The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is the first and only supply chain certification that encompasses the end-to-end global supply chain. APICS CSCP designees gain the skills to effectively manage global supply chain activities that involve suppliers, plants, distributors, and customers located around the world.

The APICS CSCP designation 

  • Is the most widely recognized educational program for operations and supply chain management professionals around the globe

  • Is a designation that is sought by thousands of employers and recruiters

  • Provides you with a mastery of supply chain management best practices and distinguishes you as an industry expert with specialized, high-level knowledge and skills.

Earning your CSCP designation will help you:

  • Gain the knowledge to boost your business' productivity, collaboration, and innovation

  • Gain the knowledge to effectively manage the integration and coordination of worldwide supply chain activities to achieve reduced costs, increase efficiency, and improve customer service

  • Advance your career and increase your earnings while giving you the foundation to improve your company's competitive position and profitability.

  • Achieve greater confidence and peer/industry recognition 


Why YOU Need the CSCP Program:

The APICS CSCP program helps you demonstrate your knowledge and organizational skills for developing more streamlined operations.

Since its launch in 2006, more than 19,000 professionals in 82 countries have earned the APICS CSCP designation.


APICS CSCP education is essential if you are

  • Interested in increasing your knowledge and expertise in the field of global supply chain management, specifically in the areas of customer relations, international trade, information technology enablement, and physical logistics

  • Consulting or facilitating supply chain functions or working with ERP systems

  • Creating a common standard of understanding, vocabulary, resources, and frameworks within your company to address your supply chain challenges and opportunities.


 An APICS CSCP designation will help you 

  • Master the necessary tools to effectively manage global supply chain activities, including suppliers, plans, distributors, and customers around the globe

  • Acquire the skills you need to create consistency and foster collaboration through best practices, common terminology, and corporate communication

  • Understand how to use enterprise resources planning (ERP) systems and other technologies to improve the entire supply chain process

  • Maximize your organization's ERP investments by millions of dollars

  • Increase your professional value and secure your future.


APICS CSCP exam preparation

The totally updated Version 4.0 of the APICS CSCP exam preparation workshop consists of three important modules.  The workshop and exam reflect critical changes in the marketplace and in the evolving roles and responsibilities of operations and supply chain managers. For accreditation, you must master each of the following:

MODULE 1: APICS Supply Chain Design

  • Develop the Supply Chain Strategy

  • Design the Supply Chain

MODULE 2: Supply Planning and Execution

  • Procure and Deliver Goods and Services

  • Manage the Relationship with Supply Chain Partners

  • Manage Reverse Logistics

MODULE 3: Supply Chain Improvements and Best Practices

  • Comply with Standards, Regulations, and Sustainable Best Practices

  • Manage Risk in the Supply Chain

  • Measure, Analyze, and Improve the Supply Chain

Are you ready to start your CSCP Journey? Click the link to schedule.

For complete certification details, visit APICS.ORG/CSCP 

APICS Certification Maintenance Credit: 42