part 2 - COC
4/21/2020 Principles of Supply Chain and Operations Management PDC
4/28/2020 Principles of Purchasing for Beginning & Intermediate Buyers COC
5/4/2020 CPIM Part 2 PDC


Start your Certification Journey 

Sign up for CPIM and CSCP and CLTD certification courses and earn your globally recognized APICS certification(s).
We are soliciting your input on which additional courses Supply Chain and Operations Management Professionals are interested in.  Complete the Wait List Survey under Quick Links.


Earn your Certification this year by taking advantage of aggressive discounted pricing from the San Fernando Valley Chapter. Check out these great deals!

APICS Certification - What is it worth? 

2019 and 2018 APICS Supply Chain Compensation and Career Survey Report

A 2019 and 2018 APICS Supply Chain compensation and career survey report provides important information on the impact of an APICS certification to your career.  Proceed to the 2019 Salary Report or 2018 Salary Report

Certification Maintenance information here

Raising the Bar on Supply Chain Management

The APICS San Fernando Valley Chapter is offering CPIM, CSCP, CLDT and Principles courses with partners Professional Development Center and College of the Canyons.  In House classes are available for companies who have multiple departments who need instructor based training.  Courses and seminars on Lean, Cycle Counting and Inventory Management are all delivered by APICS recognized instructors.  

Contact:  [email protected] for more information.

Job Postings
Have you visited our job postings?  We have added links from other sites which may provide you or a fellow professional career advancement opportunities.  Forward this page to them.

Companies are invited to post Operations Management and Supply Chain Opportunities.  Proceed to Jobs.

Educational Offerings

Principles of Inventory and Distribution @ PDC

Calling all Stockroom and Shipping personnel!!
February 26, 2020 | 5:30 PM

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Lean Enterprise Workshop @ COC

Become a LEAN champion - improve your company!
March 24, 2020 | 4:30 PM

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CPIM Part 2 @ COC

Complete your CPIM journey with Part 2 - apply techniques to running an efficient manufacturing operation.
March 25, 2020 | 4:30 PM

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Other Meetings 

Board of Directors Meeting March

Board of Directors Meeting March
March 12, 2020 | 5:30 PM

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CSUN APICS Student Chapter Presentation (here)  at Student Chapter October 2019 Meeting on globally recognized APICS certifications and opportunities for students.
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Professional Development Meetings