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APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) References

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 and purchase your ECM e-download here or ECM print copy here.

APICS Dictionary, 14th ed. 
Stock #01102-2013
$30 member /$50 nonmember
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Supply Chain Logistics Management (Fourth Edition)
Donald Bowersox, David Closs, M. Bixby Cooper
2011; Stock #03998-V4
$174 member /$183 nonmember
Principles of Supply Chain Management
Richard E. Crandall, William R. Crandall, Charlie C. Chen
645 pp.. / 2010; Stock #03903 $76 member /$84 nonmember
Introduction to Supply Chain Management Technologies (Second edition)
David F. Ross, CFPIM
2011; Stock #03925-V2 $65 member / $72 nonmember
Designing and Managing the Supply Chain: Concepts, Strategies, and Case Studies (Third Edition)
David Simchi-Levi, Philip Kaminsky, and Edith Simchi-Levi
498 pp. / 2008; Stock #03819 $136 member /$143 nonmember
UN Global Compact Brochure
UN Global Compact Office
2014 Free download
UN Global Compact Management Model
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. Welcome message by Georg Kell. Foreword by John Connolly
2010 Free download
The G4 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines
Global Reporting Initiative

Free download
Security Risk Assessment for Transport Operators: A Practical Guide for Small to Medium-Sized Organisations
State of Victoria
Free download
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Additional Resources

Below are additional resources for APICS CSCP candidates. These articles were selected by the APICS CSCP Certification Exam Committee and address the core concepts and competencies related to the APICS CSCP exam. Click on a link below to access download information.

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