CPIM Part 1 Online Class

January 18, 2018
6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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 The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) is known as the premier certification for internal supply chain business operations.

New, streamlined CPIM program to better serve the needs of the supply chain workforce - while maintaining the body of knowledge and integrity that has kept CPIM at the forefront of supply chain education.


Welcome to Canada’s First online CPIM Class.

Note:  The Class requires a minimum of 4 registrants to proceed.  Maximum will be 25.


This class is a preparatory class for prepare you to pass the CPIM part 1 exam.   To obtain your CPIM certification two exams must be passed.  This class is the first of two.    Find more details on the program here https://www.apics.org/credentials-education/credentials/cpim  and from APICS Vancouver here:  http://apics-vancouver.org/Certified_Production___Inventory_Management_Professional_CPIM

This class will be conducted in an online classroom over 10 weeks.   Thursday Evenings 1830-2130 PST time zone.  Dates are Jan 18, 2018 to March 22 2018.   The first class will be orientation and review of the materials and format.

Cost is $2400 Cdn.    Cost includes:  books, online materials, online portal access,  one certification exam and APICS Plus membership.

This class will be delivered via the GoToMeeting platform. The instructor will interact via voice and chatroom comments.   Please ensure that you have a working pc or laptop with a good connection. A private and quiet location is best.   Video is optional.  Test your connection here:  http://support.citrixonline.com/en_US/meeting/all_files/G2M050001

All needed materials are included in the registration fee.  Materials will be shipped directly to you and your online access will be set up as you register.  This includes a complete online learning portal full of exercises, exams and activities.   The instructor will be using elements of this portal to complement the online learning classroom.  To find out more:   http://apics-vancouver.org/CPIM_classes_Part_1_and_Part_2

Your certification exam is included in the registration.    You will have up to 6 months from the end of the class to claim your exam voucher. 

You will need to have signed up for an apics number at www.apics.org .  Membership is included and we will purchase that for you.

When you are ready to do your exam email us at education@apics-vancouver.org and we will place a credit voucher on your file.   You can then schedule your exam.  This is all done on www.apics.org in your "myapics" section. 

QUESTIONS?  email us at education@apics-vancouver.org


Your Instructor:


Roberta McPhail is currently an independent consultant and trainer specializing in Supply Chain and Project Management. 

In her 25 plus year career, she has extensive cross functional experience in all levels of Supply chain with a focus on continuous improvement.  Roberta brings to the table expert knowledge in the areas of:  Project Scheduling, Master scheduling, repetitive/lean scheduling, forecasting, demand mgt, international procurement, distribution planning and MRPERP systems. Roberta has held senior level positions responsible for the planning, execution and distribution processes for multi-site multinational manufacturing companies.  This would include senior planning responsibilities for both China and Indian Operations.   Her current side project is exploring the use of free open-ERP solutions for businesses.

Roberta is certified CPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CDDP, CDDL, CLTD and PMP.   She currently is teaching APICS certification classes as a Master Instructor for the APICS Vancouver chapter via British Columbia Institute of Technology and Camosun College as well as corporate engagements thru out British Columbia Canada.   She is the 1st instructor in North America to become both CDDP and CDDL instructor endorsed from the Demand Driven Institute and is also a Fresh Connections Simulation trainer.  

Roberta’s presentation style has been described as Dynamic, Fun and Educational.  You will find her sense of humor refreshing and excels at making technical material easy and enjoyable to learn.

You can contact her via robertamcph@gmail.com and her linkedin info https://ca.linkedin.com/in/robertamcph



$2,100.00 Currently an APICS Plus member - all materials and exam included - - please fill in all the your registration details

$2,400.00 Currently a non member - includes membership, all materials and exam - obtain an apics number first from www.apics.org via a new user application - please fill in all the your registration details