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The North Shore Chapter  is preparing for our next season of Professional Development Meetings (PDM). Interested? We'd love to hear from you! If you or someone you know would like to present at our meetings, please contact


Our Mission

The North Shore Chapter of APICS strives to serve its membership, geographic area and business community with educational programs, services and career assistance to meet the challenge of professional growth in the fields of operations and supply chain management.

CPIM and CSCP Courses

Strategic Management of Resources (SMR)
Basics of Supply Chain Management (BSCM)
Detailed Scheduling & Planning
Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) NEW!

President's Message

We encourage you to explore all of the ways the Chapter can help you achieve APICS certification and all your professional goals. Spring E&R course registration begins 2/13. Watch our website for information about obtaining the new CLTD (Certified Logistics, Transportation and Distribution) certification.  (more information)

Certification Maintenance

Certification FAQs

Many CPIMs and CFPIMs are due for their 5-year recertification. In order to maintain your certification, you must update your Professional Development Journal, and submit it with your Certification Maintenance application and $75 or $150 application processing fee by your deadline.(more)

What's New

Coming soon = NESCON 2017!
Watch this space for all the details.


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North Shore Membership

Interested in transferring your APICS membership to the North Shore Chapter of APICS: Call APICS HQ 800-444-2742 x 4.

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Dealing With People
You Can't Stand!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Please join us in welcoming Amy Liss, Associate Director of Student Activities and Leadership, University of Massachusetts Lowell. Do you ever say to yourself – “WHAT are they thinking?” Learn what motivates human behavior, and how to redirect negative behavior to get your projects back on track!

Learning Outcomes
As a result of attending this session, participants will know:

• There are four primary intentions that motivate behavior.
• That these motivations can change, and that roles and scenarios change.
• Various types and styles of behaviors that become problematic when intentions are not met.

As a result of attending this PDM, participants will be able to:

• Identify four styles of difficult behavior that are often seen in the workplace.
• Interrupt/Stop disruptive behavior with respect.
• more information about the person's true needs, and realign behaviors to better meet those needs whenever possible.

More information...

PDM Schedule

Directions to Hilton Boston/Woburn

Register online by 5:00 pm Friday, 4/7/17 when you click the "Register" button below. Thank you!

Upcoming Events






Dealing with People You Can't Stand!





Newburyport Brewing Company Plant Tour/Election of Officers

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