APICS certifications are recognized worldwide as the standard of professional excellence in operations and supply chain management. Getting certified is a critical step in your supply chain and operations management career path. APICS Charlotte offers live, instructor-led certification programs in conjunction with an online learning system.

APICS delivers three certification programs:

  • CPIM:  APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management 

  • CSCP: APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional 

  • CLTD:  APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution 


CPIM: Certified in Production and Inventory Management 

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 better serves 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.


CSCP: Certified Supply Chain Professional

The CSCP program helps you demonstrate your knowledge and organizational skills for developing more streamlined operations. Since its launch in 2006, more than 24,000 professionals in 100 countries have earned the CSCP designation.


CLTD: Certified in Logistics, Transportation & Distribution 

The CLTD program helps you demonstrate in-depth knowledge of a broad range of supply chain logistics topics to set you apart from your peers — proving your high level of knowledge and skills. Join the more than 1,000 professionals since the program launch in 2016 who have mastered essential knowledge and concepts to streamline logistics operations.