Certified Supply Chain Manager (CSCM)

The Certified Supply Chain Manager (CSCM) is a certification course designed to equip professionals with the skills and knowledge necessary to manage supply chain operations effectively. The course covers topics such as supply chain and purchasing management, logistics and materials management, purchasing strategies and cost analysis, and reverse logistics and sustainable supply chains. Participants will learn how to optimize supply chain operations, reduce costs, and improve sustainability and social responsibility within their organizations.

Certification Program Objectives:

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of supply chain and purchasing management, including their roles and importance in business operations.
  • Learn how to effectively manage logistics and materials, including transportation, warehousing, and inventory management.
  • Discover how to implement purchasing strategies to reduce costs and improve supply chain efficiency.
  • Understand the importance of sustainable supply chains and how to implement reverse logistics to minimize waste and promote sustainability.

Certification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5 years of work experience in Supply Chain Management

Certifying Examination:

  • To be certified as CSCM, student should take up a 1.5 hours exam at the designated examination centers.
  • The qualifying exam would consist of 50 multiple choice questions, testing core certification modules.
  • Professionals with relevant experience and other qualifying criteria may be exempted from the examination.

Certification Modules:

  1. Supply Chain and Purchasing Management
  2. Logistics and Materials Management
  3. Supply Chain Risk Management
  4. Global Logistics and Operations Management