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'Qualifications Uncovered' - CISCP

Updated on April 9, 2014 // Created on March 26, 2014

Known as ‘the son of the NCSC (National Corporate Service Corporation), the IPSCMI was founded in 1999. Now it is a prestigious professional institute offering supply chain management and purchasing certifications worldwide. Thousands of professionals now hold certified status from IPSCMI and are using their knowledge and skills to support their career.

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What is the CISCP Certification? 

Certified International Supply Chain Professional (CISCP) is one of the best known Supply Chain courses available and is very highly regarded worldwide. The CISCP is an entry level certificate and there is also an advanced level option titled Certified International Supply Chain Manager (CICSM). The CISCP demonstrates that you have a strong understanding of the principals of Supply Chain based on the Supply Chain Body of Knowledge (ISCBOK). IPSCMI offer a comprehensive description of these courses on their website.

Who should take the CISCP?

  • Undergraduates
  • New purchasing, logistics, and supply chain management beginners
  • People who are contemplating a career in the purchasing field, logistics, or supply chain management profession(s)

What modules are included in the CISCP?

  • Introduction and overview of logistics and supply chain management
  • Basics of Forecasting Techniques 
  • Production Planning and control
  • Production Scheduling
  • Material Requirements Planning (MRP) ,Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRPII), and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Inventory Management 
  • Basics of Transportation and Multi-Modal systems 
  • Basics of Purchasing Management and Administration 
  • Distribution Management
  • Quality and Supply Chain Management 

Professional Designation

Successful candidates are granted the designation of CISCP. This may be used just as similar recognitions are employed in accounting, medicine, law etc.

Key Facts for CISCP in the UAE:

Examination Completion of the certification program requires completion of a multiple choice examination.
CISCP providers in UAE 3+
Certification Details CISCP is accredited by the IPSCMI. It is recognized and valued worldwide.
Intake Courses run regularly and prepare for exams which take place at your convenience.
Price Range Typically this course will cost between AED 3000 and AED 3500.
Duration The qualification typically takes 2 months over weekends.

CISCP Courses in the UAE can be found at Laimoon.

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'Qualifications Uncovered' - CISCP

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