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CLTD Program

Fhyzics CLTD training is a twenty-week, sixty-hours, live instructor-led online program. The program is held on Sundays from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM (Indian Standard Time) with a two ten-minutes break. Venkadesh Narayanan, CPIM, CSCP, is the lead faculty at Fhyzics, supported by associate faculties who are also CLTD certified. The program includes ASCM Membership, Two CLTD Textbooks, One-Year Access to the ASCM Online Portal, One-Year Access to Fhyzics LMS, Examination Credit, and Recertification Guidance (applicable on payment of full fees per the above estimate).

Upcoming CLTD Program Date
09-April-2023 [Sunday]

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Venkadesh Narayanan
APICS Recognised Instructor

He is a Mechanical Engineer and an MBA with over 30 years of experience in Supply Chain Consulting and SCM Training. He is a former member of the Indian Civil Services (IRAS 2000 Batch). Venkadesh Narayanan is the Principal Consultant at Fhyzics Business Consultants Pvt. Ltd. and holds professional certifications such as CSCP, CPIM, CIOP, CPSE, NPDP, CBAP, CPP, CPRE-FL, and PMI-PBA. You are most welcome to be part of his LinkedIn network.
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CLTD Mock Examinations

CLTD Self-Study

CLTD aspirants may buy the CLTD Learning System and Examination Credits directly through ASCM Portal. When purchasing the CLTD Learning System, please enter the Referral Code XEFHYZ88 to get ten free CLTD Mock Examinations from Fhyzics. When purchasing CLTD Examination Credit, please enter Referral Code XEFHYZ88 to receive CLTD Recertification Guidance for life. Please share the screenshot for faster processing.

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Session Snapshots

Excerpts from Some of Our Supply Chain Sessions
Supply Chain: Warehouse Design - Open Model


The Four Flows
Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain Strategy
Supply Chain Risk

CLTD Program Highlights

Experienced Faculty

CLTD taught by Venkadesh Narayanan has over 30 years of experience in SCM.

Session Notes

The session is taught using smart board, so you will get access to the notes written by

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You will get more resources to master the supply chain concepts.


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CLTD Mock Examinations
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Frequently Asked Questions

We’d like to answers all your queries related to CLTD
Q1. About Fhyzics
Fhyzics Business Consultants Pvt. Ltd. – a boutique business consulting firm specialising in supply chain management, procurement, business analysis and new product development. Fhyzics offers consulting, certifications, and civil services training and conducts conferences. Fhyzics represents the Association of Supply Chain Management (ASCM/APICS), USA; Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS), UK; EEP of International Institute of Business Analysis, IIBA, CanadaREP of International Requirements Engineering Board, IREB, Germany; Indian Affl. of Product Development and Management Association, PDMA, USA.
Q2. List of certifications offered by Fhyzics

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), ASCM/APICS, USA.
Certified in Planning and Inventory Management (CPIM), ASCM/APICS, USA.
Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD), ASCM/APICS, USA.
Certified Inventory Optimization Professional (CIOP), IISCM, India.
Certified Beginner in Supply Chain (CBSC), IISCM, India
Warehouse Design and Operations Professional (WDOP), IISCM, India
Diploma in Procurement and Supply (CIPS L4), CIPS, UK
Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations (CIPS L3), CIPS, UK
Certificate in Supply and Operations (CIPS L2), CIPS, UK
Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply (CIPS L5), CIPS, UK
Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply (CIPS L6), CIPS, UK
Certified Professional in Sourcing Excellence (CPSE), IISCM, India
Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP), IIBA, Canada
Certification of Capability in Business Analysis (CCBA), IIBA, Canada
Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (ECBA), IIBA, Canada
Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (CPRE-FL), IREB, Germany
New Product Development Professional (NPDP), PDMA, USA

Q3. Where can I find the complete list of certifications offered by Fhyzics?

Please visit our certifications website at

Q4. How to contact the certifications manager?
Click here to schedule a meeting with the certifications manager; speak to her at +91-900-304-9000 or email her at
Q5. How to reach Fhyzics Office?
Click here for the google map link. Our office address is 34 Sigamani Nagar, 3rd Street, Madipakkam, Chennai, INDIA 600091.
Q6. Does Fhyzics offer an EMI scheme for the certifications?
Participants can pay the fee in up to two instalments.
Q7. Do you offer placement assistance?
Fhyzics doesn’t offer any placement assistance, but whenever corporates approach us for certified candidates, we share the entire list of interested students with the organisations. For this, we do not charge the students or companies any fee. Students primarily seek Fhyzics training to get a good quality education and to earn international professional certifications.
Q8. Where can I find testimonials from past students?
Please click here to learn more about the testimonials.
Q9. May I speak to your past students for a better understanding?
Yes. Please speak to the certification manager; she will get the past candidates' permission and provide their contact numbers.
Q10. Fhyzics General Conditions of Contract (GCC) for certifications.
Please click here to review Fhyzics General Conditions of Contract (GCC).
Q1. CLTD stands for

Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution

Q2. Is Fhyzics an Authorised Channel Partner of APICS/ASCM, USA?

Yes. Fhyzics is an Authorised Channel Partner of APICS/ASCM, USA.

Q3. How many modules are there in CLTD?

There are eight modules in CLTD.

Q4. Is CLTD a single examination?
Yes. CLTD is a single examination.
Q5. How many topics are there in CLTD?
There are 66 topics under eight modules.
Q6. What are all the steps to achieve CLTD credential?
Check eligibility; Enrol in training program; Become Member; Buy Learning System; Attend Training; Prepare 3X; Practice LMS; Take A SCM Quizzes; Pre -Exam Validation; Book CLTD Exam; Take CLTD Exam; Maintain CLTD Credential
Q7. List the topics in CLTD Module-1: Logistics overview and strategy

Section A: Logistics Fundamentals
Section B: Logistics Strategy within the Supply Chain
Section C: Lean Logistics

Q8. List the topics in CLTD Module-2: Logistics network design
Section A: Aligning Supply and Demand
Section B: Translating Demand into Capacity Planning
Section C: Demand Management
Section D: Sourcing and Procurement of Inventory
Q9. List the topics in CLTD Module-3: Order Management
Section A: Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Section B: Order Management
Section C: Customer Service Management (CSM)
Q10. List the topics in CLTD Module-4: Inventory and Warehouse Management
Section A: Planning Operations
Section B: Inventory Management Methods
Section C: Inventory Control
Section D: Warehousing Strategy and Management
Section E: Packaging and Materials Handling
Q11. List the topics in CLTD Module-5: Transportation
Section A: Transportation Fundamentals
Section B: Modes of Transportation
Section C: Transportation Management
Q12. List the topics in CLTD Module-6: Global Logistics Considerations
Section A: Infrastructure and System
Section B: Regulations
Section C: Customs Clearing and Documentation
Section D: Finance and Payment Options
Section E: Currency and Tax Considerations
Q13. List the topics in CLTD Module-7: Logistics Network Design
Section A: Facilities Planning
Section B: Distribution Network Design
Section C: Risk Management
Q14. List the topics in CLTD Module-8: Reverse Logistics and Sustainability
Section A: Reverse Logistics
Section B: Sustainability
Q15. How to buy the CLTD learning system?
Visit website. If you have membership already, please log in with your username and password. And go to below mentioned page then click add to Cart under Learning System. Then enter the Referral Code XEFHYZ88 and fill the required details then purchase.
Q16. What are all covered in the CLTD learning system?
  • Reading materials – printed books, online embedded e-reader, and e-Download included
  • Online tools and learning activities
  • Student Slide Books – printed books & online
  • Quizzes and tests with immediate feedback and answer rationales
  • Practice exams mirror CLTD certification exam
  • More than 1200 online test questions
  • Online Resource Center
  • Non-transferrable access to web-based study tools for one year after purchase date
  • Includes complimentary download of the APICS CLTD Exam Content Manual through the Resource Cente
Q17. How to use the CLTD learning system?
Immediately upon purchase, please take the pre-test. Then as and when you complete a topic or module, take those quizzes. On mastery of the CLTD material, take the post-test and the model examinations.
Q18. How to prepare for the CLTD examination?
Step-1: Prepare each topic thrice using the Text Book of Learning System.
Step 2: Undertake the quizzes in Fhyzics LMS.
Step 3: Take the quizzes and examinations in the ASCM Portal of Learning System.
Q19. Is the CLTD examination a tough one to crack?
CLTD is a moderately difficult examination. Undergoing training and good preparation will help one to succeed in this globally renowned examination.
Q20. Can I buy the book and online component of the CLTD learning system separately?
No. As the online component supplements the textbook, it has to be bought together.
Q21. What is the investment required for the CLTD program?
You can find it in our ready-to-download estimate. Click here to download the estimate.
Q22. Is buying the book essential?
Yes. Each student shall have the book in their name. While purchasing the book yourself, please enter the code XEFHYZ88 so that you are identified Fhyzics student.
Q23. How to enrol for the CLTD program?
Once the fee is paid, click here to complete the Enrolment Form.
Q24. Can I download CLTD estimate?
Click here to download the estimate.
Q25. Can I attend a CLTD demo session?
Click here to schedule a CLTD demo in one of the available slots.
Q26. Can I get Fhyzics’ CLTD brochure?
Q27. Is there any valid access period for the online component of the CLTD learning system?
Yes. From the date of purchase, you can access the online component of the CLTD learning system for twelve months.
Q1. How many modules and topics are covered in CLTD training?

Eight modules and sixty-six topics are covered during the CLTD training.

Q2. What is the duration of the CLTD training?

About twenty weeks of training. Each session is for about three hours.

Q3. How long is the CLTD training conducted?

You will be attending twenty weeks of training.

Q4. What is the mode of delivery for the training?
At present, Fhyzics offers only an online mode of training. But we can consider classroom training for corporate batches.
Q5. Who is the CLTD trainer?
A certified panel of faculties will be delivering the program. Venkadesh Narayanan is the lead faculty. Click here for his profile. You are most welcome to get connected with him on LinkedIn.
Q6. Is your training effective in clearing the CLTD examination?
We have trained thousands of candidates over the past ten years. Click here to review the testimonials, and click here to schedule a demo so that you can judge yourself.
Q1. What is Fhyzics LMS?

It is Fhyzics Learning Management System (LMS)

Q2. How Fhyzics LMS helps in my preparation?

You will undergo hundreds of objective-type questions to help you master in both the examination pattern and supply chain concepts.

Q3. How many CLTD mock examinations are available in LMS?

You will receive ten mock examinations. Each examination is for 3.5 hours and has 150 multiple-choice questions to mimic the CLTD examination so that you are better prepared for the real examination.

Q4. How long can I access Fhyzics LMS?

One year.

Q5. May I extend Fhyzics LMS access period?

Yes, you can extend with a nominal fee.

Q1. Does Fhyzics offer any CLTD Mock Examinations for practice?

Fhyzics offers 4 CLTD Mock Examinations from CLTD-ME01 to CLTD-ME04. These mock examinations can be purchased separately, and it is not part of our course offerings. Please check the section below “CLTD Mock Examinations” for the brochure and purchase details. 

Q2. How many questions are there in the CLTD examination?

150 questions

Q3. What is the duration of the CLTD examination?
3.5 hours or 210 minutes
Q4. What is the passing score in the CLTD examination?

One needs to secure 300 to 350 (both ends included).

Q5. What is the CLTD examination pattern?
All questions are multiple-choice.
Q6. Are there negative marks in the CLTD examination?
No negative marks
Q7. What is the maximum mark in CLTD?
350 is the maximum score
Q8. How many times can I appear in the CLTD examination?
There is no limit.
Q9. Can I get the CLTD Handbook?
Click here to download CLTD Handbook.
Q10. Is CLTD issued for life?
CLTD certificate is issued for five years. You need to go through the recertification process every five years to renew your certificate.
Q11. Does Fhyzics support in recertification process?
Fhyzics organises webinars and conferences to gain the CDU certificate to support your certification maintenance.



General Manager - IT, Ford Motor Company

Overall, we were highly satisfied with the professionalism and timely delivery of this training. Thank you Mr. Venkadesh and all the best to Fhyzics team to mentor and mold many more personnel associated with Supply chain Management in any capacity.

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