APICS is the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management.

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Preparation Options


To help prepare you for the APICS CSCP exam, APICS has developed the APICS CSCP Learning System. The APICS CSCP Learning System is a comprehensive professional development and exam preparation tool.

Learn more about the APICS CSCP Learning System.

Ways to prepare with the APICS CSCP Learning System

> Self-directed: Purchase the APICS CSCP Learning System and use this comprehensive tool to prepare for the exam, and evaluate your progress and exam readiness at your own pace. 

Purchase the APICS CSCP Learning System today.

> Instructor-facilitated courses in your community: Benefit from the experiences of APICS instructors by signing up for a course offered by an APICS partner in your community. Find a course today. Visit the APICS Partner and Event Finder and search for certification review courses.

> Instructor-facilitated online courses are APICS-endorsed, and will give you the opportunity to interact with an instructor and your industry peers. Instructors are experts in the field of operations and supply chain management, with years of teaching the APICS CSCP curriculum.

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APICS instructor-facilitated online courses are offered through Fox Valley Technical College, which provides online APICS CSCP review courses that are interactive and easily navigated, enabling you to learn in your own personal style. All workshops are taught by instructors who have earned APICS certification and have years of supply chain management experience.

Contact Fox Valley Technical College today

> Corporate or group learning: If you have a group of individuals interested in preparing for the APICS CSCP exam, contact APICS Corporate Services today to discuss options for onsite or distance training that meets your needs.

Learn more about APICS Corporate Services offerings

Independent study options

APICS CSCP Exam Content Manual (ECM)
All candidates should review this manual that provides an overview of the curriculum with test specifications, test-taking advice, key terminology, and questions with answers. Learn more about the printed or e-Download Exam Content Manual.

APICS Exam References
APICS recommends reference texts to all APICS CSCP candidates. The reference publications help to build your knowledge of industry practices and to support your certification exam preparation. Click to review and purchase the references that relate to and support the APICS CSCP certification.