A. Check your eligibility Requirements- Three years of full-time, professional supply management experience (nonclerical and nonsupport) with a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent.
Five years of full-time, professional supply management experience (nonclerical and nonsupport) without a qualified bachelor’s degree.
B. Study and Prepare for the Exam- ISM offers a variety of robust resources and tools to assist you in the pursuit of your certification. In addition, ISM offers several different options for study plans so you can select which learning method works for you.
CPSM Study Options:
The CPSM® Learning System (Digital) is a comprehensive professional development system designed to help you prepare for the CPSM exams. Adaptive technology lets you customize and streamline your study plans.
The CPSM® Learning System (Print) provides printed materials to help you prepare for the CPSM exams. The print version does not include access to online resources and tools.
C. Schedule The Exam- After purchasing the study material when you feel ready for the exam, you can find upcoming exam dates on the website and book your exams. Exams are conducted every month in all the major cities of India.
No. of Exams to clear- You need to pass these 3 exams to get the CPSM certification.
- Supply Management Core Exam
- Supply Management Integration
- Leadership and Transformation in Supply Management.
D. Pass the Exam and Apply for the Certificate- Once you have fulfilled eligibility experience and passed your exams, you are ready to apply for the certification online. Please be prepared to submit your work experience documentation. One letter per employer, on original letterhead, from a supervisor or human resources department, verifying and describing all job titles and dates (month and year for both start and end date of each job) of employment being claimed.