Train-the-Trainer 2-Day Workshop in Hartford, CT
Oct
5
to Oct 6

Train-the-Trainer 2-Day Workshop in Hartford, CT

Train-the-Trainer (TTT)/Pitch-Perfect Presentations (PPP) 2-day Workshop returning to Hartford, CT: October 5-6, 2019!

Scope: This learning by doing workshop provides participants with successful presentation techniques which can be applied to any scenario or topic you may need to share with a small group or audience. Its purpose is to enhance your communication skills, leadership development and professionalism. Attending TTT/PPP will increase your confidence and effectiveness as a trainer, n, consultant, team leader, project manager, salesperson or public speaker.

TTT/PPP is a hands-on, do-it-yourself, intense 2-day immersive experience. Attendance is strictly limited to 12 slots to ensure individualized coaching. TTT is the first of two required workshops for candidates wishing to teach ASCM/APICS courses or programs.

Who Should Attend? Would you like to get more comfortable and effective in these situations?

  • Reporting status at project, production, or S&OP meetings

  • Training small groups in a classroom or workshop

  • Demonstrating services or products to clients

  • Pitching an idea to coworkers or managers

  • Delivering bad news to executives

  • Sharing your leadership vision

“TTT/PPP is one of the very best investments I’ve ever made in myself. These two days will change your life! Every day I find myself using these tools to engage the learning styles of my family, neighbors, congregation, employees, colleagues, & students.” - 2010 Participant

Curriculum: TTT involves 2 full days of instruction, providing best practices such as proper media selection, room preparation, body language, engaging adult learning styles, asking open-ended questions, and dealing with distractions. This workshop includes videotaping participants as they demonstrate their ability to deliver a 5-minute and a 10-minute presentation. These pivotal assignments enable constructive peer critiques, giving presenters an opportunity to learn how the audience perceives their message. Our workshop is unique in our ability to provide a FUN, SAFE atmosphere where people can develop a personal presentation style guaranteed to optimize their effectiveness and the quality of their message.

Cost: This 16-hour workshop is being offered 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday 10/5-6/2019 at MDC, 125 Maxim Road in Hartford, CT 06114. Cost is $600 for APICS members, $875 nonmembers. Registration is open at this link: https://apics-hartford.org/meetinginfo.php?id=199.

You must include your APICS member ID# for verification purposes.

Facilitators for this workshop will be ASCM/APICS TTT Master Instructors Joni Holeman, CPIM-F, CIRM, CSCP, CLTD and Maryanne Ross, CPIM-F, CIRM, CSCP-F, CLTD-F. For questions, please contact Chaz Allis at vp-education@apics-hartford.org.

With limited seating, registration closes September 26th! Don’t miss this career changing leadership development opportunity!

Maryanne arranges her materials before a Train the Trainer presentation.

Maryanne arranges her materials before a Train the Trainer presentation.

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Jun
29
to Jun 30

Special SCOR-P, Jun-Jul 2019

A very special SCOR-P Endorsement Training is coming to Sterling, VA June 29, 2018!                

1-time-only rate of only $1950

The Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model is the world’s leading supply chain management framework.  This integrated performance measurement system links business processes, benchmarked metrics, best industry practices and people skills into a unified structure to enable rapid enterprise growth.

A unique opportunity to learn SCOR-P from (and alongside) your favorite ASCM trainers!

Scope: SCOR-P introduces participants to the full scope of the ASCM SCOR framework.  Attendees will learn the Plan, Source, Make, Deliver, Return and Enable components from an end-to-end supply chain perspective. This blended face-to face/online 2-weekend event also prepares students to sit for this endorsement exam.

Who Should Attend? From industry newcomers to consultants, project or program managers, IT systems analysts, Lean practitioners, and especially business or government leaders from stovepiped organizations will develop actionable steps to create integrated metrics, align operating performance with executive strategy, improve fulfillment processes and learn systemwide execution skills.  Registration closes 5/30/19 so materials can be delivered by 6/6, 2.5 weeks before this immersion workshop begins.  Registrants already include Maryanne Ross and Joni Holeman, current ASCM trainers who are seeking this credential.

Costs: All-inclusive membership registration of $1950 (Nonmember $3245) covers materials, exam fee and tuition.  We will happily bundle your Professional Plus membership fee for an additional $220 (click on the “New Member” ticket of $2170).  Materials consist of the following:

  • SCOR-P Participant Guide

  • SCOR-P Framework

  • SCOR-P Endorsement Exam Credit (valid for two months)

Schedule: This 3-day workshop runs Saturday-Sunday, June 29-30 from 8:30 am – 3:30 pm. The exam prep webinar (Day 3) takes place Saturday, July 20, 2019.  PLEASE NOTE, a minimum of 6 students are required to hold SCOR-P courses.

Curriculum: Sessions are highly interactive with heavy memorization emphasis, group discussions, real life examples and in-class projects. By the end of these three days, you will be able to deploy the SCOR model in your organization to:

  • Improve fulfillment efficiency from process and cost perspectives

  • Increase the speed of project and system implementations

  • Implement well defined, sustainable processes

  • Understand benchmarking and performance improvement best practices

  • Recognize typical deliverables for any supply chain improvement project

  • Use SCOR tools and techniques to identify key project elements 

Instructor:  Your instructor for this special event will be Gerald Verno, SCOR-P, CLTD.

Gerald Verno is an operations and logistics professional currently working with Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) as its Acting Supply Chain Manager. In this capacity he is responsible for developing all training, business processes, and metrics supporting the supply chain. His past experiences have been with MRO in manufacturing, asset and warehouse management as well as retail supply chain fulfillment. Gerald uses the SCOR framework every day to integrate the Bus and Rail business units of Metro Transit.

Gerald currently sits on the ASCM DC Metro Board of Directors as President. He holds the SCOR-P endorsement and CLTD certifications from APICS.  A gifted communicator, he is a recognized trainer in ASCM’s international Instructor Development Program.

Address & Registration: Free street parking is available at 910 N York Rd in Sterling, VA 20164-3715.  For more details, please see our event page: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ega4b0hccdfd848f&llr=vebrezcab

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Jun
8
to Jun 9

Learning Dynamics for Instructors Coming to Blacksburg, VA

Learning Dynamics for Instructors (LDI) 2-day Workshop at the Hyatt Place Blacksburg, VA on June 8-9th, 2019!

Scope: LDI is an advanced workshop for individuals who have completed APICS’ Train-theTrainer (TTT) and have some presentation experience. LDI expands upon TTT’s presentation concepts, expanding upon them to promote interactive classroom dynamics. Its purpose is to recognize adult learning styles and to create hands-on training exercises to engage students. Attending LDI will increase your confidence and effectiveness as a professor, teacher, consultant, team leader, project manager, trainer or public speaker.

LDI is training, not education. Training deals with the how while education deals with the why. Training results in observable/measurable behavior on the part of the learner. This workshop is a hands-on, do-it-yourself, no-nonsense, intense 2-day immersion experience. Its two days consists of training activities with important pre-workshop assignments. Attendance is strictly limited to 12 slots to ensure individualized coaching.

Who Should Attend? Workshop participants will: Gain a better understanding of adult learning principles • Select training methods that increase retention • Mix teaching styles to match student or audience learning styles • Incorporate feedback into future training events • Deepen expertise in handling challenging classroom situations • Develop a Personal Development Plan to track improvements

Curriculum: LDI involves 2 full days of instruction, providing best practices such as Kolb’s Learning Model, methods to increase retention, Bloom’s Taxonomy, review and bridging tools and extemporaneous speaking. This workshop is unique in its ability to provide a FUN, SAFE atmosphere where people can develop a personal presentation style guaranteed to optimize their effectiveness and the quality of their message.

Cost: $525 for APICS, PMI or ASQ members & $850 nonmembers. 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday, 6/8-9 2019 at Hyatt Place @ 650 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, Virginia. Email APICSRoanoke@gmail.com for a PCI compliant digital payment link payable with PayPal or credit card. You must include your APICS, PMI or ASQ member ID and/or student ID # for verification purposes.

Your facilitators for this workshop will be APICS TTT Master Instructor Joni Holeman, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CLTD and Christopher Urbane, LSSGB, CPIM, CSCP. For questions, please contact APICS Roanoake.

Registration closes May 20th! Don’t miss this career-changing leadership development opportunity!

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Mavens+APICS Richmond Bringing CLTD to North Chesterfield
Apr
26
to May 4

Mavens+APICS Richmond Bringing CLTD to North Chesterfield

Supply Chain Mavens and the APICS Richmond Chapter are bringing the Certified Logistics, Transportation & Distribution (CLTD) program to North Chesterfield, VA this April-May!

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 system requires oversights of transportation, order processing, inventory and the combination of warehousing, material handling and packaging. All these components are integrated within 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, pipeline, multi-modal or package delivery.

Workshop Dates: Fri,Sat,Sun 4/26-28, and Fri-Sat 5/3-4; 8:30am-4:30pm

Instructor: Joni Holeman

Curriculum: Classes are highly interactive, with reading assignments, exercises, discussions, games, quizzes, demos, web clips, Progress Checks plus several study tools. The two weekends cover:

1. Logistics & Supply Chain Overview

2. Capacity Planning & Demand Management

3. Order Management

4. Inventory & Warehouse Management

5. Transportation

6. Global Logistics Considerations

7. Logistics Network Design

8. Reverse Logistics & Sustainability


Location & Registration: Tredegar Corp’s address is 1100 Boulders Parkway in North Chesterfield, VA 23225. Dress code is layered casual. Join APICS to take advantage of Member discounts by clicking on the $3015 New Member rate. Register by calling Alison Dormer at 804 774-0273. For more details, call your instructor Joni Holeman, CPIM-F, CIRM, CSCP, CLTD at 571 577-1108. See you in class!

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CLTD at Intelsat April-May 2019
Apr
1
to May 6

CLTD at Intelsat April-May 2019

Supply Chain Mavens is bringing the Certified Logistics, Transportation & Distribution (CLTD) program to Intelsat US LLC in McLean, VA this April-May!

Workshop Dates/Time: 5 Mondays of 4/1, 8, 22 & 29; 5/6 from 8:30am-4:30pm

Registration Deadline: 3/18/19

Materials Delivered By: 3/21/19

instructor: Joni Holeman


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.

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

  • CLTD Learning System

  • CLTD Slide Deck

  • Online study tools access for 1 year

  • CLTD Exam credit (valid for 6 months)

Curriculum:  Classes are highly interactive, with reading assignments, exercises, discussions, games, quizzes, demos, web clips, Progress Checks plus several study tools.  The five Mondays cover:

1.  Logistics & Supply Chain Overview    

2.  Capacity Planning & Demand Management

3.  Order Management

4.  Inventory & Warehouse Management

5. Transportation

6. Global Logistics Considerations

7. Logistics Network Design

8. Reverse Logistics & Sustainability

Location & Registration:  Intelsat US LLC is located at 7900 Tysons One Place in McLean, VA 22102-5972.  Park across the street in the free garages at Tyson’s One Mall. Check in with building security in the Main Lobby.  Next get escorted up to Reception on the 19th floor, where we’ll get checked into Intelsat’s offices.  Our conference room will be #14-206 on the 14th floor.  Dress code is business casual.

Join APICS to take advantage of Member discounts by clicking on the $3015 New Member rate.

Register online at http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=vebrezcab&oeidk=a07eg0b9p1adfa96242

For more details, please email Joni Holeman or call 703 430-4075.  See you in class!  

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Feb
22
to Feb 23

Train the Trainer/Pitch Perfect Presentations in Baltimore Feb. 2019

Supply Chain Mavens Inc. & Baltimore APICS Chapter will be cohosting a Train-the-Trainer (TTT)/Pitch-Perfect Presentations (PPP) 2-day Workshop coming to Sterling, VA on Feb 22-23, 2019!

This 16-hour workshop is being offered 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Fri/Sat 2/22-23/18 at 910 N York Road, Sterling VA 20164.

Scope: This learning by doing workshop provides participants with successful presentation techniques which can be applied to any scenario or topic you may need to share with a small group or audience. Its purpose is to enhance your communication skills, leadership development and professionalism.

Attending TTT will increase your confidence and effectiveness as a trainer, consultant, team leader, project manager, salesperson or public speaker. TTT is a hands-on, do-it-yourself, intense 2-day immersive experience. Attendance is strictly limited to 6 slots to ensure individualized coaching. TTT is the first of two required workshops for IDP candidates wishing to teach APICS courses or programs.

Who Should Attend? If your goal is to become more comfortable and effective in these situations:

• Reporting status at project, production, or S&OP meetings

• Training small groups in a classroom or workshop

• Demonstrating services or products to clients

• Pitching an idea to coworkers or managers

• Delivering bad news to executives

• Sharing your leadership vision

“TTT/PPP is one of the best investments I’ve ever made. Every day I find myself using these tools to engage the learning styles of my family, neighbors, congregation, employees, colleagues and students.” - 2010 Participant

Curriculum: TTT involves 2 full days of instruction, providing best practices such as proper media selection, room preparation, body language, engaging adult learning styles, asking open- ended questions, and dealing with distractions. This workshop includes videotaping participants as they demonstrate their ability to deliver a 5-minute and a 10-minute presentation. These pivotal assignments enable constructive peer critiques, giving presenters an opportunity to learn how the audience perceives their message. Our workshop is unique in our ability to provide a FUN, SAFE atmosphere where people can develop a personal presentation style guaranteed to optimize their effectiveness and the quality of their message.

Cost: $550 for APICS members, $825 nonmembers.

Register for this event

Your facilitators for this workshop will be APICS TTT Master Instructor Joni Holeman CPIM-F,CIRM, CSCP, CLTD and Olive Ngah CPIM, CSCP, SCOR-P, LSSBB, CDDL.

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