APICS Certified Logistics, Transportation, & Distribution (CLTD)
The APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) designation will set you apart from your peers, make you more valuable to your organization and position you for success.
Why earn the APICS CLTD credential? As an APICS CLTD designee, you will have the skills and knowledge it takes to get noticed by employers and stand out from your peers. Earning the APICS CLTD credential will demonstrate your commitment to advancing both your career and your company’s operations
. The benefits of the APICS CLTD Earning the APICS CLTD credential will help you:
Master essential knowledge needed by logistics, transportation and distribution professionals
Enables you to bring new ideas to your organization
Remain current with global logistics trends and developments
Provide you with the tools to help you work smarter
Boost your confidence with recognition as a logistics expert
APICS CLTD designees will demonstrate their knowledge of the strategies and concepts that enable organizations to reduce costs, increase customer satisfaction and perform at a higher level.
Who should earn this designation? The APICS CLTD is designed for logistics, transportation and distribution professionals across all industries, especially:
Supply chain logistics managers
Warehouse operations/distribution managers
Reverse logistics managers
No matter where you are in your career, earning the APICS CLTD credential will demonstrate your mastery of a broad range of logistics, transportation and distribution topics.
CLTD Domains The CLTD body of knowledge is made up of the following four domains:
Logistics and Supply Chain Overview
Capacity Planning and Demand Management
Inventory and Warehouse Management
Global Logistics Considerations
Logistics Network Design
Reverse Logistics and Sustainability
Supply Chain Management Fundamentals
CLTD Exam Preparation To help prepare you for the CLTD exam, APICS has developed the CLTD Learning System. Based on the CLTD body of knowledge, the learning system is a comprehensive professional development and exam preparation program. It combines print materials with interactive online tools to deliver a customized learning experience.
To earn the APICS CLTD designation, candidates must pass one comprehensive four-hour exam.
Becoming a CLTD Candidate The CLTD examination is available to individuals who have relevant work experience and education. To be eligible for the CLTD exam, a candidate must meet one of the following criteria:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent, plus two years of related business experience