Supply chain management

The Open Business School is APICS International Channel Partner since 2009.  APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain and operations management and the leading provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. APICS was founeded as the American Production and Inventory Control Society in 1957. And now with over 43,000 members and more than 300 international partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers.

Advance Your Career With APICS Certifications
Whether you are starting out as an operations assistant, or you are a senior manufacturing expert with years of mechanical systems or vendor management experience, APICS will
  • keep you up-to-date and industry-savvy on current news and events.
  • give you the leverage you need to advance your career.
  • enhance your operations and supply chain management skills.
  • make you a valued leader within your organization.
The Open Business School provides training to APICS certifications:
  • APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)
    • Topics cover end-to-end supply chain requirements from the first supplier to the end customer—the only certification of its kind in the industry today.
    • Helps supply chain professionals handle much more than ever before.
    • Get frequent updates based on current regulations.

  • APICS SCOR® Professional Endorsement (SCOR-P)
    Expand your credentials and knowledge with an APICS SCOR-P endorsement. Learn techniques for managing a global supply chain and measuring its performance.

Exams carried out through the system in 30 cities of Russia.  In St. Petersburg we suggest you take the exams in "Eureka".    The rules and dates of exams.

We offer public workshops and private couching lessons supported by an official trainer.

Also we offer inhouse courses for companies if several colleagues or employees striving for an exam. Your advantages: in addition to more favorable conditions per participant, the trainer can integrate or focus on specific issues which are relevant for your company.
Please contact us for more information.

Schedule of public workshops for exams APICS CPIM and CSCP 2016. 

Exam preparation workshop


 CPIM Basics of Supply Chain Management

   26 - 28 september 2016 

 CPIM Master Planning of Resources

22-24 october 2016 

 CPIM Detailed Scheduling and Planning

21-23 november 2016 

 CPIM Execution and Control of Operations


 CPIM Strategic Management of Resources  

 Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) 

8-11 november 2016 

 APICS Exam Windows

04.06 - 02.07.2016
13.08 - 10.09.2016
29.10 - 17.12.2016

Workshops are held in the conference hall Open Business School