CPSM® Study Materials and Supplemental Reading List



How to Study for the CPSM® and Bridge Exams
CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exams – 2nd Edition, Web and Print Versions
CPSM<sup>®</sup> Diagnostic Practice Exams
The CPSM® Diagnostic Practice Exams 2nd edition, web and print version, helps you focus your study efforts by identifying any areas of supply management that need strengthening. You get a sample test for each of the three CPSM® Exam(s) with a grading scale and correct answers, including justification and references. Use with the CPSM® Study Guide.

Print version, Exam 1, 2 & 3: USD $135 members/USD $165 nonmembers
Web version, Exam 1: USD $75 each exam members/USD $105 each exam nonmembers
Web version, Exam 2: USD $75 each exam members/USD $105 each exam nonmembers
Web version, Exam 3: USD $75 each exam members/USD $105 each exam nonmembers
Web version set, Exam 1, 2 & 3: USD $175 members/USD $225 nonmembers



Bridge Exam Diagnostic Practice Exam, Web and Print Version
CPSM<sup>®</sup> Bridge Exam Diagnostic Practice Exam, Print Version
Created just for current C.P.M.s with a bachelor's degree, the Bridge Exam Diagnostic Practice Exam, web and print version, is one of the most sought after CPSM® study tools. It helps you focus your study efforts by identifying any areas of supply management that need strengthening. You get a sample test for the Bridge Exam with a scoring chart, including justifications and references. Use with the CPSM® Study Guide.

Bridge Exam Diagnostic Practice Exam, Print Version USD $75 members/USD $105 nonmembers
Bridge Exam Diagnostic Practice Exam, Web Version USD $75 members/USD $105 nonmembers



CPSM® Study Guide, 2nd Edition
CPSM<sup>®</sup> Study Guide
The CPSM® Study Guide, 2nd edition, updated 2014, is one of the most critical materials to use during your CPSM® Exam preparation. Applicable to all exam candidates, it provides information on test specifications, examples of the testing format and question styles. With the use of additional reference materials to round out your knowledge, the CPSM® Study Guide is an essential part of your study program.
USD $79 members/USD $119 nonmembers



CPSM® Bridge Exam Study Guide
CPSM<sup>®</sup> Bridge Exam Study Guide
The CPSM® Bridge Exam Study Guide is one of the most critical materials to use during your CPSM® Exam preparation. Applicable to all exam candidates, it provides information on test specifications, examples of the testing format and question styles. With the use of additional reference materials to round out your knowledge, the CPSM® Study Guide is an essential part of your study program. Bridge Exam content is noted in brackets.
USD $79 members/USD $119 nonmembers



ISM Professional Series
The ISM Professional Series focuses on challenges, goals and integrated skill sets needed to be successful in strategic supply management. The series draws from all industries and levels, formulating a macro view of the profession. Each volume corresponds with each of the three CPSM® Exams. With methodologies to investigate and strategies to pursue, the ISM Professional Series is an essential resource for every supply professional.
Each volume: USD $99 members/USD $139 nonmembers
Set price: USD $219 members/USD $329 nonmembers



ISM Glossary of Key Supply Management Terms (5th Edition)
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The ISM Glossary of Key Supply Management Terms is a valuable reference tool for supply professionals, academics, researchers and students. Greatly expanded with more than 2,400 terms, the fifth edition includes information from all disciplines within supply management. What a great study tool for the CPSM® Exams.
US$59 ISM members/US$89 nonmembers



CPSM® and Bridge Exam Review Courses — Face-to-Face Seminars

The CPSM® Exam and Bridge Exam Review Courses are designed to help supply management professionals prepare for the CPSM® Exams. Course content covers topics within the CPSM® and includes content from the CPSM® Study Guide and the ISM Professional Series, and includes exercises, case studies and sample exam questions. These review courses are a supplement to a candidate's practical experience and individual learning. Check the Seminar Catalog to see dates and locations of upcoming review courses. Note: The face-to-face exam review seminars are equivalent to the online exam review courses and self-study workbooks.

Bridge Exam Review Course: USD $1,399 members/USD $1,699 nonmembers
CPSM® Exam Review Course: USD $1,599 members/USD $1,899 nonmembers

Download a CPSM® Exam Review Course Directory to find in-class instruction near you.



CPSM® Online Review Courses

CPSM® Online Review Courses are available in the ISM Knowledge Center. These courses enable candidates to assess their knowledge acquired through education and experience against the content tested in CPSM® and Bridge Exams. Participants get an in-depth review and assessment of the material in the CPSM® Study Guide by tailoring the course to their specific study needs. These interactive courses include sample test questions, case studies and bonus supplemental content developed by subject-matter experts. This bonus content gives candidates additional study material for tasks with the most questions on the exam. Get immediate feedback with these online review courses to customize your personal study program. Register at www.ism-knowledgecenter.ws. Note: The online exam review courses are equivalent to the face-to-face exam review seminars and self-study workbooks.

USD $199 members/USD $299 nonmembers per course



CPSM® Self-Study Workbook Courses
CPSM<sup>®</sup> Bridge Exam Self-Study Workbook  CPSM<sup>®</sup> Exam 1 Self-Study Workbook Course  CPSM<sup>®</sup> Exam 2 Self-Study Workbook Course  CPSM<sup>®</sup> Exam 3 Self-Study Workbook Course

Using the CPSM® Study Guide and CPSM® Exam Specification, these self-study workbooks provide an introduction to the major topics covered in the CPSM® Exams. They include resource articles, review questions, case studies and supplemental content developed by subject-matter experts for selected tasks. There is a post-test to evaluate your increased knowledge. Note: The CPSM® Study Guide is necessary to use these workbooks. These self-study courses are equivalent to the CPSM® Exam Online Review courses in the ISM Knowledge Center and the face-to-face exam review seminars.

Bridge Exam Self-Study Workbook USD $169 ISM members/USD $219 nonmembers
CPSM® Exam 1 Self-Study Workbook USD $169 ISM members/USD $219 nonmembers
CPSM® Exam 2 Self-Study Workbook USD $169 ISM members/USD $219 nonmembers
CPSM® Exam 3 Self-Study Workbook USD $169 ISM members/USD $219 nonmembers



CPSM® eBooks

The CPSM® Study Guide and ISM Professional Series are available as eBooks through our website, iTunes and the Amazon.com Kindle Store. With the convenience of eBook readers, preparing for the exams has never been easier. From iPads to Kindles, tablets to smartphone apps, we've got you covered.

The CPSM® Study Guide is one of the most critical materials to use during your CPSM® Exam preparation. Applicable to all exam candidates, it provides information on test specifications, examples of the testing format and question styles.

 

 

 

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CPSM® Study Guide for Exam 1 Kindle Tablet
CPSM® Study Guide for Exam 2 Kindle Tablet
CPSM® Study Guide for Exam 3 Kindle Tablet
ISM Professional Series    
  • Foundation of Supply Management
  • Effective Supply Management
  • Leadership in Supply Management
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Supplemental Reading List

For those who want additional study, ISM has developed a Supplemental Reading List to help candidates prepare for their exams. From finance to global competition, these books have been chosen because of their focus on the many different components of supply and the relationship between each component.