The Association for Operations Management ( APICS), one of the internationally respected education organizations. APICS offers certification programs and training tools to advance career performance. Also, it is considered a leading provider of knowledge in supply chain and operations management.
Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) program is ideal for the determined professionals working in logistics, transport, and distribution and seeking to expand the logistics function within the organization. In order to earn CLTD certification, you need to pass a 150–question exam.
By obtaining the CLTD certification, you will be recognized as a logistics expert and you will be updated in global supply chain logistics. Furthermore, this certification will lead to greater opportunities with higher earnings. As a CLTD certified, you will be able to study the supply chain and work on efficiencies development within your company.
CLTD Eligibility Requirements:
You need to meet ONE of the following requirements in order to earn this certification:
- 3 years of related business experience
- Bachelor’s degree
- Have one of the following designations:
- CPIM- Certified in Production and Inventory Management
- CSCP- Certified Supply Chain Professional
- CTL- Certified in Transportation and Logistics
- CFPIM- Certified Fellow in Production and Inventory Management
- CIRM- Certified in Integrated Resource Management
- SCOR-P- The Supply Chain Operations Reference Professional
APICS offers various CLTD study tools and courses, please check out the following:
- Self-Study with the CLTD Learning System
- Instructor-Led classroom courses are offered by APICS recognized instructors worldwide
- Instructor-Led online courses are offered by American Public University
- Instructor-Supported online courses are offered through Fox Valley Technical College
CLTD Exam Details
|Eligibility||You need to complete the CLTD online eligibility application before taking the exam.|
|Questions||150 multiple-choice questions (130 operational and 20 pretest).|
|Location||Pearson VUE test centers|
|Score Range|| 200 to 350
Pass = 300-350
Fail = 200-299
( 8 Modules)
|The program has eight modules.
Bundle (Includes Learning System and Exam): $1,200
PLUS member: $475
CORE member: $625
You need to maintain your certification every 5 years by taking the following steps.
- Log in to your APICS account
- Access the online maintenance application
- Choose the CLTD designation
- Fill in the number of points you have earned.
- Pay the fee and submit the application