Whether you want to stand out in your current career role or take your expertise to the next level,
becoming a Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) is essential. A CPSM certification
will set you apart as an expert in such critical areas of global supply chain management as sustainability,
strategic sourcing, forecasting and risk/compliance.
CPSM® Eligibility Requirements:
Three years of full-time, professional supply management experience (nonclerical, nonsupport) with
a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent
Five years of full-time, professional supply management experience (nonclerical, nonsupport) without
a qualified bachelor’s degree
Successfully pass three CPSM® Exams.
For additional program details, the CPSM® Exam information and Registration brochure can be viewed
at www.instituteforsupplymanagement.org/files/cerfitication/CPSMExamRegInfo.pdf. Email isminfo@
instituteforsupplymanagement.org with your mailing address, and we’ll send you the Exam Information
and Registration brochure.
Call us at 1.800.888.6276 or 480.752.6276, option 8; find out more about CPSM® at www.institute
forsupplymanagement.org/certification; email us at firstname.lastname@example.org;
connect with us at the CPSM® LinkedIn group or the ISM LinkedIn group to network with other potential
and current CPSM®s.
Use the CPSM® Study Resources — Designed to Save You Time
How do the Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) study materials save you time and
money? ISM connected the CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exams to the CPSM® Study Guide and the
ISM Professional Series. This allows you to assess and find the areas you need to improve and study
the most. Then, the CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exams tell you exactly where to find the explanations
in the CPSM® Study Guide, the ISM Professional Series and other resources, so you fully understand
the concepts. How smart is that? You focus your CPSM® studies on the areas you need the most and
only select the items you really need. Don’t forget: ISM is here to help you every step of the way.
Ebooks are now available for purchase on the ISM website.
Select Your Preferred CPSM® Exam Study Resources
ISM offers a variety of study materials to assist you in preparing for your exams. To meet your personal
study preferences, some study materials are available in print or online. ISM core study materials include
the CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exams, CPSM® Study Guide, and ISM Professional Series books.