Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry experts to increase bottom-line efficiency and effectiveness. Visit apics.org to learn more about the Association for Operations Management.

The APICS Greater San Jose Chapter is a member of the APICS Pacific Western District. To view the district website please go to


Join APICS today to profit from our vast educational offerings, as well as the knowledge and experiences of thousands of other operations management professionals worldwide.  Learn more about becoming a member here.


APICS certification programs are recognized worldwide and provide operations management professionals with a relevant, essential education that equips them for today's fast-changing marketplace. Regarded as the standards of professional excellence and quality within the manufacturing and service industries, APICS’ certifications enhance your marketability and can lead to greater opportunities.

APICS currently offers two certification programs:

What does the APICS Platinum Status mean?

Here is the APICS announcement describing the APICS Platinum award. Platinum is the highest award in this ranking, and we are excited to be recognized as a chapter that is actively working with our members and friends to meet your needs.

Chapter Management Excellence is an integral component to enhancing the member experience. Successful APICS chapters provide their members with opportunities for stellar education, career development, and networking.

The APICS Chapter Benchmarking and Reporting (CBAR) program recognizes chapters that have exceeded minimum standards and exemplify excellence in overall chapter management. We are proud to announce the APICS Greater San Jose Chapter received the 2015 CBAR Platinum Award designation, an admirable accomplishment for an APICS chapter.

As a member of an APICS Platunum Award Winning Chapter, the CBAR designation signifies your chapter’s commitment to providing an exceptional membership experience.


When was the last time you looked at the APICS National website at www.APICS.org? Visit often for updates on events, such as the International Conference in Las Vegas

Visit the Center for Manufacturing Education website for other supply chain and manufacturing classes offered throughout the year.

If you're a member of LinkedIn, join APICS Greater San Jose Chapter group, as well as the APICS group (national).