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APICS Puget Sound Chapter is a partner with APICS, a not-for-profit international educational organization respected throughout the world for its education and professional certification programs. With more than 70,000 individual and corporate members in 20,000 companies worldwide, APICS is dedicated to using education to improve the business bottom line.

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 President's Update

Certification Maintenance Update

The Annual APICS conference in San Antonio has just been completed.  One of the key announcements that came from this years conference is that begining January 2018, new expanded rules apply to certification maintenance points.  New eligible activities include relevant project management work, reading relevant books and participating in the APICS Mentorship Program and you can include them in your application submission now.

Continuing education

Earn one point per hour of education received for attending educational programs that directly relate to the supply chain/operations management industry, including APICS courses, college/university courses, seminars and conferences, workshops, in-house educational offerings sponsored by your employer.

Presentations, publications, and educational development

Earn two points per hour of education provided for conducting the following programs related to the suppy chain/operations sponsored by your employer.

  • Conferences
  • Courses (including certification review courses)
  • Meetings (instructional)
  • Seminars
  • Tutorials
  • Workshops

Points can also be earned for an article or contribution on a subject matter relating to resource management in the following:

  • Book
  • Booklet
  • Magazine
  • Monograph
  • Newsletter
  • Proceedings

 

For more certification maintenance point detail, please click this link: http://www.apics.org/docs/default-source/certification/updated-maintenance-point-structure.pdf

 

Oct 4

Red Dot CPIM

Class dates; CPIM Part 1, 4- Oct 8-Oct 15-Oct 22-Oct 29-Oct 5-Nov 12-Nov 19-Nov. CPIM Part 2, 7-Jan 14-Jan 21-Jan 28-Jan 4-Feb 11-Feb 18-Feb 25-Feb 4-Mar 11-Mar 18-Mar 25-Mar 1-Apr

Dec 12

Implementation of Capital Improvement Project [CIP] - Case Study From Solid Waste Division

Capital Project Improvement (CIP) projects are undertaken by King County to plan, design, and construct major utilities, environmental protection, and infrastructure need to provide multitude of services.
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Jan 15

CPIM I For Onsite and Remote Attendees

JAN 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31, FEB 5, 7
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Feb 26

CPIM II For Onsite and Remote Attendees

CPIM 2 Feb 26, 28 Mar 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28 Apr 2, 4, 9, 11, 16
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