APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management.

Become an APICS Instructor and Help Others Succeed

APICS Instructor Development Program (IDP)

The APICS Instructor Development Program provides the resources you need to provide the highest-quality educational experience for your students. Learn innovative instruction techniques designed to help your students succeed in passing APICS exams and attaining certification. The APICS Instructor Development Program lets you expand the depth and breadth of courses you offer, giving you more earning potential as an APICS instructor.

To facilitate your success, APICS offers tiered instructor levels to help you hone your existing skills while developing more complex instructor skills. These tiers advance your success as an APICS instructor by pairing you with the best courseware to match your education and experience, and maximizing your earning potential

Associate
  • Ideal for beginning instructors, instructors with experience in one or two program areas, or more experienced instructors who only teach a particular program infrequently.
Lead
  • Designed for instructors with approved subject matter expertise in two to five subject areas.
Master
  • A perfect match for the most experienced, adept APICS instructors who set the standard for high-quality education.
  • Develop APICS courseware and evaluate other instructors’ performance.
Get started today! 2016 APICS Instructor Application With IDP Maintenance-revA4 and partner endorsement letter, send us an email at IDPapps@apics.org, or contact April Arnold, Professional Development, at 1-800-444-2742 or +1-773-867-1778, ext. 5820, for more information.

MetaOps TOP Facilitator Program Hosted by APICS

Are you looking to become a world-class facilitator that gets outstanding results? APICS has partnered with MetaOps to bring instructors and project managers the TOP Facilitator Program. This two-day workshop is designed to help you master the facilitation skills needed to engage learners and teams. This highly experiential workshop program is designed to teach best practices associated with facilitation and presentation skills for leaders, change agents, trainers, project managers and others.  Through repeated practice and feedback, participants become ready to apply these skills to their work immediately following the program.
Learn more and register today!