APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management.

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) North America Testing

Please visit our Authorization to Test page to get started!

Please visit the bulletins page, where you can download the North America APICS CPIM Certification Bulletin. This provides information on APICS CPIM exam modules and testing procedures in North America.


APICS PLUS members $190 per exam
APICS CORE members $290 per exam
Nonmembers $290 per exam


All five APICS CPIM exams are administered by computer and offered throughout the year. Specific dates and hours of operation vary per site.

APICS CPIM Testing Options

Exams are administered in North America through Pearson VUE, an independent service provider and expert in providing knowledge measurement services.

To schedule an exam:

  1. Log in to your My APICS account.
  2. Navigate to the My APICS Certifications tab and click to expand Exam Authorizations and Credits.
  3. Click the link to the exam you choose to schedule, reschedule or cancel. 

For step by step scheduling instructions, please visit the APICS Pearson VUE scheduling tutorial or contact a Pearson VUE representative if you need additional assistance.

Learn how to register for an exam. Visit our testing partner online or call 1-866-583-8949 or +1-952-905-7418.