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Advance Your Career With APICS Credentials

APICS is the leader in supply chain education and certification programs. We literally set the industry standard. For years, individuals and organizations have turned to APICS to build skills and advance supply chain performance. The APICS brand is globally recognized as the top provider of supply chain certification, endorsement, certificate and education programs.

Getting started is easy

The first step on your certification journey is selecting which program is right for you. We’ve made that easy with the APICS program selector. Then follow the 5-step designation process.

APICS 5-Step Process to Supply Chain Management Designation

  1. Select credential: Select the supply chain management credential that is right for you. Become an APICS PLUS member for substantial cost savings on courseware and exams. 

  2. Check eligibility: CSCP and CLTD credentials have prerequisites and require an eligibility application.

  3. Prepare for exam: Review the exam content manual (ECM), choose your study method (self-study, online, in-person class) and make a study plan.

  4. Take and pass exam: Purchase your certification exam and schedule your exam at a local testing center.

  5. Display your new credential with pride! Add your credential to your resume, LinkedIn profile, and proudly place certification letters behind your name!

Maintain Your APICS Certification

You've worked hard to achieve certification. Keep your certification up-to-date and active. Show your dedication to your career in operations and supply chain management and help boost your standing within your organization and the industry. A simple process ensures you'll always be found in the APICS credential verification database.