Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

For complete details about non-credit or continuing education programs and course offerings, visit the Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Web page of the Corporate and Continuing Education website. Central Piedmont also offers an Associate in Applied Science degree and certificates in Supply Chain Management and Logistics, now available through generous grant support from JPMorgan Chase. Visit the Supply Chain Management Web page for more details.

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution Exam Preparation (APX 8001)

The Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program of the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) is the first comprehensive educational program designed especially for supply chain management and operations professionals. The 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 program provides professionals with the knowledge necessary to understand and manage the integration and coordination of end-to-end supply chain activities. To earn the APICS CSCP designation, candidates must pass one comprehensive four-hour exam with 175 questions taken from more than 150 references.

Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

Exam preparation review courses are designed for professional operations and inventory management professionals who would like to earn the APICS professional CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management) designation. A weekend instructional format allows a concentrated review of topics.

Fast Track CPIM Exam Prep courses:

APICS Basics of Supply Chain Management
APICS Execution and Control of Operations
APICS Detailed Scheduling and Planning
APICS Strategic Management of Resources

Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD)

Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD) Exam Prep (APX 8001) is a 32-hour course for professionals who want to increase or validate their knowledge and expertise in the field.

Global Logistics

Employers may work directly with the college for start-up or growth to expand operations in global trade. Employers and organizations also may request a custom design and delivery of training to employees. Programs range in level of difficulty, length, and format while providing either skills and competencies alone or in conjunction with credit-based degrees and certificates.