SCMA has signed agreement with the Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) in the U.S. to provide reciprocity between each organization’s globally recognized designation.

Designations covered by the agreements are:

  • SCMP – Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMA)
  • CPSM® – Certified Professional in Supply Management® (ISM)

Supply chain professionals holding one designation are eligible to receive the reciprocal designations, provided they meet specific criteria.

Obtaining another respected designation will increase your global marketability. Whether working abroad or collaborating with supply chain partners in other countries, possessing a reciprocal designation will enhance the recognition of your skill-set internationally.

What SCMP-Holders Need to Know

What CPSM®-Holders Need to Know

If I don’t possess a CPSM®, can I join SCMA as an international member?

YES, if you are living outside of Canada you may become an international member of SCMA. For more details, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..