Butler Community College


CPIM - APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management

Date: Tuesday November 4, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Location: Butler Community College - El Dorado, 901 S. Haverhill Road, El Dorado, KS
Price: $297 for each of the 5 required courses
The APICS CPIM program has been organized into five modules, each
focusing on key areas of study that are integral to an understanding and mastery of production and inventory management principles. Candidates must pass an exam for each of the modules to successfully complete the APICS CPIM program. The APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain
Management module has been updated to keep pace with the rapid changes in the marketplace and to better align with the APICS CPIM exams.

Introduction to Materials Management (optional)
Dates to be announced
This is an introductory class highly recommended for anyone
considering CPIM certification but it is not a required course in the program. It is based upon the Tony Arnold text and describes the basics of supply chain management, manufacturing planning and control systems, purchasing, and physical distribution.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (Entry Mode)
Tuesdays, Feb. 18—Mar. 25, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain from suppliers to customers are covered in the Basics module. Supply chain concepts are introduced and basic terminology emphasized, as are relationships among activities in the supply chain. Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the other APICS CPIM modules, which cover similar topics but in much greater depth.

Master Planning of Resources (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Apr.15—May 20, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The topics of demand management, sales and operations planning, and master scheduling are examined in-depth in this module. Both supply and demand planning for mid– to long-term independent demand are discussed. Priority planning and capacity planning issues also are addressed.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Jun. 10—Jul. 15, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The subject matter of this module includes inventory management, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, procurement, and supplier relationships.

Execution and Control of Operations (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Aug. 5—Sep. 9, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The principles, approaches and techniques needed to schedule, control, measure, and evaluate the effectiveness of production operations are covered in this module. A broad range of production operations are
reviewed including project, batch, line, continuous, and remanufacturing environments.

Strategic Management of Resources (Capstone Module)
Tuesdays, Sep. 30—Nov. 4, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
This module covers strategic planning and implementation and describes how market requirements drive the resources and processes of an organization. It helps you explore the relationship among existing and emerging
processes and technologies to manufacturing strategy and supply chain-related functions.

  • Harold C. Smith Cultural Series

Harold C. Smith Cultural Series

Date: Tuesday November 4, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Butler of El Dorado, Hubbard Welcome Center
Price: Free & Open to the Public
The Journey to Bring BATMAN to the Silver Screen

Michael Uslan
Originator & Executive Producer of all Batman Movies
From 1989’s Batman through 2012’s The Dark Knight Rises to 2016’s Batman vs Superman

In an inspiring program, Michael Uslan takes audiences along on the journey of creating his career to bringing Batman successfully to the big screen. He shares the principles that allowed him to persevere despite repeated rejection and encourages audiences everywhere to reach for their dreams and believe in themselves.