APICS CPIM Learning System is a comprehensive professional development and certification preparation program based on the APICS CPIM body of knowledge. It combines reading materials with interactive web-based study tools.
Estimated total cost: $1,680 - $1,880*
Price varies by channel (direct sale or through partners).
Completion of the entire CPIM program will require approximately 113 hours. (39 for Part 1 and 74 for Part 2).
Total Cost of "Ownership" for Preparation for 2 CPIM Exams.
*All cost estimates in US Dollars and cost may vary based on shipping and tax.
Estimated total cost: $2,530*
Completion of the entire CPIM program will require approximately 175 - 225 hours.
The CPIM Learning System
includes reading materials, on-line assessments, flash cards and a final exam. If you take a partner class the CPIM Learning System may be included. Self-study benefits include:
Local classes are offered by recognized APICS instructors for our local chapters (200 in North America) or international partners (100 outside North America).
The APICS CPIM Learning System may be supplied by instructors. Please check with partners for purchasing options.
Estimated total average cost varies between: $3,500 and $5,000*
APICS does not control partner pricing, which can vary significantly based on partner location and partner-selected APICS course materials (e.g., Learning System, APICS Dictionary) and whether exam fees are included in the course price.
Completion of instructor led courses for Part 1 and Part 2 requires approximately 60 hours, plus 115 to 165 hours outside of class.
Estimated total average cost varies between: $4,500 and $6,000*
The advantages to a partner class includes having an APICS recognized instructor helping you prepare for the exam. They will review the material, provide opportunities for discussion and answer questions.