CSCP MAINTENANCE


This is your summary of certification maintenance requirements:

  • Abide by the APICS Code of Ethics
  • You must earn a total of 75 maintenance points and apply for maintenance every 5 years.
  • Professional development points may be earned in the following areas:
    • Continuing education
    • Presentations, publications, and educational development
    • Service to the operations management profession
    • Professional membership
  • If you fail to maintain your certification within 5 years, your credentials will be suspended.
  • With each additional year of suspension you will be required to submit more professional development points in order for your certification to be reinstated. (15 additional points per year are required for APICS CSCP designation.)
  • If you do not maintain within 5 years of suspended credentials, your certification will be terminated and you will be required to retake your exam.