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UPPCC Announces New Recipients of the CPPO and CPPB

Lexington, KY - January 25, 2021 - The Universal Public Procurement Certification Council (UPPCC) is pleased to announce and congratulate the 199 individuals who have successfully completed the fall 2020 certification examinations. To date, the UPPCC has certified 13,947 professionals in 8 countries, 10 provinces and territories in Canada, and in 52 of the states and territories of the United States.

The highly coveted Certified Public Procurement Officer® (CPPO®) and Certified Professional Public Buyer® (CPPB®) credentials, are recognized throughout the public procurement profession and demonstrate an individual's comprehensive mastery of public procurement competencies. The CPPO and CPPB are widely recognized as the industry gold standard.

Of the newly certified individuals, 155 earned the CPPB certification and 44 earned the CPPO certification. This newest class of professionals brings the total number of certified CPPBs to 10,996 and CPPOs to 2,951 respectively. View the complete list of all newly certified individuals from the October 2020 exams. UPPCC encourages all newly and actively certified to share their achievement online by accepting their CPPO and/or CPPB digital badge.

UPPCC is currently accepting online application submissions for the May 3 - 15, 2021 testing window. Visit UPPCC's website for upcoming deadlines and registration information.

Stay current! Be sure to update your MyUPPCC contact information to ensure that you receive all news and updates regarding your certification from UPPCC. And, even if you are not certified, but considering it, setting up a new MyUPPPC account ensures that you receive all the latest information and updates regarding UPPCC Certification Programs!



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