CPSM® and SCMP Reciprocity


An agreement between Institute for Supply Management (ISM) and Supply Chain Management Association of Canada (SCMA) sets forth reciprocity between the two organizations allowing professionals to apply for the respective professional credentials. Professionals holding the SCMP™ credential may apply for and receive the CPSM® designation from ISM increasing your global marketability. Please contact SCMA for specific requirements for applying for the SCMP™ designation.

The CPSM® credential requires recertification every three years with 60 Continuing Education Hours (CEHs). CPSM® Recertification FAQs

SCMP holders interested in obtaining the CPSM® should complete the one-page CPSM® application and mail to:

2055 E Centennial Circle
Tempe, AZ 85284-1898

For any questions:

SCMP holders may contact ISM — Michelle Pattee, mpattee@ism.ws or call 800/888-6276 or +1 480/752-6276, extension 3074.

CPSM® holders may contact SCMA — Megan Boyd, mboyd@scmanational.ca or call 888/799-0877 or +1 416 977-7111, extension 3121.