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QPS understands there is more to customer needs and making a quality product than meets the eye. We know and understand business systems, world class quality and the voice of the customer—it’s what has defined our success to date. Where do you source your raw material or from whom do you outsource services? Your final customer wants on-time and perfect—requiring companies to manage more than ever in their business supply chain. QPS will help you to go beyond customer expectations and deliver the best value for your money.

QPS Master Course List, The following list shows some of the training topics which can be customized to meet your needs. Please contact us at info@qpsinc.com for details.

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APICS - Certified Supply Chain Certification Prep

Course No. 237

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is the first and only supply chain certification that encompasses the end-to-end global supply chain (GSC), providing participants with the skills to effectively manage those activities that involve suppliers, plants, distributors, and customers located around the world. This course is designed to prepare attendees for APICS CSCP certification and covers all the required areas of the body of knowledge, as specified by APICS. Attendees will enhance their supply chain competency, enabling both professionals and employers by keeping organizations more competitive in today’s economy.

Course Benefits

Student will be able to examine and execute supply chain-related processes including forecasting, demand management, scheduling, master planning, supplier certification, communications, and managing customer expectations.
1. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
2. Assess internal operations for:
3. Inventory Management
4. Logistic management
5. Supply chain risk
6. Develop optimization plan
7. Apply GS strategies for products and services to benefit the use of global suppliers
8. Evaluate GS network and develop an improvement plan
9. Analyze demand forecast and measure supply chain performance for optimum capacity and capability
10. Identify risk throughout the supply chain
11. Evaluate options to minimize risk
12. Develop appropriate mitigation plans
13. Help your company reach its ideal supply chain state
14. Use data to link production, distribution, purchasing and service
15. Reduce waste in supply chains
16. Identify and classify supply chain risk and develop risk response plans
17. Improve communications throughout the supply chain

Prerequisites:

None for the course. Technology or Equipment Required Access to use of computer and internet. All courses are instructor-driven and provided via online or in-person. Certification Requirements To attain a certificate, attendees must pass the written examination, (earn a passing grade) in course assessments, and meet all prescribed professional requirements of attendance, participation, homework and learning objectives. Projects, class activities, workshop and brainstorming will be covered in the class. Homework is required. Candidates must meet ONE of the following requirements: Three years of supply chain experience Bachelor’s degree or in the international equivalent CPIM, CLTD (includes APICS Fellows), CTL, CIRM, SCOR-P, CPM, or CPSM designation

Duration:

Five Days; 35 Contact Hours

$2395 Includes materials, certificate of attendance. The material includes Book, CD with questions and materials.

Topics Covered:

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Instructor:

The instructor will be a Certified CSCP with 15+ years’ experience in industry.

Who Should Attend?

Professionals who are looking to obtain the CSCP certification or enhancing knowledge in Supply Chain.

For More Information:

Contact the Training Administrator info@qpsinc.com, Toll Free: 1-877-987-3801.

Note:

This course is also available for training onsite. A discount is available when 6 or more attendees enroll

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APICS – CPIM Certification Prep

Course No. 242

This course has been designed to prepare students for the APICS CPIM certification and learn all aspects of planning, scheduling, procurement, purchasing, supply chain and Systems. The course covers all the required areas of the body of knowledge, as specified by APICS. This certification will enhance your manufacturing and production control competency and the career.

Course Benefits

Participants will learn all areas of the APICS Body of Knowledge (questions/answers will be covered in the class.) including case studies.

Prerequisites:

None

Duration:

Eight Days

$3995

Topics Covered:
Details of Body of Knowledge at www.Apics.org
  • Basics of Supply Chain Management
  • Master Planning of Resources
  • Detailed Scheduling and Planning
  • Execution and Control of Operations
  • Strategic Management of Resources
Instructor:

The instructor is an APICS – CPIM certified with 20+ years of industry experience.

Who Should Attend?

Professionals who are looking to obtain the CPIM certification or enhancing knowledge.

For More Information:

Contact the Training Administrator info@qpsinc.com, Toll Free: 1-877-987-3801.

Note:

This course is also available for training onsite. A discount is available when 6 or more attendees enroll

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APICS – Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution Certification Prep

Course No. 243

This course has been designed to prepare students for the APICS CLTD certification and learn the aspects of logistics and supply chain, including capacity planning and demand management. Students will learn all phases of logistics, from the warehouse inventory to transportation, as well as global logistics networks and sustainability.

Prerequisites:

None

Duration:

Five Days

$2395

Topics Covered:
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Overview
  • Capacity Planning and Demand Management
  • Order Management
  • Inventory and Warehouse Management
  • Transportation Management
  • Global Logistics Considerations
  • Logistics Network Design
  • Reverse Logistics and Sustainability
Instructor:

The instructor is APICS – CLTD certified with 20+ years of industry experience.

Who Should Attend?

Professionals who are looking to earn an CLTD certification or enhance their logistics and distribution knowledge.

For More Information:

Contact the Training Administrator info@qpsinc.com, Toll Free: 1-877-987-3801.

Note:

This course is also available for training onsite. A discount is available when 6 or more attendees enroll

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Certified Supplier Auditor

Course No. 234

This course has been designed for supply chain and quality personnel that are charged with auditing and improving the suppliers. Supply chain and quality team members should learn best practices to audit suppliers and develop the suppliers for new challenges to receive quality products and services on time at the least cost.

This course involves the exam of two hours at the end. The certification will be based on the passing an exam and active participation in the class, exercises and workshop.

Course Benefits

Provide you with an understanding and gaining knowledge and tools for auditing and improving suppliers. The certification marks the competency in auditing the suppliers.

Duration:

Two Days

$1095

Topics Covered:
Module 1:
  • Understanding supply chain
  • Fundamentals of Lean Supply Chain
  • Exercise
Module 2:
  • Basic Quality system requirements review
  • Exercise: Identify auditing evidences needed for each requirements
Module 3:
  • Supplier survey process
  • Supplier Certification process
  • Exercise: Develop plan to implement supplier certification for each type of supplier
Module 4: 
  • Auditing concepts including process auditing
  • Preparing for the audit 
 Module 5: 
  • Conducting the audit –System, process and product
  • Workshop: Role Playing
Module 6:
  • Reporting and follow up
  • Workshop: closing meeting, Follow-up meeting
Module 7:
  • Root cause analysis
  • Corrective and Preventive actions
  • Exercise: A specified problem with supplier; doing an effective root cause analysis and CAPA
Module 8:
  • Continual improvement
  • Basic Improvement and auditing tools
  • Exercise: Dealing with suppliers on improvements and using problem solving basic tools
Module 9:
  • Forms and audit checklist
Who Should Attend?

Anyone responsible for working with suppliers

For More Information:

Contact the Training Administrator info@qpsinc.com, Toll Free: 1-877-987-3801.

Note:

This course is also available for training onsite. A discount is available when 6 or more attendees enroll

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Experts in Lean Six Sigma, Management System, Supply Chain, Project Management and Professional Development

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