Recommended Prerequisite Training
Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credit
Upon course completion, we will provide you with achievement certificates totalling up to 120 continuing professional education (CPE) credits.
Train and prepare for the CIPS "Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply"The Diploma training and credentialing program addresses planning and forecasting for future demand, forward planning for contract development, negotiating volumes, margins and standards, creating and controlling specifications, and contract management. It also covers the supply market and chain, negotiating with suppliers, conflict resolution and performance review. Please view the CIPS Level 6 Content Guide for complete course content details for all four modules.
Upon completion of the required pre-requisite training, "Diploma in Procurement and Supply Operations" and "Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply Operations", Certified Information Security can help you and your colleagues to complete your understanding and skills necessary to excel as a senior procurement and supply manager or head of department. When you and your colleagues attend Certified Information Security's certification preparation and training course aligned to the CIPS "Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply", you will quickly develop strategic acumen to align functional, organisational and supply chain strategies, and to devise and implement change management. The course develops your skills in areas including leadership of stakeholders, the procurement function, teams and relationship management, and project and financial management.
Participants are led through 5 volumes (over 900 pages) of official CIPS course books by an experienced and qualified instructor who will bring the material to life, and make it relevant to the procurement and supply operations at your organization. Please view the CIPS Level 6 Content Guide for complete course content details for all five modules.
The target audience for this training session is any senior management or purchasing & supply department heads. This program targeted at building strategic procurement competence, giving managers the ability to formulate strategic direction and advice, in terms of change management, stakeholder management and team leadership.