THE APICS CERTIFIED SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONAL (CSCP) INTRODUCTION

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is recognized worldwide as the premier supply chain management educational and certification program. More than 20,000 professionals in 82 countries have earned the APICS CSCP designation

Owning an APICS CSCP designation means that your ability is regconized as expert at global level, your value is enhanced, your knowledge has been firmed and qualified enough to help promote your conpany’s status and competitive ability.

In Viet Nam, learners who have participated in Supply Chain Management Fundamental Course at FMIT Institute can expand their knowledge by registering for CSCP Preparation Course and taking the CSCP Exam to confirm their ability.

This exam preparation course is designed for individuals participated the Supply Chain Management Fundamantal Course or anyone who would like to take the CSCP Exam and need chances to interact to lecturers or other learners to gain high results.

Classes are guided by experts who have got the APICS CSCP designation and be regconized in the Instructor Development Program (IDP) of APICS. Therefore, leaners will have opportinities to get experience about the exams and effective tips shared by the experts.

APICS OVERVIEW

APICS, established in 1957 in the USA, is the leading professional organization in researching, training and providing certifications of supply chain management which is recognized worldwide. With over 43,000 members and more than 300 international partners, APICS has helped groups and corporations all over the world standardize management systems for best growth and reach global customers.

THE APICS CERTIFIED SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONAL (CSCP) OVERVIEW

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is recognized worldwide as the premier supply chain management educational and certification program. The APICS CSCP program takes a broad view of operations, extending beyond internal operations to encompass the entire supply chain—from supplier, through the company, to the end consumer.

The APICS CSCP designation:

  • Is the most widely recognized educational program for operations and supply chain management professionals around the globe
  • Is a designation that is sought by thousands of employers and recruiters provides you with a mastery of supply chain management best practices and distinguishes you as an industry expert with specialized, high-level knowledge and skills

Why should you earn the APICS CSCP designation?

APICS CSCP education is essential if you want to

  • Increase your knowledge and expertise in the field of global supply chain management, specifically in the areas of customer relations, international trade, information technology enablement, and physical logistics
  • Consult or facilitate supply chain functions or work with ERP systems
  • Create a common standard of understanding, vocabulary, resources, and frameworks within your company to address your supply chain challenges and opportunities.

An APICS CSCP designation will help you

  • Master the necessary tools to effectively manage global supply chain activities, including suppliers, plants, distributors, and customers around the globe
  • Acquire the skills you need to create consistency and foster collaboration through best practices, common terminology, and corporate communication
  • Understand how to use enterprise resources planning (ERP) systems and other technologies to improve the entire supply chain process
  • Maximize your organization's ERP investments by millions of dollars increase your professional value and secure your future.

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CSCP OUTLINE

SUBJECTDETAILED TOPICS
Section 1: Supply Chain Strategy
  • Business Models
  • Introductory to supply chain management
  • Objectives, Strategies, Mature periods of the supply chain
  • Macro- and Microeconomic Considerations
  • Accounting and Financial Reporting Information
Section 2: Operation Planning & Control
  • Strategic, Business, Master, and Resource Planning
  • S&OP (Sales and Operations Planning)
  • Master Scheduling
  • Materials and Inventory
  • Capacity Management, Planning, and Control
Section 3: Demand Management
  • Components of Demand Management
  • Forecasting Demand
  • Demand Prioritization
  • Demand Management Functional Responsibilities/ Interfaces
Section 4: Design the supply chain
  • Market, Financial, and Product Research and Modeling
  • Collaboration with Supply Chain Partners
  • Supply Chain Design and Configuration
  • Fulfillment Strategies Considering Market Requirements
  • Product Design for New Products or Requirements
  • Supply Chain Network Optimization
  • Information Technology and Supply Chain Management
  • Key Technology Applications
  • Data Acquisition and Management
Section 5: Segmentation
  • Segmentation and Customer-Focused Marketing
  • Customer Segmentation
  • Segmentation of Suppliers or Other Supply Chain Partners
Section 6: Customer Relationship Management
  • Introduction to Customer Relationship Management
  • CRM Strategy
  • Performance Management
  • CRM Technologies
Section 7: Inventory Management
  • Inventory Basics
  • Aggregate and Item Inventory Management
  • Inventory Costs and Accounting
  • Inventory Planning
  • Inventory Control
Section 8: Logistic & Transportation
  • Introduction to Logistics
  • Logistics Service Providers
  • Promote Transportation
  • Introduction to Reverse Logistics
  • Strategy and Design for Reverse Logistics
  • Transportation Objectives and Constraints
  • Transportation Modes
  • Mode and Carrier Selection
Section 9: Supplier Relationship Management
  • Calculate Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
  • Make-Versus-Buy Analysis
  • Range of Buyer-Supplier Relationships
  • Developing Supply Plans
  • Supplier Relationship Management
  • Supplier Selection
  • Strategic Alliances
  • SRM Technologies
Section 10: Warehouse management
  • Warehouse Objectives and Planning
  • Warehouse Capabilities
  • Materials Handling
Section 11: Linkages between CRM & SRM
  • How Organizations Can Leverage CRM and SRM
  • Contracts
Section 12: Risk management in Supply Chain
  • Risk Management
  • Risk Identification and Documentation
  • Supply Chain Risks
  • Qualitative Risk Analysis
  • Quantitative Risk Analysis
  • Risk Response Planning
  • Preventive and Contingent Action Plans for the Supply Chain
  • Business Continuity and Plan Implementation
  • Security and Regulatory Concerns
  • Risk Standards
Section 13: Supply Chain Metrics
  • Supply Chain Strategy and Metrics Selection
  • Customer and Financial Metrics
  • Operational Metrics
  • Measuring and Communicating Performance
  • SCOR Performance Measures
  • Measuring Operational and Financial Performance
  • Measuring Customer Service Levels
Section 14: Supply Chain Continuous Improvement
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Lean and Just-in-Time
  • Other Continuous Improvement Philosophies
  • Change Management
Section 15: Globalization
  • Monetary Considerations
  • Regulatory Considerations
  • Trade Considerations
  • Import/Export, Intellectual Property, and Licensing Compliance
  • International Accounting, Tax, and Labor Laws
Section 16: Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Triple Bottom Line
  • Sustainability Guidelines and Reporting Initiatives
  • Standards, Accreditations, and Certifications

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PROCEDURES FOR TAKING THE CSCP® EXAMS

I. APICS CSCP ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

To be eligible for the APICS CSCP, a candidate must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Possess at least three years of related business experience
  • Hold a conferred bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Hold a CPIM®, CFPIM®, CIRM®, SCOR-P®, C.P.M®, CSM®, or CPSM® designation

II. CSCP EXAM CONTENT:

There are 3 important Modules:

  • Module 1: Supply Chain Design
  • Module 2: Supply Chain Planning and Execution
  • Module 3: Supply Chain Improvements and Best Practices

III. APPLICATION PROCESS:

Cadidates without an APICS ID can obtain one by creating a web profile at apics.org/newuser. Candidates must complete the online application at apics.org/eligibity. Candidates will receive immediate status notification upon submission of application.

All candidates will be required to log in to their My APICS account and complete the Authorization to Test (ATT) Request Form. An ATT is required in order to schedule the exam with Pearson VUE and is valid for one exam window. A candidate must choose an exam window that falls within their six months ATT eligibility period. All ATTs expire six months from date of purchase. After payment iss applied, candidates receive an ATT confirmation email from APICS with scheduling instructions and other exam-related information. An ATT is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Cadidates must bring a valid primary identification, bearing a future expiration date that includes a recent photograph and signature:

  • Driver’s license, company ID (except in China)
  • Passport
  • Military ID
  • State ID

They also must bring a valid secondary identification that includes their signature:

  • Credit card
  • Check cashing card
  • Citizenship card
  • APICS membership card
  • Another ID from the primary list

The test center staff verifies only the first and last name on the IDs provided to ensure they match the first and last name on the exam registration.

Note:

  • APICS® reserves the right to randomly audit candidates’ qualifications and experience prior to approval. Candidates who have been randomly chosen for audit will also receive an immediate notification when applying along with detailed application audit instructions.
  • The first and last names on the ATT Request Form must mtach the forst and last names on the IDs that are used to access the test center.

IV. PREPARING FOR THE EXAM:

APICS® offers the following resources to build your knowledge of the APICS CSCP subject matter and to support the exam preparation:

  • CSCP® Learning System , a comprehensive professional development and exam preparation tool.
  • CSCP® Exam Content Manual provides an overview of the curriculum with test specifications, key terminology and questions with answers.
  • APICS® Dictionary, 15th Edition

V. EXAM INFORMATION:

  • The exam consists of 150 multiple-choice questions (130 operational and 20 pretest). Pretest questions do not contribute to the total score but are necessary for research purposes. Pretest questions are randomly distributed among the scored items and are used for statistical purposes only. Candidates should answer all exam questions.
  • Candidates have 3.5 hours to complete the exam.
  • Exam content is developed according to the test outline included in CSCP® Exam Content Manual and industry-validated by global subject metter experts.
  • APICS® uses a scaled score methodology, which is a technique for equating scores in which the degree of difficulty varies from one exam form to the next. The APICS CSCP score range is 200 to 350. Fail = 200-299, Pass = 300-350.
  • Exam will be delivered in four windows per year. Candidates are required to request an Authorization to Test (ATT) from APICS in order to schedule an appointment with Pearson VUE.

VI. PAYING FOR EXAM:

Through an APICS® Partner:

Candidates can purchase an exam credit through an APICS® partner. Exam credits are valid for six months from the date of issuance and must be used as payment for an exam ATT within that period. Exam credits are non-transferable and non-refundable. Candidates should contact their APICS® partner for information on exam pricing and procedures.

Through APICS®:

Candidate who do not purchase an exam credit through an APICS® partner will be prompted for payment prior to completing the ATT form.

The following pricing applies:

  • 1050 USD APICS PLUS member
  • 1300 USD APICS Nonmember
  • 450 USD retakes

Member pricing will be determined by member status on the APICS system at the time the request form is completed. Member price will not be applied retroactively. Exam fees are non-transferable and non-refundable. Rate are subject to change. Local taxes will apply.


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THE INFORMATION OF COURSE CSCP® PREPARATION

COURSELOCATIONSTART DATETIME FOR LEARNINGDURATIONSCHOOL FEE
(VND/Student)
Original MaterialsHCM City17/04/2018Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Morning: 08:30 - 11:30
Afternoon: 13:30 - 16:30
4 days27.550.000
CSCP® Preparation21/08/20188.500.000
  • Payment mothod: By cash or banking transfer.
  • Accepting payment by credit card: MASTERCARD; VISA; SMARTLINK; JCB; UNION PAY; BANKNETVN

Incentives:

  • 5% discount for those who pay tuitition fees before 1 week
  • 5% discount for those who are old learners of FMIT / 35% discount for those who are registered the Supply Chain Management course

PREPARATION PROCESS: TO GET THE BEST RESULT, PARTICIPANTS SHOULD FOLLOW THE PROCESS BELOW:

  • Register the course to receive materials and online account
  • Read the document and review the program ( from 1 to 2 months before taking the course)
  • Participate in the preparation course at FMIT® Institute
  • Taking part in the CSCP® Exam

Non-fee retaking policy:

  • Learners are permitted to re-study freely if failed in the exam or not understood clearly and deeply the contents.

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