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Rockville Public Weekly CLTD Workshop

May 16, 2018
5:30 PM EDT - 9:30 PM EDT

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Kaplan Rockville Campus
1390 Piccard Drive Suite 100
Rockville, MD 20850
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Scope:  CLTD covers concepts, tools and processes which illustrate the supply chain-wide system perspective of logistics.  CLTD emphasizes the microanalysis of logistics, distribution and transportation services. Managing a logistics systems requires oversights of transportation, order processing, inventory and the combination of warehousing, material handling and packaging.  All these components are integrated through a network of facilities with a goal to support customer service, manufacturing and purchasing operational requirements.

Who Should Attend?  Industry newcomers, logistics professionals, importers and exporters, 3PLs and 4PLs will learn the latest technologies and LTD trends.  Anyone active in daily management of warehousing or working within a multi-level distribution network will benefit from the best practices presented in this workshop, as will anyone involved in the transportation modes of trucking, rail, ocean, airline or pipeline operations.

Cost:  Students must bring highlighters and a calculator with square root function to every session.  Substantial pre-course Reading Assignments are required for every session, including the first.  Cost of $2795 Member/$3245 Nonmember includes tuition and exam fee plus the following materials:

                    2018 CLTD Learning System

                    Online study tools access

                    CLTD Exam credit (valid for 6 months)                               

Curriculum:  Classes are highly interactive, with reading assignments, exercises, discussions, quizzes, demos, videos, plus multiple study tools.  The five days cover:

 1.  Logistics & Supply Chain Overview                       5.   Transportation

2.  Capacity Planning & Demand Management          6.   Global Logistics Considerations

3.  Order Management                                                7.   Logistics Network Design

4.  Inventory & Warehouse Management                   8.   Reverse Logistics & Sustainability

CPIM & CSCP holders will earn 35 Certification Maintenance points by attending this course.

Meet Your Instructor: Yu-Cheng Chien, MBA,CSCP,CPIM, CLTD

 Yu-Cheng has more than 20 years of manufacturing experience in automotive and telecommunications, with special expertise in global sourcing. Mr. Chien holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering plus an MBA from Strayer University, with a concentration in Supply Chain Management. Post graduate studies include certificates within the APICS Risk Management and MWCC's Lean Facilitator programs.

He travels extensively to the Far East, visiting more than 25 vendors per year. Yu-Cheng was a featured speaker at APICS’ Shanghai conference in April 2015. He is fluent in English, Mandarin and Taiwanese. Yu-Cheng was instrumental in chartering the student chapter at the University of Maryland’s R.H. Smith Graduate School in 2014, growing its membership to the fourth-largest ASC within the Mid-Atlantic District of APICS.


$3,015.00 Bundled with membership

$3,245.00 Non-member rate

$2,795.00 Member rate


$2,795.00 APICS Members (NOT DC Metro APICS Chapter)

$3,245.00 Non-member rate

$3,015.00 NEW Plus Professional Members


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