Ascm: Association for Supply Chain Management

ASCM, the Association for Supply Chain Management, is a non-profit organization based in the US, which offers the opportunity to acquire excellent skills through internationally recognized APICS certification programs.


To date, the association coordinates an international network of dozens of companies and universities in more than 40 states in order to promote and spread their professional certification programs, recognized as standards of excellence. With more than 80,000 subscribers, it is one of the largest professional associations in the world.


Companies employing ASCM/APICS certified staff have the right skills to satisfy the customer, reduce costs, and operate in an increasingly competitive environment. Certification allows companies to:

  • employ Best Practice to reduce costs and improve customer service
  • manage processes more effectively and efficiently
  • function successfully in an increasingly competitive environment
  • form a common core of excellent skills
  • enhance staff development planning


For these reasons, many multinational companies and management consultancies consider ASCM/APICS certifications as a fundamental step of their staff development plan.


Discover all the ASCM Masters and Courses created by Advance School. Our courses will provide you with the tools to take the Apics certifications exam without any worries. Discover our courses, and contact us for detailed information on the programs, dates and enrolment fees. Invest in yourself and your future!