Grow Your Company
and Distinguish Yourself
with Certification in
Sales & Operations Planning

More info:  (866) 698-7389 

   

International

All of our exams are proctored via webcam.  You can take the exam from anywhere, anytime.

On-line testing dates are available anytime


 
An individual successfully passing the S&OP Certification Exam will be designated as Certified in Sales & Operations Planning and authorized to use the designation CS&OP following his or her name.

OUR AFFILIATES:

Founding Co-Sponsor:
The Center for Operational Excellence of the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

 

Supporting Co-Sponsors:

Steelwedge Software Inc., Pleasanton, California

IIF - International Institute of Forecasters

JDA Software Group, Inc.

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Certification in Sales & Operations Planning

We offer the ONLY trademarked certification in Sales and Operations Planning to make you better equipped for today's business world, and we serve certification seekers worldwide.

Sales and Operations Planning is a set of decision making processes that balance  demand and supply, integrate financial and operational planning, and link high-level strategy to ongoing, day-to-day operations. Our educational resources provide a wealth of information on S&OP, sufficient to become certified given a proper level of study.

The S&OP Certification is provided by

THE S&OP INSTITUTE and

THE CENTER FOR OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE at THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY


BENEFITS OF S&OP CERTIFICATION

  • Help your company improve customer service, inventory turns, financial planning, new product launch, supply chain performance and more – via increased effectiveness in its S&OP processes
  • Evaluate your current S&OP processes rigorously and identify areas for improvement
  • Introduce best practice S&OP processes into your company
  • Become a more valued player in your organization
  • Enhance your professional stature and thus your future

CSOP designation authenticates your expertise in Sales & Operations Planning

The Certification Package includes all the study materials needed to pass the exam.  You do not need to attend a class to prepare.

The Study Guide outlines the exam content and includes practice questions & FAQs

The S&OP exam has been written by Tom Wallace, one of the leading fiqures - some say the leading figure – in the S&OP field. Tom is highly regarded for both his knowledge of S&OP and also his ability to communicate in a clear and easily understood manner. Tom also has responsibility for maintaining the Exam over time as the S&OP field evolves.

Peparation materials are available:

Certification Review Classes Offered by:

France:

 

Australia:

Click on the Partner name above to access course offerings

 

In-House Classes are available by contacting

Sue Nelson:

(866) 698-7389

Sue@sopinstitute.com

 


   

 

 


THE S&OP INSTITUTES ADVISORY BOARD

MEL NELSON, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CS&OP
Principal, The S&OP Institute
M.N. Nelson & Associates, Inc. 

SUE NELSON, CFPIM, CSCP, CS&OP
Principal, The S&OP Institute
M.N. Nelson & Associates, Inc.

ANDREA PRUD'HOMME, Ph.D, CSCP, CPIM, CIRM
Assistant Clinical Professor
Fisher College of Business
The Ohio State University

STEPHAN KOLASSA
Director, IIF
International Institute of Forecasting

 

 

 

TOM WALLACE, CS&OP
Exam Developer, Author and Teacher
T.F. Wallace & Co., llc.

FRED BAUMANN
Vice President Industry Strategy
JDA Software Group, Inc.

 

ALAN MILLIKEN, CFPIM, CSCP, CPF, CS&OP
Senior Specialist - Supply Chain Education
BASF