The APICS South Central Texas chapter delivers operations management and supply chain management classes throughout the central and southern parts of Texas.  Courses offered include CPIM(Certified in Production and Inventory Management), CSCP(Certified Supply Chain Professional), CLTD(Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution) and several shorter, non-certification courses.  For more information on the course content, see our APICS National website at

    We are also available to facilitate all programs at your business.  Contact Gopal Easwaran for more information

    Gopal Easwaran, VP Education
    APICS SCTX Chapter


    Upcoming Classes:

    Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) – Part 1
    CPIM Part 1 is the fundamental introduction into Supply Chain and Operations Management and has replaced the popular "Basics of Supply Chain Management" course.  This course explains supply chain terminology and basic concepts related to managing the complete flow of materials from suppliers to customers.  Not only is the flow of materials covered in CPIM Part 1, but also information and cash in context in value chain processes.  In addition, the course addresses:


    • Types of manufacturing systems,
    • Forecasting
    • Master planning
    • Material Requirements Planning
    • Capacity management
    • Production Activity Control
    • Purchasing
    • Inventory Management
    • Distribution
    • Quality Management
    • Just-In-Time manufacturing
    This instructor led review course is designed to prepare students for the first CPIM exam.  The course includes:
    • Reading materials - printed books, on-line embedded e-reader
    • Practice exams that mirror the CPIM Part 1 exam - approximately 500 test questions with feedback and answer rationales
    • On-line resource center
    • Non-transferable access to web-based study tools for a year
    • Complimentary APICS CPIM Exam Content Manual
    Start Date:
    April 5 - May 10, 2019 (Six consecutive Fridays)
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm


    5757 Farinon Drive
    San Antonio, TX  78249