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Become an APICS Certified in Planning and Inventory Management with our globally recognized APICS CPIM Course

CPIM course

Salary increase
up to 39%

Flexible studying

Study time aprox.
100 hours

APICS Tutors

11 Years
of lecturing

Why should you become APICS CPIM certified?

The pandemic has revealed the weak points of the supply chain. Consumer behavior has changed and with it the demands on the supply chain of companies.

The Certified in Planning and Inventory Management (CPIM) certificate provides you with the knowledge and tools to respond to supply disruptions, demand fluctuations and manage supply chain risks.

Earning the APICS CPIM certification demonstrates mastery of an organization’s internal operations and an in-depth understanding of materials management, master scheduling, forecasting, production planning and how it applies across the extended supply chain.

The CPIM certification sets you apart from your peers and proves your expertise in supply chain management. According to ASCM, CPIM graduates raise their salaries by up to 39 %.


Master in Planning and Inventory Management

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With CPIM certification you will be able to:

Identify, evaluate and mitigate risks

Improve efficiency

Increase inventory accuracy

Predict outcomes more accurately

Improve forecasting

Improve material and capacity planning

Increase productivity​

Increase customer satisfaction

Improve processes S&OP

Apply principles of enterprise resources planning (ERP)

and more...

CPIM Course

The content consists of 8 modules.

  1. Supply Chains and Strategy
  2. Sales and Operations Planning
  3. Demand
  4. Supply
  5. Detailed Schedules
  6. Inventory
  7. Distribution
  8. Quality, Technology and Continuous Improvement

After earning your CPIM you will be able to:

  • Increase inventory accuracy and reduce inventory
  • Improve forecasting
  • Improve the S&OP process
  • Manage and apply capacity resource planning
  • Work more productively with your company’s ERP system
CPIM course

Reading materials

All theoretical knowledge to pass the exam

Practical quiz at the end of each section

Reliable content

Covered in 3 books

E-learning platform

Available on mobile and desktop

Pre-test to determine where you stand

Practice quiz for each chapter

Chapter summary

Dictionary & Flashcards

Two sample exams

supplyCLDT exam 1

CPIM exam

  • Computer-based exam in Pearson VUE testing centers.


  • The exam voucher (credit) is valid 6 months after its activation.


  • Test consist of 150 multiple-choice questions.


  • You have 3.5 hours to complete the exam.


  • The score range is between 200 and 350 points, you need at least 300 points to pass the exam.


  • Results are available immediately after the exam.

Chose the study style that suits you best


Traditional classes combine the Learning System with the guidance of an APICS-recognized tutor.
Available in-person (2x 2 days) or online (10x 3,5 hours).


Ideal for those who want the support of a tutor but can't attend classes at the set times.
8 - 12 hours of one-to-one online tutoring.


You can study CPIM Course online on your own any time.

Corporate and Group

Tailor-made instructor-led classes for companies at your facility or virtually.

CPIM Costs


Learning System

1'500 €

excl. VAT.

APICS CPIM Certification Exam


1'300 €

excl. VAT.

Bundle #1


2'400 €

excl. VAT.

From our experience up to 90 % of employers are willing to take over the cost of this course.

Bundle #2


3'100 €

excl. VAT.

From our experience up to 90 % of employers are willing to take over the cost of this course.

Bundle #3


best value

3'950 €

excl. VAT.

From our experience up to 90 % of employers are willing to take over the cost of this course.

Are you ready to gain new knowledge in SCE? Check out our upcoming course dates.

APICS (ASCM) Membership & Community

Being an APICS student means joining a network of impassioned individuals dedicated to creating a better world through supply chain management.

Unlimited access to premium content on the Supply Chain Knowledge Center, ASCM's education and community portal

Access to exclusive networking opportunities within the largest online community of supply chain professionals

Savings on premier education programs, events and more

Included in all bundles within Supply Chain Education Courses

CPIM certification is suitable for professions across multiple industries


Category analyst
Supply chain analyst
Demand planner
Business process analyst
Planning engineer
Production scheduler
Inventory analyst
Replenishment manager
Materials manager
Plan manager
Demand manager
Commodity manager
Category manager
SCM Projet Managers
Production Planning Leader
ERP Application Specialist
ERP Application Manager
ERP Developer


Purchasing clerk
Procurement specialist
Materials technician
Purchasing agent
Sourcing specialist
Vendor manager
Purchasing manager
Sourcing manager
Supplier manager
Director of procurement
Procurement engineer
Master Planner


Production technician
Capacity manager
Quality manager
Quality technician
Quality specialist
Operational manager
Continuous improvement manager
Lean six sigma specialist
Production manager
Safety manager
Maintenance manager
Manufacturing engineer
Manufacturing manager
Plant manager
Production Supervisor
Continous Improvement Leader


Logistics coordinator
Load planner
Inventory associate
Inventory controller
Warehouse supervisor
Logistics manager
Export manager
Inventory control specialist
Logistics specialist
Distribution specialist
Warehouse manager
Logistics analyst
Distribution manager
Transport planner
Logistics Supervisor
Customer Order Desk Leader


Packaging engineer
Customer service representative
Route manager
Import manger
Reverse Logistics Manager

Consumer markets FMCG
Consumer Electronics

IT infrastructure
Energy – Oil & Gas
Logistics, transportation, distribution
Warehousing and inventory



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Study CPIM with Supply Chain Education

Unlike many APICS CPIM course providers, with Supply Chain Education, you can decide your own pace and participate in a four-day seminar split into two events where you profit from our expert knowledge and network with other professionals from the industry.

Supply Chain Education equips you with learning material in the form of books and an E-learning platform. You can measure your progress by taking pre-tests and quizzes at the end of each chapter.

In the end, you receive one credit for final exam, which must be done in person via a computer-based exam in Pearson VUE testing centers. You will know the results right after the test.

All of our materials and teaching sessions are in the English language.

After successful passing the exams, you will receive the globally recognised APICS CPIM certification.

Supply chain Chain Certificate

Official APICS partner since 2013

Supply Chain Education is an official APICS partner. Our mentors are certified and globally recognized APICS Training Partners and committed to enhancing our students’ core competencies in supply chain operations.

All mentors have a wealth of experience in supply chain management which we will be happy to share with you.

Supply chain education

Supply Chain Education

We deliver globally recognized APICS certifications, end-to-end learning and development with our industry experts and global standards to transform your supply chain.

Official APICS and ASCM partner

Teaching in English or Czech

Certified and experienced tutors

Individual approach

200+ Trained professionals

On-line or In person

Based in Prague, teaching accessible from the whole of Europe

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Supercharge your Supply Chain Expertise!

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