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APICS 2023 CLTD Self-Study Exam Prep

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  • Digital and printed books (for one year from date of purchase)
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exam, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included)
  • CLTD Exam Content Manual (ECM)


Nonmembers and members without certification upgrade add-on pay: $1,440

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APICS CLTD Certification Exam

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Nonmembers and members without certification upgrade add-on pay: $1,440

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CLTD Learning System + Exam + 2nd Chance Exam with Membership

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  • CLTD Learning System and exam voucher
  • 2nd Chance Exam (restrictions apply)
  • Digital and printed books (for one year from date of purchase)
  • Online study tools with quizzes, practice exam, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included)
  • CLTD Exam Content Manual (ECM)


Members without certification discount pay: $1,965 Nonmembers pay: $2,064

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Is the CLTD program right for you?

Logistics is top-of-mind for EVERY company delivering products to customers. By earning the Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) designation, you’ll learn best practices along with the latest strategies and trends so you can lead in the logistics, transportation and distribution sectors. CLTD content covers the following key topics:

  • Logistics overview and strategy
  • Logistics network design
  • Sustainability and reverse logistics
  • Capacity planning and demand management
  • Order management
  • Inventory management
  • Warehouse management
  • Global logistics and transportation

Interested in seeing if the CLTD program is a good fit for you? Test your knowledge with our five-question quiz.


Learning options for any study style


Ideal for self-starters and those with unpredictable schedules. The self-study option means you can learn on your own anytime, day or night — whatever best accommodates your schedule. The CLTD Learning System includes both printed books and access to an online, interactive platform.

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Ideal for individuals who prefer a structured study environment. Instructor-led classes are offered by approved ASCMpartners worldwide. These traditional classes combine the Learning System with the guidance of an APICS-recognized instructor and provide valuable peer discussion and networking.

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Ideal for those who want instructor support but can’t attend classes at a set time. Instructor-supported online classes are offered through Fox Valley Technical College. You will be assigned one instructor for the 12-week course, but there is no required meeting time, so you can complete assignments on your own schedule.

Learn more about instructor-supported online classes

Corporate and group

Ideal for small and large groups for self-study or instructor-led classes. We’ll help you organize groups of self-study or instructor-led classes at your facility or virtually. Whether participants are local to one site or geographically dispersed, structured learning and online group reporting will help track progress and optimize your training investment.

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The Learning System

The Learning System is a comprehensive exam prep program, providing print and digital materials, interactive activities, and downloadable content so you can study anywhere. The platform includes:

  • A personalized study experience that prioritizes content based on knowledge gaps and follows your progress through quiz scores and activities
  • Microlearning that enables you to focus on smaller content segments, making more efficient use of time and ensuring you have a clear understanding of each topic
  • Expanded learning modalities, including flashcards, quizzes and videos to help bring to life key concepts.
  • Convenience through a mobile-first design and access to learnings via any mobile device, tablet or computer – 24/7.

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Tip: Studying with the CLTD Learning System increases your chances of passing the exam. On average, we recommend 100 hours of study time.

CLTD Learning System

The exam

To earn your CLTD designation, you must pass one exam covering nine modules of content. The exam consists of 150 questions, and you have 3.5 hours to finish. The exam score range is 200 to 350, with scores 300 and above are considered passing. Learn more about the exam.

CLTD exams are administered via computer-based testing at Pearson VUE test centers worldwide and online through the OnVue system.

Tip: Plan your exam date close to the time you finish preparing for the exam for better results.

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Purchase a CLTD bundle and get the self-study learning system, exam and a second-chance exam at a discounted rate. If you’re not a current ASCM member with a certification upgrade, a one-year membership is added to the cost of your bundle purchase.

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