The Association for Operations Management is the leader in membership, certification, and education programs serving nearly 40,000 members globally. APICS certification programs are recognized worldwide as the standard of professional excellence in supply chain and operations management. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry experts to increase bottom-line efficiency and effectiveness.

What you get when you join APICS is more than a membership with the industry leader in supply chain and operations management. What you get is a community. The Piedmont Triad chapter of APICS is dedicated to providing you with resources to take full advantage of all APICS has to offer.

Benefits of participating in our Piedmont Triad APICS chapter:


Get to know operations and supply chain professionals in your area.

Opportunity: Involvement with our chapter yields valuable industry connections that could lead to your next job, or provide you with opportunities to have an impact on your community. With more than 240 North American chapters and over 50 international associates, APICS offers qualified industry professional the opportunity to participate on APICS boards and committees in the areas of education, certification, and professional development, offering significant opportunities to guide the growth of the profession and give back to the operations management community.


The PTC APICS chapter offers courses to help you expand your professional knowledge and skills and make yourself more employable. APICS offers three comprehensive certification programs, Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) and Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP). To date, nearly 90,000 professionals worldwide have earned their APICS CPIM designation, with nearly 7,500 operations and supply chain professionals having earned the APICS CSCP designation.  To ensure educational opportunities exist for those not seeking certification but need the knowledge, the Principles Of Operations Management series is also available.

Our APICS Piedmont Triad Chapter:

• Supports current and future leaders of the profession

• Teaching skills and concepts to build members' knowledge and competency

• Holding chapter educational and networking events to expand member knowledge base and professional contacts


• Gain competitive edge

• Have better career opportunities

• Enhance career performance

• Experience greater job satisfaction

Join APICS today!