The CESP Designation
The Certified Equipment Support Professional (CESP) designation is a recognized standard for judging the qualifications of a supplier of equipment for private/municipal/government fleets. It is an attainable goal for equipment suppliers who want to be identified as exceptional. To achieve this goal it takes personal motivation and depends on dedication to professionalism and acceptance of the challenge.
Areas of Competency Tested
The purpose of the CESP examination is to provide a high standard of certification to a professional supplier who possesses a depth of understanding of fleet management skills, and who demonstrates the ability to interact on a professional level with all fleet-related professionals.
For purposes of the CESP exam, the description of a Certified Equipment Support Professional is a professional supplier from an OEM or dealer network who has demonstrated competency of:
|Financial Management||Benchmarking||Employee Training||Outsourcing||Service Definitions|
|Procurement & Acquisition||Life Cycle||Environmental||Parts Management||Service Marketing|
|Risk Management||Specifications||Human Resources||Preventive Maintenance||Communications|
|Warranty & Performance Guarantees||Information Technology||Safety||Shop & Facility Management||Service Improvement|
Applicants for the examination must meet the criteria outlined in the CESP application.