Getting Started Toolkit

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) designation will help you gain supply chain management skills and knowledge to face the challenges of today's global marketplace and improve your company's profitability.

APICS wants to help you get started. Use the tools below to talk to your supervisor about the APICS CSCP program and chart your course. You can earn the APICS CSCP designation this year. Get started today!

APICS CSCP Certification Road Map

Step-by-step information on what you need to accomplish to earn the APICS CSCP designation.

APICS CSCP Program Content

Outlines the topics covered in the APICS CSCP program modules.


Value of Certification & Training

Demonstrates the benefits of the APICS CSCP program to your company and provides program details.

APICS CSCP Success Story

Find out how a company helped address business challenges and identify opportunities with APICS CSCP Education.

Getting Started Discussion Template

Adapt this Word document as a form of communication to help you discuss your supply chain training with your supervisor.

Steps to earning the APICS CSCP designation

1. Decide if APICS CSCP is right for you. Review the materials provided on this page and visit the free demo here for more information on the program.

2. Complete the APICS CSCP eligibility application. For more information on eligibility, click here.

3. Purchase and complete the APICS CSCP Learning System through the self-study program or a local instructor-assisted course. Click here to find the format that best suits you.

4. Register for and take the APICS CSCP exam. For upcoming dates and locations, click here.