Advance Your Career with APICS Certifications

As the leader in supply chain education and certification programs, we literally set the industry standard. For years, INDIVIDUALS and ORGANIZATIONS have turned to APICS credentials to build skills and advance supply chain performance.


The APICS brand is globally recognized as the top provider of supply chain CERTIFICATIONENDORSEMENTCERTIFICATE and EDUCATION programs.


Getting started is easy

The first step on your certification journey is selecting which program is right for you. We’ve made that easy with the APICS EDUCATION SELECTOR.  

Still not sure which certification is right for you? Watch our RECORDED WEBINAR for answers to your APICS certification questions. Then follow the 5-step designation process.

5-Step Process to Supply Chain Management Designation

  1. Select credential: Select the supply chain management credential that is right for you. BECOME AN ASCM PLUS MEMBER for substantial cost savings on courseware and exams. 

  2. Check eligibility: CSCP and CLTD credentials have prerequisites and require an ELIGIBILITY APPLICATION.

  3. Prepare for exam: Review the EXAM CONTENT MANUAL (ECM), choose YOUR STUDY METHOD (self-study, online, in-person class) and make a study plan.

  4. Take and pass examPURCHASE YOUR CERTIFICATION EXAM and schedule your exam at a local testing center.

  5. Display your new credential with pride! Add your credential to your resume, LinkedIn profile, and proudly place certification letters behind your name!


Request an Authorization to Test (ATT)

To make the testing process easier for all of our candidates, APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) and APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) exams will be offered exclusively in computer-based testing (CBT) format worldwide as of November 1, 2013. Exams in North America are scheduled with Pearson VUE, and exams outside of North America are scheduled with Prometric.

For more information about testing authorization click here