APICS LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY
The APICS CSCP Certification gives you end-to-end supply chain knowledge that will help you and your company stay competitive in today’s environment.
Business Logistics is the set of activities involved in the flow of materials and products through an organization and through the supply chain to the market. More specifically, business logistics is the subject that manages efficient, effective flow and storage goods, services, and related information in a supply chain. The key elements of business logistics covered in this course include logistics planning and strategy, customer service, procurement, transport, inventory, warehousing, and handling. This course addresses questions about logistics planning, transport modes selection, vehicle routing, inventory policies, purchasing quantity and timing, and storage selection.
Your APICS Certification preparation begins with the APICS learning system. The CSCP Learning System is broken in to three comprehensive modules.
- Module 1: Supply Chain Design
- Module 2: Supply Chain Planning and Execution
- Module 3: Supply Chain Improvement and Best Practices
To maintain your CSCP designation you must submit a certification maintenance application every five years.
The course covers strategies, management, technology and systems. You learn modern approaches to supply chain management such as lean, six-sigma and operations management which are integral elements of the course. On the two-year work experience route, the course offers useful work placement opportunities
1. Develop knowledge about the interconnectedness of business units and organizations (via the flow of products, money, and information) within the supply chain.
2. Develop knowledge about key elements of logistics processes, such as logistics planning and strategy, customer service, procurement, transport, inventory, warehousing, and handlingTo gain the most from this system, you should first watch the online tutorial to learn more about the tools available to you so you can optimize your learning experience. Watching the introduction to CSCP video allows you to learn more about the APICS CSCP designation, the APICS CSCP body of knowledge, the APICS CSCP Learning System, and the APICS CSCP certification exam.
3. Enhance analytical skills and capability to synthesize information from several perspectives.
4. Enhance communication, reflection and teamwork skills.
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