APICS wants to help you get started. Use the tools below to talk to your supervisor about the APICS CLTD program and chart your course. You can earn the CLTD designation this year. Get started today!

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Make Your Case For Support

Make the case for your training request, draft discussion points for an in-person meeting, and craft an initial email to your boss.
8.5″ x 11″ version | A4 version

Approach Your Boss Email Template

Simply copy and paste the text into your email, choose an opener that best matches your situation, and customize it so it resonates with your manager.
8.5″ x 11″ version | A4 version

Five Ways Your Organization Can Benefit

Help your manager understand the value of certification and build a business case for certification and training as a worthwhile investment.
8.5″ x 11″ version | A4 version

APICS CLTD Certification Road Map

Step-by-step information on what you need to accomplish to earn the CLTD designation with details on the Learning System and exam.
8.5″ x 11″ version | A4 version

APICS CLTD Program Content

Outlines the topics covered in the APICS CLTD program topics.
8.5″ x 11″ version | A4 version

Steps to Earning the CLTD designation
  • Decide if APICS CLTD is right for you. Review the materials provided on this page and visit the free demo here for more information on the program.
  • Complete the APICS CLTD eligibility application. For more information on eligibility, click here.
  • Purchase and complete the APICS CLTD Learning System through the self-study program or a local instructor-assisted course. Click here to find the format that best suits you.
  • Register for and take the APICS CLTD exam. For more information and up-to-date exam details, click here.