CPIM Review Program / Prep Courses



The Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM) offers CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management) review program/prep courses to community college and university students ONLY. Individuals and working professionals who do not hold student status and interested in CPIM prep courses should contact APICS North Texas for registration.

CPIM Review Program Prepares Students for Careers in the Areas of

  • Production and inventory management
  • Operations
  • Supply chain management
  • Procurement
  • Materials management
  • Purchasing

CPIM Review Program Benefits

  • Increase functional knowledge of production and inventory management
  • Maximize ROI on the systems and technologies within organization
  • Master the tools needed to effectively manage global supply chain activities
  • Gain knowledge to apply principles of ERP software within organization
  • Earn customer satisfaction by delivering Lean/Just-in-Time products and services
  • Create consistency and foster collaboration through best practices

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BSCM – Basics of Supply Chain Management

The course covers the concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain from suppliers to customers including manufacturing, distribution, service, and retail industries. It also covers the fundamental relationships in the design, planning, execution, monitoring, and control that occur.

MPR – Master Planning of Resources

The course explains how to apply the principles of demand management, sales and operations planning, master scheduling, distribution planning and to identify conditions that require action. This module evaluates knowledge of both supply and demand planning for mid- to long-term independent demand.

DSP – Detailed Scheduling and Planning

Students will learn how to acquire a working knowledge of the tools and techniques for planning of inventory, including planning techniques such as material requirements planning (MRP), capacity requirement planning (CRP) and lean projects. The course also explains the effect of using each technique such as standard measurements for inventory, materials, capacity and supplier performance and recognize when to escalate issues.

ECO – Execution and Control of Operations

The course explains how to translate plans into operational activities, define and apply techniques in the operations field. The focus will be on comparing actual output to plans and taking appropriate corrective actions, communicating ideas in a group setting and instructing others in tasks, explaining the release of work and reporting performance through data collection and understanding the execution of quality initiatives and continuous improvement plans.

SMR – Strategic Management of Resources

The course covers concepts that require a combination of elements and higher thinking within the entire CPIM body of knowledge. This includes knowing the relationship of existing and emerging processes and technologies to operations and supply chain functions as well as understanding various business environments. It also explains how business strategies are developed and how operation strategies are implemented.

Bob Kohankie, MBA, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP

Bob has been an active APICS member as well as business concept educator, system trainer, consultant and adjunct professor for 35 years. His industry experience includes healthcare, automotive, textil, oil and gas, energy, high tech, DOD and has been a speaker at various conferences.

He recevied his BS in Industrial Management and Accounting from Miami University and MBA from Babson College. Bob retired from the US NAVY as a Lt. Commander after 20 years. He is also a Vietnam Veteran and is Submarine Qualified.

Terry Egan, MBA, CPIM

Terry is an experienced supply chain professional with expertise in inventory management, vendor management, distribution operations, manufacturing planning, contracts negotiation and global strategic sourcing. He has held leadership roles at Motorola, Verizon, Neiman Marcus, and Nokia.

He is a recognized CPIM instructor and has taught courses at local manufacturing companies and universities. Terry received his BS from DePaul University in Operations Management and an MBA in Management from Abilene Christian University.

Jim Hogan, MBA, CPSM, CPM, CPIM

Jim is Senior Director of Procurement for the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. Jim has 30 years of experience in purchasing, operations, manufacturing, materials, contracts, project management, supplier and customer relationship management and government purchasing. He has previously held a number of management and leadership positions at Steelcase, Applied Materials, Brooks Instrument, Carrier, Trane and General Electric.

Jim is a six sigma green belt an accomplished CPIM instructor and currently teaches Purchasing and Sourcing Management at the University of Texas at Dallas. He received his BS in Engineering Operations from Iowa State University and MBA in Production and Operations Management from the University of Texas at Tyler.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM)

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3
Session 4
Session 5
Session 6
25-Jan
26-Jan
1-Feb
2-Feb
8-Feb
9-Feb
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
1:00-7:00
3:00-8:00
1:00-7:00
3:00-8:00
1:00-7:00
3:00-8:00
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Master Planning of Resources (MPR)

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3
Session 4
Session 5
Session 6
22-Mar
23-Mar
29-Mar
30-Mar
5-Apr
6-Apr
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
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Detailed Scheduling and Planning (DSP)

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3
Session 4
Session 5
Session 6
26-Apr
27-Apr
3-May
4-May
10-May
11-May
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
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Execution and Control of Operations (ECO)

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3
Session 4
Session 5
Session 6
24-May
25-May
31-May
1-Jun
7-Jun
8-Jun
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-5:00
3:00-7:00
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Strategic Management of Resources (SMR)

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3
Session 4
Session 5
Session 6
5-Jul
6-Jul
12-Jul
13-Jul
19-Jul
20-Jul
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
Saturday
Sunday
1:00-06:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-6:00
3:00-7:00
1:00-6:00
3:00-7:00
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