Certified In Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD)

APICS’ Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) Certification is now being offered in the Savannah area.

This formal certification training sets the global standard for best practices in logistics, transportation and distribution. The 11-week course begins October 1, 2019 and will meet 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at Savannah Technical College (Crossroads Campus).

Become a recognized expert in the logistics, transportation and distribution fields. CLTD Certification demonstrates in-depth knowledge of a broad range of topics to set you apart from your colleagues — proving your high level of knowledge and skills. You’ll be a more valuable asset to your organization, keeping you and your organization more competitive in today’s global economy.

Why you should earn the CLTD designation

  • Gain recognition in the field as a logistics expert
  • Build credibility and set yourself apart from peers
  • Learn latest trends in global supply chain logistics
  • Impact your organization’s bottom line
  • Demonstrate logistics mastery of knowledge

Study Materials

Prepare for the CLTD exam with the APICS CLTD Learning System, a comprehensive program that combines reading materials with online practice tests and interactive study tools reinforce what you learn to ensure you’re prepared for the CLTD exam. The APICS CLTD Learning System allows you to streamline your studies while accelerating your learning.

Try the CLTD Learning System Demo 

You must pass one exam to earn the CLTD designation. Exams are administered by the Pearson Vue Testing Center at Savannah Technical College Crossroad Campus.

APICS Membership ($220 annual fee) and exam credits can be purchased through APICS-Savannah Chapter by contacting, Dave Manns, VP of Membership, APICS Savannah Chapter,  (912-414-7990).

DOWNLOAD FREE PREVIEW or purchase the full CLTD Exam Content Manual for $25 USD.

Begins Tuesday, October 1st, 2019, meeting for eleven (11) consecutive Tuesday evenings through December 10th, 2019 | 5:30pm- 8pm

*Classes will be held on November 5th and 26th

Registration Deadline:  September 24th, 2019

Instructor-Led Course: Learn essential skills necessary to succeed in global logistics management.

Educational / Professional Prerequisites

  • Three years of related business experience; or
  • Bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent); or
  • The candidate must hold one of the following designations (CTL, CSCP, CPIM, CFPIM, CIRM, SCOR-P, CPM, CSM or CPSM).

The program is ideal for those involved in Production and Inventory Management, Operations, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Materials Management, Purchasing and Scheduling. To earn the APICS CPIM designation, you will need to successfully complete five courses and five exams.

Registration Fees:

APICS Plus Members and Students| $1,595.00
(includes the CLTD Learning System a $1,195 value)

APICS Non-Members | $1,795.00
(includes the CLTD Learning System a $1,195 value and a FREE APICS Membership a $220 value)



1: Logistics and Supply Chain Overview

2: Capacity Planning and Demand Management

3: Order Management

4: Inventory and Warehouse Management

5: Transportation

6: Global Logistics Considerations

7: Logistics Network Design

8: Reverse Logistics and Sustainability

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Exam Details

  • You must pass one exam to earn the CLTD designation. Exams are administered by the Pearson Vue Testing Center at Savannah Technical College Crossroad Campus.
  • The computer-based CLTD exam consists of 150 multiple choice questions answered within 3.5 hours.
  • The exam is available globally through Pearson VUE. Visit Pearson VUE at to find the exam location nearest you.
  • Schedule your exam appointment within the six-month window that your Authorization to Test (ATT) is valid.

Exam Eligibility—Step 1

Completed at least two weeks prior to the test date you select. There are no charges for eligibility approvals. For information and the APICS CLTD eligibility application, go to

To be eligible for the APICS CLTD, a candidate must meet one of the following:

  • 3 years of related business experience OR
  • Bachelor’s degree or international equivalent OR
  • One of the following: CTL, CSCP, CPIM, CFPIM, CIRM, SCOR-P, P.M., CSM or CPSM designations.

Authorization to Test (ATT) – Step 2

Complete the ATT form by going to

Schedule your exam—Step 3

You will be able to register for the exam after you have completed your ATT.

Geoffrey R. LeRoy, CPIM, CSCP, CLTD, MBA

Geoff LeRoy has been specializing in supply chain management for the manufacturing, service and distribution industries for more than thirty (30) years.  He has worked in areas of international procurement, global logistics, production planning, inventory management, engineering, distribution and customer service.  He has incorporated Continuous Improvement and Lean practices in his professional positions since early in his career.  Currently, he is the General Manager for a medical services company, the President for the Savannah APICS Chapter, and is an active instructor and educator in the fields of lean, supply chain management, materials management including procurement and in production and inventory control.

Geoff LeRoy holds a Bachelors degree in Engineering with a concentration in Metallurgy from Lafayette College, and a Masters in Business Administration degree in Operations Management and Technology from Bryant University.  He holds certifications from the Association for Supply Chain & Operations Management (APICS) in the areas of Production and Inventory Control (CPIM), Supply Chain Management (CSCP) and Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD).

Geoff has been consulting, educating and training organizations in conjunction with various APICS Chapters for more than twenty (20) years and received several Instructor of the Year awards (most recently in 2016).  For the last twelve (12) years, Geoffrey has served on several Chapter Board of Directors as President and Vice President of Education.  He currently certified by APICS as an instructor in the areas of CPIM, CSCP, CLTD and Lean Enterprise.  Geoff has mentored countless students and professionals while assisting them in achieving their personal and professional goals.

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