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APICS Certification Study Materials (Smith)

This guide was designed to direct University of Houston students to materials needed to prepare for the APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) exam.

APICS Certification Study Materials

The guide was created to direct University of Houston students, faculty and staff to the study materials used for the APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) program.
The materials are only available at the M.D. Anderson Library (main campus) Permanent Reserves  located at the Service Desk. You must show your Cougar ID card in order to retrieve any of the items used for the program.

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

APICS has the best educational resources available to help you build your knowledge of industry practices and to support your certification exam preparation. APICS recommends reference texts to all APICS CPIM candidates.

This guide will provide an overview of the references listed by module:

Module 1: Basics of Supply Chain Management

Module 2: Master Planning of Resources

Module 3: Detailed Scheduling and Planning

Module 4: Execution and Control of Operations

Module 5: Strategic Management of Resources Module

 

The link below will take you to the APICS Careers, Education and Certification site:

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) References 

CPIM Primary Reference Series


The following titles are available within the UH Libraries Permanent Reserves collection. Included are books that will help to increase your knowledge of supply chains and project management. A Cougar ID card is required to request the materials listed below.

  • Project Management
  • APICS Dictionary, 13th edition
  • CPIM BSCM Practice Question Booklet
  • CPIM DSP Practice Question Booklet
  • CPIM MPR Practice Question Booklet
  • Designing and Managing the Supply Chaim
  • Juran's Quality Planning and Analysis, 5th edition
  • Master Scheduling in the 21st Century
  • Introduction to Materials Management
  • Manufacturing Planning and Control of Systems
  • Sales and Operations planning
  • Capacity Management
  • Service Management and Operations
  • Distribution Planning and Control
  • Lean Production Simplified
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Guide to the Project Management BOK
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • CPIM BSCM Reprints
  • Sales Forecasting
  • SMR Sourcebook
  • 2011 CPIM Exam Content Manual
  • CPIM MPR Reprints
  • CPIM ECO Practice Question Booklet
  • CPIM DSP Reprints
  • ECO Reprints
  • CPIM SMR Practice Question Booklet