NAPM-DENVER CPSM/CSM REVIEW
EXAM ONE: FOUNDATION OF SUPPLY MANAGEMENT
DATE: Saturday, May 19, 2012
TIME: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
PLACE: Renaissance Denver Hotel, 3801 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207
The Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) The CPSM® is recognized internationally and reflects the expanded knowledge, skills and abilities needed to be a successful supply management professional. You must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution to apply for the CPSM® designation.
ISM's newest credential, Certified in Supply Management™ (CSM™), was developed to allow practitioners a way to demonstrate knowledge in supply management, regardless of whether they have a college degree. It validates your supply management body of knowledge and skills in areas such as finance, supplier relationship management, organizational global strategy and risk compliance. You do not need a college degree to apply for the CSM™ designation.
This one-day program is designed to assist the attendee in understanding the content and organization for Exam 1 - Foundation of Supply Management of the ISM CPSM and CSM certification exam series. To get the most out of this session, each attendee should purchase a CPSM/CSM Study Guide from ISM and have read thoroughly the material on exam one, bringing questions to the class.
The CPSM Examination Process
Exam One: Content and Organization Review
John Hiatt, CPSM, C.P.M., is a member of the Supply Chain Management team at Group Publishing in Loveland, Colorado. He is a graduate of Colorado State University (B.S. Marketing 1991), and Lesley University (M.Ed. Technology in Education 2002). John has completed the two-day CPSM Train-the-Trainer Program sponsored by the Institute for Supply Management. John is a speaker for the Little Thompson Science Foundation observatory in Berthoud. He enjoys teaching and inspiring others to continue their education.
8 credit hours/class hours will be earned towards CPSM, CSM, C.P.M. or A.P.P. Re-certification.