CPIM Part 2 Exam Guide
The APICS CPIM Part 2 certification (composed of the four modules previously known as MPR, DSP, ECO, and SMR) is the second and final examination required to earn the CPIM designation. The exam consists of 150 different questions, all of which are multiple choice. However, 20 of these questions are unscored.
Pocket Prep’s CPIM Part 2 app covers the following:
Master Planning of Resources (MPR): Focuses on understanding the concepts of supply and demand management, operations planning, sales planning, master scheduling, and distribution planning.
Detailed Scheduling and Planning (DSP): Focuses on the tools and techniques used in managing inventory and will cover a wide range of resources. Resources, as well as tools and techniques covered in the DSP section, include TOC, lean concepts, MRP and CRP, and project management.
Execution and Control of Operations (ECO): Focuses on how to identify problems and take appropriate corrective actions when a problem develops anywhere within the supply chain.
Strategic Management of Resources (SMR): Focuses on how market requirements affect the availability of resources in the supply chain.