amp up your career with a shiny new Certification!

    Set yourself apart from the crowd or expand your knowledge of Supply Chain Management by pursuing professional certification.

    To qualify for the Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM), you will need:

    • 3 years full-time, professional supply management experience (nonclerical, nonsupport) with a regionally accredited1 bachelor's degree OR 5 years of supply management experience (nonclerical, nonsupport) without a degree

    • Passing grades on all 3 CPSM exams OR if you are a C.P.M. in good standing, a passing grade on the Bridge Exam

    • An application for certification after passing the requisite exams.

    To qualify for the Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity(CPSD), you will need:

    • Successfully pass the Foundation of Supply Management — Exam 1. (This requirement is waived if the candidate holds a current C.P.M. or CPSM®.)

    • Successfully pass the CPSD™ Essentials in Supplier Diversity Exam — 2.

    • Have a minimum of five years of professional (nonclerical, nonsupport) supplier diversity or supply management experience (does not need to be full-time), OR three years of professional (nonclerical, nonsupport) supplier diversity or supply management experience IF the candidate has a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.

    • An application for certification after passing the requisite exams.

    For more details on the CPSM and the CPSD certification programs, visit ISM Certifications.

    To assist you in meeting your certification goals, ISM Florida Gulf Coast offers certification training classes. For further details on how you can begin on the road to becoming certified, please email professionaldevelopment@ism-florida.org.