This course is a professional qualification in the field of procurement supply. It is suitable for those who have been working in this area for two years or more and focuses on the operational and managerial levels of the CIPS global standard. You'll develop the professional knowledge skills and competencies employers are looking for. You will: Learn about the core principles concepts and practical applications when procuring goods or services Gain essential knowledge and practical skills in contracting negotiation supplier relationships ethics and asset management Understand how procurement fits within the rest of your organisation and how it can help to shape key future business decisionsBased at the same level as a first year o
|Qualification name||Diploma in Procurement and Supply|
|Awarding organisation||Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||19th September 2023|
|Cost description||Please refer to our website|
This course is a Level 4 qualification equivalent in challenge to the first year of an undergraduate degree. Normally students joining the course should be educated to Level 3 (A-Level / BTEC National or equivalent) with GCSEs in English and Maths to at least Grade 4 and/or should have workplace experience in procurement and supply.
Assessment is by external written examination. Exams take place at the end of each module.
Achievement of the Professional Diploma gives full membership of the Institute (MCIPS) and opens the door to post-graduate opportunities such as MBA. Following successful completion of the CIPS Level 4 Diploma you can achieve MCIPS membership by continuing your study with us for a further two years to gain the Level 5 Advanced Diploma then the Level 6 Professional Diploma. Your tutor will discuss your options with you once you have started your course.