These are some links to other resources we think you will find useful.
APICS Headquarters The Educational Society for Resource Management is a not-for-profit international educational organization respected throughout the world for its education and professional certification programs. With nearly 70,000 individual and corporate members in 20,000 companies worldwide, APICS is dedicated to using education to improve the business bottom line.
APICS Pacific Western District serves the society by supporting chapters located in the following states:
APICS-West is a Web site devoted to several of the Region 10 APICS chapters. Also has an area for job postings.
ASQ (American Society for Quality) has been the leading quality improvement organization in the United States for more than 50 years. Its members have initiated most of the quality methods used throughout the world, including statistical process control, quality cost measurement and control, total quality management, failure analysis, and zero defects.
Avraham Y. Goldratt Institute is the birthplace of the Theory of Constraints (TOC). It was founded as an educational institute in 1986 by Dr. Eli Goldratt, author of the bestseller The Goal, It's Not Luck, and Critical Chain. Today, AGI is home to the world's foremost TOC experts and practitioners.
Promissor testing centers for CIRM and CPIM certification exams.
CCE College of Continuing Education at California State University, Sacramento. Offers APICS CPIM review courses and various certificate programs.
Institute of Industrial Engineers is the society dedicated to serving the professional needs of industrial engineers and all individuals involved with improving quality and productivity.
ISM - Sacramento Valley Affiliate of Institute for Supply Management (ISM), formerly National Association of Purchasing Management. Exists to provide opportunities for enhancing professional skills and knowledge in purchasing and supply chain management; to promote public understanding of purchasing concepts, and offer opportunities to network within our purchasing profession.
Sacramento Valley PMI Chapter(Project Management Institute) The Sacramento Valley Chapter of PMI is a very active chapter with over 1300 members and growing at over 14% a year. The reason for the tremendous growth is the variety of activities that are offered to our members locally.
TOR Consulting, Inc White papers in PDF format:
UNEX UC Davis University Extension offers courses and certificate programs in project management, procurement and various other business topics.