APICS (now ASCM) Certification and Benefits
APICS (now ASCM) CPIM Educations helps the aspirants as well as practitioners in the fields of Organization Design, Production and Inventory Management, Supply Change Management, Procurement & Material Management, and Purchasing & Planning to prove and improve the level of understanding in this area.
Some of the benefits of attaining the certification as we see from APICS are ability to provide more value to the Organization, build the capability and set yourself apart from peers and contribute to reduce the Costs and improve the Manufacturing and Delivery Performance.
About the Practice Kit
This set of Practice questions focused mainly on the module Detailed Scheduling and Planning helps students refresh their knowledge by checking their level of understanding in Execution and Control Operations. There are three kits with 200 well designed Questions . The intention of making one large kit covering the diverse topics is to create an experience close to one of the REAL exams.
The topics covered include
•Planning Material and Operations (40 Questions): This part covers the topics of
•Planning material and Operations
•Inventory Basics, Accounting and Control (85 Questions): The mega kit covers the topics of
• Inventory Basics,
•Accounting and Control of Inventory (Keeping a track of inventory, Alternative costing methods, Item identification, Inventory locating methods, Stock Keeping, Inventory Counting and Record Keeping)
•Inventory Replenishment (75 Questions): This part covers the topics of
•Types of replenishment approaches,
•Handling Demand and Supply Uncertainty
How we designed the Questions
While the questions are based on the APICS CPIM concepts many questions are scenario based to answer which, the students need to apply their concepts and answer. And good number of questions has combination of multiple options as the right answer to enable the aspirants consolidate their understanding to the full extent. The answers are associated with explanation on the correct answer option and why other options are not correct or not relevant in the context of the Question. Some of the answers can be correct in relevance to the scenario and best among the answer options given.
The Questions at times are deliberately associated with Extraneous information when the students must still pick the relevant content to provide the correct answer.
Students will agree there was long and deep thought process while designing the questions to sharpen the concepts, consolidate the understanding of concepts as well as the platform to check the level of knowledge attained. We wish you the greatest success in enriching the knowledge and certification.
We wish a great success to all our enrolled students.