CPIM provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to effectively master the concepts, strategies and terminology to maximize the ROI on your organization’s systems and increase customer satisfaction.

With over 107,000 designees around the world, CPIM has been recognized globally as the standard of professional competence in production and inventory management since 1973.

Certification designed with you in mind.

CPIM is essential for professionals working in:

  • Production and inventory management
  • Operations
  • Supply chain management
  • Procurement
  • Materials management
  • Purchasing
  • Planning


Professional growth begins here.

Career Advancement:
Designees on average earn 12 percent more than their counterparts without the certification.

Professional Opportunities:
65 percent report that their CPIM designation made a positive impact in hiring decisions.

Increased credibility:
CPIM increases your knowledge and skills in the supply chain industry, helping you to stand out from your peers.

Professional opportunities

Your investment will continue to reward your efforts; your certification goes where you go and leads to recognition and respect for your abilities as a supply chain professional.

Exceptional exam preparation

Your journey begins with the CPIM Learning Systems for the Part 1 and Part 2 exams.

  • The CPIM Learning System is a comprehensive preparation option that builds on your strengths and improves your knowledge.
  • Choose the learning option that works best for you, instructor-led classes or study independently at your own pace.
  • Take the exams. CPIM designees must successfully pass two exams to earn the CPIM certification. 

Membership has its privileges.

Become an APICS PLUS member to receive significant savings on the CPIM Learning Systems, classes and exams. Join today at www.apics.org/membership .

Visit www.apics.org/cpim to learn more about the CPIM program.

APICS Fraser Valley CPIM Exam Preparation Instructor led Course Details

Complete your CPIM preparation through 9 condensed full-day courses held in the Fraser Valley. These course will provide online communication with the instructor and time to complete assignments. The full day sessions will be focused on the key CPIM materials while preparing the students for the Computer based exam.

  •          CPIM Part 1 – 1 Intro evening & 3 Saturdays
  •          CPIM Part 2 – 6 Saturdays 

**Note: Coffee, snacks, and a catered lunch are included in the pricing.

Bundled CPIM:
A package that includes all courseware/learning systems for CPIM Part 1 & 2 including exam credits. This is perfect for the student that plans on completing the CPIM and achieving certification in a 12 month period.

Un-Bundled CPIM:
A perfect package that includes all courseware/learning systems for a student that is not sure about completing the certification exams yet wants to study the APICS CPIM Body of Knowledge. The unbundled option does not include Exam Credits.

Exam Credits:
All Students must complete an ATT – Authorization to Test and purchase exam credits to take any computer based exam. APICS Chapters can assist in purchasing Exam Credits for any student.

CPIM Learning Systems:
Complete learning system that includes printed materials, E-Books, Online Portal, Practice Exams, and Quizzes.

CPIM Exam and Courseware Details at a Glance

Candidate Qualifications No College Degree Required
Study Methods
  • Self-study
  • Instructor-led
  • CPIM Learning System
  • Courseware materials
  • Online content and quizzes
Exam Details Must pass two computer-based exams to become certified
  • CPIM Part 1 – 150 Questions
  • CPIM Part 2 – 150 Questions
Exam Length
  • CPIM Part 1 – 3.5 Hours
  • CPIM Part 2 – 3.5 Hours

CPIM Instructor Led Course Pricing

Course PLUS Member Core/Non-Member
Bundled CPIM – Part 1 & 2
(Including Exam Credits)
$ 3,499 CDN
($500 Savings)
$ 3,750 CDN
CPIM Part 1 - Un Bundled $ 1,299 CDN $ 1,549 CDN
CPIM Part 2 – Un Bundled $ 1,499 CDN $ 1,749 CDN

CPIM Learning Systems and Exam Credits

CPIM Exam Credit – Part 1 $ 610 CDN N/A
CPIM Exam Credit – Part 2 $ 610 CDN N/A
CPIM Part 1 Learning System $ 590 CDN N/A
CPIM Part 2 Learning System $ 685 CDN N/A

**Note: Pricing is Subject to Change

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)