CPIM All-In-One Exam Guide by F. Robert JacobsCPIM All-In-One Exam Guide by F. Robert Jacobs

CPIM All-In-One Exam Guide

byF. Robert Jacobs, Greg DeYong

Hardcover | March 9, 2018

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Cowritten by an architect of the CPIM exam and the APICS Operations Management Body of Knowledge (OMBOK), this is a complete study guide for all five Certified in Production and Inventory Management exams.

CPIM All-In-One Exam Guide covers all five of the challenging exams required to achieve the Certified in Production and Inventory Management credential. The book will help you prepare for the American Production and Inventory Control Society's (APICS) CPIM exam. The current test structure consists of:

  • Basics of Supply Chain Management (entry exam)
  • Master Planning of Resources (focused knowledge exam)
  • Detailed Scheduling and Planning (focused knowledge exam)
  • Execution and Control of Operations (focused knowledge exam)
  • Strategic Management of Resources (integrative exam)

    This comprehensive, authoritative exam guide includes sample tests, test-taking strategies, step-by-step examples, and much more. Coauthor Greg DeYong will be taking the exams while preparing the book and will share his experiences and recommendations so you will have a strategic advantage on exam day.

    • Expands the relevant sections of the OMBOK to include detailed explanations, study aids, step-by-step examples, and sample problems
    • Offers test-taking strategies from insiders, special CPIM vocabulary, and sample tests
    • Includes a diagnostic test that allows you to evaluate your own specific strengths and weaknesses prior to preparing for the exam
    • Both authors have been instrumental in writing questions for the CPIM exam; Jacobs also formulated some of the ideas on the APICS OMBOK
    • Additional exams available online
F. Robert Jacobs, Ph.D., is the Chase Faculty Fellow and Professor of Operations Management at the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University. He is coauthor of three OM textbooks: Operations and Supply Management: The Core (3rd edition 2012), Operations and Supply Management (14th edition 2013) and Manufacturing Planning and Contro...
Title:CPIM All-In-One Exam GuideFormat:HardcoverDimensions:9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:March 9, 2018Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071843779

ISBN - 13:9780071843775

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Table of Contents

1. Overview
2. FAQ
3. Test/Study Strategies
4. Diagnostic Test
5. OMBOK Introduction
6. Basics of Supply Chain Management
7. Master Planning of Resources
8. Detailed Scheduling/Planning
9. Execution & Control of Operations
10. Strategic Management of Resources