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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.

APICS-PS, email: info@apics-ps.org, phone:  425-468-6178

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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

 

Western Washington

College of Business and Economics

Executive Education

Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Program, Advanced Edition 2019

Seattle, April 15-16

A compass pointing at the word Sustainable in a green colored text

Welcome the opportunity to become a Certified Sustainability Practitioner and Leader within your organization.

The College of Business and Economics, in partnership with the Centre for Sustainability and Excellence (CSE) happily invites you to the upcoming Advanced Certified Sustainability Practitioner Program to be held in Seattle.

The program offered by CSE is the leading program in the field of Sustainability certifying over 1700 Managers, CSOs and 90% of the FT 500 firms from 50 countries so far. CSE has been approved by CMI (Chartered Management Institute), in offering certified trainings for CSOs, CSR Managers, Communication Directors, HSE Managers and other executives. CSE is also Green America certified business, and training partner to the Sustainability Management Association (SMA).

For more information and registration link:

https://cbe.wwu.edu/executive-education

 

APICS Puget Sound & Everett Community College

APICS Puget Sound Chapter is partnering with Everett Community College for APICS Principles Courses.  There are free sessions on Manufacturing Operations Management.  Current courses are Inventory Management Essentials and Principles of Manufacturing Management

To learn more about the courses, visit:  https://www.campusce.net/everett/course/course.aspx?catId=544

To learn more about EvCC Manufacturing Operations  Management Certificate Program:  https://www.everettcc.edu/ccec/certificate-programs/manufacturing-operations

 

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, Feb 11, 25, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and May 6, and 13 .

Apr 1
Apr 4
May 15

Board of Dirctors

APICS Members Welcome
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Jun 3

CPIM Part 1

June 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27
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Jun 26

Board of Directors

APICS Members Welcome
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Jul 15

CPIM Part 2

July 15, 18, 22, 25, 29, August 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26
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Aug 27

Board of Directors

APICS Members Welcome
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Sep 9

CPIM Part 1

Sept 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30, & Oct 3
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Oct 5

CSCP

Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26, & Nov. 2
Register Now