Certified Materials & Resource Professional Certification

CMRP logoInvest in your future by earning the Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP) professional designation. Nationally recognized, CMRP is a premier credential based on sound assessment that provides distinction in a competitive marketplace. CMRP status delivers both internal and external rewards. It signifies a commitment to career advancement while representing accomplishment and expertise within the healthcare supply chain community. CMRP is designed and administered by the American Hospital Association Certification Center (AHA-CC).

Explore the sections below to access information, resources, and tools designed to help guide your path to obtaining the CMRP designation.

CMRP Exam Scholarships

AHRMM offers scholarships for receiving and renewing the CMRP. Up to 50 eligible AHRMM members who apply for the CMRP scholarship between August 23, 2016, and September 1, 2016, will receive a voucher for the full CMRP exam fee. This is a limited-time, exclusive offer only available to active AHRMM members who meet the CMRP eligibility requirements. LEARN MORE

AHA CERTIFICATION CENTER RESOURCES

AHA-CC CMRP Certification Center

CMRP Handbook

Self-Assessment Examinations (SAE)

AHRMM RESOURCES

CMRP Curriculum Outline

CMRP Frequently Asked Questions

ON-DEMAND RECORDINGS

CMRP Certification Exam Preparation Two-Part Series: On-Demand Recording Series for individuals preparing to take the exam and includes access to quick reference guides. 

eLEARNING COURSES

CMRP Course Bundle

Courses in the CMRP Bundle are also sold individually:

Cost Management

Information Technology and Data Management 

Logistics and Inventory Management

MMIS Systems Evaluation Selection

Purchasing and Contract Management

Strategic Planning and Leadership

PUBLICATIONS

Materials Management Review Guide 5th Edition - also available as an eBook!

 

CMRP Fees

Examination:
$275 member / $425 non-member

Renewal:
$135 member / $225 non-member

Self Assessment Exam (SAE):
$115 member / $200 non-member

 

CMRP Renewal

The renewal cycle for the CMRP credential is three years, with expiration on the last day of the month in which certification expires.

Renewal may be achieved by completing eligible professional development activities or retaking and passing the CMRP Examination.

The issued CMRP certificate indicates the date certification was earned and expires.

To learn more, visit the CMRP FAQs or download the CMRP Renewal Application

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit the CMRP FAQs page for more information on renewing or obtaining your CMRP designation.