Certification UpdatesDate: 11/13/2017
Beginning January 1st, 2018, all CPPs, CPPMs, CGPPs, and CPPCs, who are not members of the American Purchasing Society or have allowed their membership to lapse will be required to update their certification(s) every two years.
Members will still only need to update their certification(s) every five years.
Lifetime certification can be applied for at the age of 50. At that time updates will no longer be required.