Certification: NIGP Certified Procurement Professional (NIGP-CPP)

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NIGP's Certified Procurement Professional designation (NIGP-CPP) targets mid to executive level leaders in the public procurement profession. The NIGP-CPP focuses on competencies vs years of experience and is comprehensive of all competencies necessary for a procurement leader to perform.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?
Renewal Required?
Every 3 Year(s)
Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)?

Third Party Exam Center

Pearson VUE will send you an Authorization to Test email which will give you
instructions for scheduling your specific exam date and location directly with Pearson
VUE; NIGP’s test administrator.


The certification has an education level of an Associates of Arts or Associates of Sciences degree or higher and has a work experience requirement of more than 2 years, or requires obtaining a ‘core’ level certification from the same organization.