Received From APICS 11/06/2015:

APICS is proud to announce the Piedmont Triad Chapter has received the 2015 CBAR Platinum Award designation, an admirable accomplishment for an APICS chapter. This designation signifies the Piedmont Triad Chapter’s commitment to providing an exceptional membership experience.

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Dec. 8, 2015 PDM

Building the First Oceangoing "Steamship" in History

Consider the Supply Chain and Project challenges in this venture! 

Presented by Historian and Acclaimed Speaker

John Laurence Busch

author of

"STEAM COFFIN: Captain Moses Rogers and The Steamship Savannah Break the Barrier."

For detailed event information and registration, click here



January 12, 2016  PDM

Cloud Computing ERP - Aspirin for Supply Chain Headaches! 

Sree Rajagopalan, CEO of the Murano Corporation, will discuss  Cloud computing’s potential benefits for Supply Chain, Logistics and Finance professionals.

Event Summary Info and Sign up Link here


PTC Professional Development Meeting Dec. 8, 2015, First Oceangoing "Steamship" Build
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
PTC Professional Development Meeting Jan. 12, 2016, Cloud ERP-Aspirin for Supply Chain Headaches
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
CPIM FasTrak: CPIM151601:Basics of Supply Chain Management
Saturday, January 16, 2016
CSCP Exam Preparation Workshop: 350-CSCP151603-SAT-DCL
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Workshops

  Did you know?

CSCP by the Numbers


You can gain your CSCP designation and start living the numbers with the PTC CSCP exam preparation workshops.  There are four classes scheduled in a variety of formats during this program year.  For more information about the program and a view of this years schedule of classes CLICK HERE.

Certified in Production & Inventory Management (CPIM) Workshops

   Did you know?

CPIM by the Numbers

The Piedmont Triad Chapter offers CPIM exam preparation workshops in a wide variety of formats to meet your needs.  See below to decide which format works best for you.

The CPIM FasTraK is designed for those who want to accelerate the entire CPIM program down to about 8-9 months.  These are daytime classes and pre-enrollment work is required.  To review this years schedule of classes and to register CLICK HERE.
In partnership with GTCC we offer CPIM classes. To register for these classes you must go to the GTCC website. Register at GTCC
CHAPTER CPIM Public Courses 
The chapter also hosts public classes for the CPIM modules.   For more information and a schedule of classes CLICK HERE 





The Piedmont Triad Chapter is the local affiliate of APICS serving North-central North Carolina and South-central Virginia area. The chapter is working to achieve its vision of "Creating sustainable excellence in Supply Chain and Operations Management in a dynamic environment”. We bring value to individuals, organizations and our communities by providing leading-edge educational and networking opportunities that support continued personal and organizational growth. For more information check out  About Us.

APICS is the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management and the premier provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) designations set the industry standard. With over 37,000 members and 287 international partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers. To learn more about APICS, visit
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