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CPIM Exam Process & Details

Take the next step toward earning your CPIM designation! Candidates must pass five CPIM exams in order to become certified. By taking and passing the CPIM exams you demonstrate your commitment to your career and mastery of knowledge within a company’s global production and inventory activities. 

CPIM Exam Locations

APICS exams are delivered visa computer-based testing (CBT) at Pearson VUE test centers, which are located around the world.

Purchase the CPIM Exam

Complete an Authorization to Test for to purchase the exam. Review the APICS Exam Handbook for full details on exam process and procedures.


CPIM Exam Content

The CPIM program consists of five modules with an exam for each module that reflects critical areas in production and inventory management.

MODULE 1 – Basics of Supply Chain Management 
MODULE 2 – Master Planning of Resources
MODULE 3 – Detailed Scheduling and Planning
MODULE 4 – Execution and Control of Operations
MODULE 5 – Strategic Management of Resources

Learn more about the CPIM exam content with a free preview of the CPIM Exam Content Manual:

DOWNLOAD FREE PREVIEW or purchase the full CPIM Exam Content Manual for $25 USD.

CPIM Exam Prices

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