ISM Professional Certification

Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) & Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD)

Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM)

The CPSM® is the credential that surpasses the demands of the international marketplace with multi-faceted skills in areas such as finance, supplier relationship management, organizational global strategy and risk compliance.  

CPSM® Eligibility:

  • Three years of full-time, professional supply management experience (non-clerical, non-support)
  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university or international equivalent
  • Successfully pass three CPSM® Exams OR if you are a C.P.M. in good standing, pass the Bridge Exam 

 

Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD)

The CPSD® is a great credential for any professional in supply management but primarily whose responsibilities support a supplier diversity program.  

CPSD® Eligibility:

  • Three years of full-time, professional supply management experience (non-clerical, non-support)
  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university or international equivalent
  • Successfully pass the CPSD® Exam and pass one of the CPSM module exams if you are a not a current CPSM or C.P.M. in good standing.

 

ISM-Fort Worth Certification Study Groups:

Study groups that gather to review certification module text and sample test questions are one of the best ways to prepare for CPSM or CPSD.  If you are interested in forming a study group then please contact Steve Ballenger via email at steve.c.ballenger@lmco.com or by phone at 972-603-9233.