About APICS Tappan Zee


The Tappan Zee Chapter of APICS

primarily serves the metropolitan
New York areas of Westchester and Rockland Counties and New York City.
The Chapter’s Mission is to be the premier provider of educational and networking services for Operations Management professionals. Our goal is to help you and your business operate more efficiently and improve your profitability.    Read More.

CPIM Certification Classes

Our instructor-led course is now available. To aid you in preparing for your certification exams, the APICS Tappan Zee Chapter offers certification courses. The course for each module consists of three full-day, instructor-ledsessions, and the full complement of courses are offered multiple times during the year.
Learn More & Register

SCM Webinar Series - Free

MicroCraft "Lunch & Learn"
Webinar Series - Informative Topics, Scheduled Monthly And Archived For Future Reference

These webinars are 15-20 minute sessions (from Noon to 12:20 PM EDT) designed for the busy Supply Chain Management professional looking for quick, easy to understand information on new techniques and how they are being used in todays business environment.

Visit the MicroCraft Website For
Schedule & Topic Details

APICS Membership

Join the APICS Tappan Zee Chapter

The APICS community is composed of nearly 35,000 individuals from 20,000 companies worldwide across all segments of manufacturing, service, retail, and wholesale industries. APICS members hold titles from production and inventory manager and director of global supply chain to vice president of operations and chief financial officer.    Read More.

Our Board of Directors

Become A Board Member

Do you have an interest or desire to meet people, help run a small not-for-profit business, and donate time to a well recognized organization while earning re-certification points? If you answered yes to any or all of the above, then maybe a role working our Board of Directors is for you. The board of directors is made up of dedicated volunteers working in various capacities to support the programs of APICS in our area.
Read More

Next Event - October 20th - "Key Trends in Energy Procurement"

October 20, 2016 - "Key Trends in Energy Procurement"

Our Speaker- Gary Levitan, CEM, CDSM Director of Business Development, Utility Services at Ecova

Learn the top short term and long term strategies companies are taking to grow their business.
Attendees will hear about the key issues facing procurement & supply professionals from industry expert Gary Levitan. Hear what leading companies are doing and how they are saving millions of dollars.
Read More. -->

CSCP Certification Classes

2015-2016 CSCP Course Schedule

Our instructor-led course is now available, offering 42 hours of classroom time, enhanced CSCP courseware, 50 extra exercises and up to extra exercises and up to 2,200 additional CSCP in-class practice questions to help you better understand the material. Our course focuses on key concepts, definitions, relationships, and various CSCP calculations, and it provides numerous examples on how companies apply these concepts. We also offer a free copy of the APICS CSCP Instructor Visual booklet and extra additional assistance to help you prepare to take the exam.
Finally, we permit our students to retake the course at no charge for any reason. Learn More & Register.

APICS Certification in
Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD)

CLTD Courses Coming in 2016

The new APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) certification program will set the global standard for logistics best practices. Candidates completing the comprehensive program will demonstrate in-depth knowledge of a broad range of LTD topics.

The CLTD is designed to provide supply chain professionals with a strong body of knowledge plus information on industry best practices and the use of technology. This program, which is designed for anyone in the logistics, transportation, and distribution fields, will focus on eight content areas:

  1. Logistics and Supply Chain Overview
  2. Capacity Planning and Demand Management
  3. Order Management
  4. Inventory and Warehouse Management
  5. Transportation Management
  6. Global Logistics Considerations
  7. Logistics Network Design
  8. Reverse Logistics and Sustainability

The APICS Tappan Zee Chapter plans to offer both public and in-house CLTD certification courses in 2016.

If you have interest in being one of the first to earn your CLTD, please let us know. We will contact you as additional information becomes available. Contact Howard Forman via email or
call (973) 838-5946 if you have any questions regarding any APICS certification program, to learn more about when and where the courses will be held, or to schedule an in-house CSCP, CPIM or CTLD course.

Visit the APICS CLTD Webpage For
Additional Information