With the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program, you can take your career and organization in a new and exciting direction. Shape your future, align your goals, and distinguish yourself from the competition. In this challenging global marketplace, only the most well-trained, well-educated professionals will be sought after by employers and valued by organizations.

Join their ranks today by earning the APICS CSCP designation.

  • The APICS CSCP certification encompasses the entire global supply chain.
  • The APICS CSCP sets the standard for certification. It is administered in 72 countries and preferred by leading companies worldwide.
  • Employers and recruiters seek APICS CSCP designees.
  • The APICS CSCP increases your professional value and secures your future.
  • By earning the APICS CSCP designation, you will demonstrate significant commitment to your profession and your career, distinguish yourself as an industry expert, and excel with your newly acquired specialized knowledge.


The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is more relevant than ever to the challenges and performance improvement opportunities faced by today’s supply chain professionals. The APICS CSCP Learning System modules were restructured with deeper integration of:

  • Best practices in the day-to-day functions of supply chain professionals.
  • Technologies that drive improvement in planning and operations.
How you Benefit
The APICS CSCP program will give you more credibility and recognition in your workplace. You can distinguish yourself by committing to continued education that will help you sharpen your skills. This program gives you the opportunity to master supply chain management and all its facets—all on the cutting edge of new developments and concepts.

How Your Organization Benefits
From day one, you can apply your APICS CSCP program knowledge to solve everyday work issues. Your knowledge and expertise will make you more valuable in your organization. Companies that sponsor all or part of their employees’ tuition will gain a return on investment in the form of long-term loyalty and more productive employees.

With APICS CSCP, your employees will have:
  • The proven knowledge and organizational skills to strategically streamline operations.
  • The tools to effectively manage global supply chain activities that involve suppliers, plants, distributors, and customers located around the world.
  • The skills to create consistency and foster collaboration through best practices, common terminology, and corporatewide communication.
  • An understanding of the valuable technologies that drive planning and management of successful operations.


APICS CSCP Can Help with ERP and CRM Implementation

Throughout the APICS CSCP Learning System, you will be exposed to the role enterprise-level software and technologies play in high-performing operations. With the APICS CSCP, you will understand implementation strategies for technologies including enterprise resources planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), advanced planning and scheduling (APS) systems, and more.

Benefits of ASCM Membership

ASCM membership and APICS certifications complement each other. ASCM membership offers networking, education, and exclusive industry content, while APICS certification programs provide relevant, essential education that equips you for today’s fast-changing marketplace.

  • Improve productivity through APICS education, training, and certification programs.
  • Gain a competitive advantage. Stay current on industry trends and developments through the free, monthly, and award-winning APICS magazine.
  • Enhance the bottom line. Apply APICS best practices and solutions to improve quality and gain efficiency throughout your organization.
  • Take advantage of networking opportunities with peers from various industries
    and across the globe.

CSCP Benefits