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APIC 1191 - Supply Chain Professional Certification (CSCP)

Production and Inventory Control Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) course provides the student with a comprehensive view to the CSCP learning system expands the student's knowledge and expertise in the supply chain management field. Topics of study include supplier and customer relations, international trade, physical logistics, and the use of information technology as a supply chain enabler. In addition, it helps the student prepare for the CSCP exam.





Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 38458

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Dec 08 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 08 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery


Roberta McPhail

Course Outline




  1. Be advised this program is an advanced study in supply chain. This is not an entry level program. For those wishing to obtain their CSCP certification there are prerequisites and you must apply and be qualified to write the certification exam (administered externally). To check prerequisites and apply for eligibility to write the exam, go to: For those wishing to take this program for BCIT credit and do not want professional certification, it is highly recommended that you review the prerequisites as well to determine your ability to participate and successfully complete. Please contact for more info. 2. Additional APICS course material (printed course ware and access to online learning) is required and will be provided to the student at the first session of the course. The cost of this material is $1195 payable to APICS Vancouver (cash, cheque or credit card).

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Understand how successful supply chain management adds value to your organization.
  • Learn how to develop a supply chain strategy that aligns with corporate strategy.
  • Understand natural dynamics within the supply chain to optimize performance and profitability.
  • Evaluate the process constraints and choices within global logistics.
  • Understand how customer data can improve service performance and increase value to suppliers and customers.
  • Understand the strategic importance of purchasing and supplier relationships.
  • Understand the innovative technologies enabling collaborative commerce and global visibility.
  • Use Certification Study Guides and on line Learning System for CSCP exam preparation.

Effective as of Fall 2010

Related Programs

APIC 1191 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate


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