CPIM Exam Process & Details
For candidates located outside North America
Take the next step toward earning your CPIM designation! Candidates must pass five CPIM exams in order to become certified. By taking and passing the CPIM exams you demonstrate your commitment to your career and mastery of knowledge within a company’s global production and inventory activities.
Purchase the CPIM Exam
In order to purchase the CPIM exam, candidates are required to fill out an Authorization to Test form. It is recommended that candidates download and review the CPIM Exam Bulletin for full details on exam process and procedures.
CPIM Exam Bulletin - Outside North America
Ready to take the final steps in becoming a certified expert in production and inventory management?
Candidates outside of North American have two primary payment options: with an exam credit, which is purchased on your behalf through an authorized APICS partner, or directly through APICS. To find an APICS partner, please visit our APICS Partner and Event Finder.
CPIM Exam dates
2016 Exam Windows
19 March – 7 May
4 June – 16 July
13 August – 1 October
29 October – 17 December
2017 Exam Windows
4 March – 6 May
3 June – 15 July
12 August – 30 September
28 October – 23 December
CPIM Exam fees (in USD)
APICS PLUS members: $325 per exam
APICS CORE members: $410 per exam
Nonmembers: $410 per exam
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