APICS CSCP  Module 02 - Supply Chain Planning and Execution 

Section A: Procure/Deliver Goods and Services

Chapter 1: Demand Management

Topic 1: Components of Demand Management
Topic 2: Forecasting Demand
Topic 3: Demand Prioritization
Topic 4: Demand Management Functional Responsibilities and Interfaces

Chapter 2: Operations Planning and Control

Topic 1: Implementation of Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)
Topic 2: Master Scheduling
Topic 3: Controlling Priorities
Topic 4: Materials and Inventory
Topic 5: Capacity Management, Planning, and Control

Chapter 3: Inventory Management

Topic 1: The Need for Inventory
Topic 2: Aggregate and Item Inventory Management
Topic 3: Flow of Inventory
Topic 4: Functions of Inventory
Topic 5: Inventory-Related Cost Categories
Topic 6: Effects of Inventory on the Financial Statements
Topic 7: Inventory Planning
Topic 8: Inventory Control

Chapter 4: Supply Management

Topic 1: Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
Topic 2: Make-Versus-Buy Analysis
Topic 3: Range of Buyer-Supplier Relationships
Topic 4: Developing Supply Plans
Topic 5: Contracting
Topic 6: Expediting

Chapter 5: Warehousing, Logistics, and Transportation

Topic 1: Warehouse Management Introduction
Topic 2: Warehousing Objectives and Considerations
Topic 3: Warehouse Capacity Forecasting and Planning
Topic 4: Materials-Handling
Topic 5: Tradeoffs between Warehousing and Transportation Processes
Topic 6: Logistics Introduction
Topic 7: Logistics Objectives and Considerations
Topic 8: Transportation Objectives and Considerations
Topic 9: Transportation Capacity Forecasting and Planning
Topic 10: Use of Logistics Service Providers
Topic 11: Modes of Transportation and Considerations for Selection
Topic 12: Expediting Processes
Topic 13: Delivery Patterns

Chapter 6: Monetary, Regulatory, and Trade Considerations

Topic 1: Currency Considerations and Funds Flow
Topic 2: Regulatory Requirements
Topic 3: Trade Considerations

 

Section B: Manage the Relationship with Supply Chain Partners

Chapter 1: Segmentation

Topic 1: Segmentation and Customer-Driven Marketing
Topic 2: Market Segmentation
Topic 3: Customer and Supplier Segmentation
Topic 4: Segmentation by Other Supply Chain Partners

Chapter 2: Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

Topic 1: Introduction to Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Topic 2: CRM Strategy
Topic 3: Customer Selection or Segmentation
Topic 4: Customer Relationship Types
Topic 5: Performance Management
Topic 6: Technology Usage

Chapter 3: Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)

Topic 1: Introduction to Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)
Topic 2: Supplier Selection
Topic 3: Supplier Relationship Types
Topic 4: Performance Management
Topic 5: Technology Usage

Chapter 4: Linkages between CRM and SRM

Topic 1: How Various Organizations Can Leverage CRM and SRM
Topic 2: Negotiation and Collaboration
Topic 3: Terms and Conditions
Topic 4: Contracts and Enforceability

 

Section C: Manage Reverse Logistics

Chapter 1: Reverse Logistics

Topic 1: Reverse Logistics Introduction
Topic 2: Strategy and Design for Reverse Logistics
Topic 3: Reverse Logistics Benefits and Costs

Chapter 2: Waste Considerations

Topic 1: Waste Hierarchy
Topic 2: Waste Exchange and Hazardous Waste