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Certified Purchasing Card Professional (CPCP) Credential


Gain the Recognition You Deserve by Pursuing Professional Certification and Joining the Distinguished CPCP Group!
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General Information  Upcoming Testing Periods

Certification Council

The exam is offered three times per year—in April, June, and October.


Apply by February 28, 2018, for the April 2018 testing at the Annual Conference.

Apply by April 27, 2018, for the June 2018 testing.

Apply by August 31, 2018, for the October 2018 testing.

Current PCPCC members are:

  • Karen Brookbanks
  • Larry Coffey
  • Tiffany Lovelace
  • Heather Miller, Chair
  • John Stockinger
  • Dianna Wright
To learn more about the PCPCC members, click here!

 How to Apply
for the Exam

How to Prepare
for the Exam

How to Maintain the Credential and Recertify

If you're currently exploring—or interested in pursuing—the credential, start here: read the handbook (very important), review point-eligible endeavors and access the application forms.

Once approved to take the exam, begin preparing: schedule your exam appointment as soon as possible, review the exam content outline, obtain study tips and consider the reading references.  Once earned, the credential is valid for a three-year period. CPCPs should understand the requirements: how to denote CPCP status, the code of ethics, recertification methods and point-eligible endeavors.


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Certified Purchasing Card Professional Credential 
The next application due date is Feb. 28, 2018 to take the 
exam at the Annual Conference on April 9 in San Diego.

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