Offer ends 25/05/2013 Save 25%
Financial options0% APR
- Course type Distance learning course
- Duration 24 Months, Part-time
- Qualification CIPS Level 6 Graduate Diploma in Purchasing & Supply
- Awarded by Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply
Tutor is available to students.
CIPS Level 6 is an advanced CIPS qualification, developing the knowledge and skills to plan and implement the strategic direction of a company's supply chain, in support of wider business objectives. On completion of CIPS Level 6, students may apply for MCIPS status.
Who is it for?
The CIPS Level 6 Graduate Diploma qualification allows CIPS members to apply for MCIPS status. The course is an advanced purchasing management course, designed for those who have 3 or more years' strategic purchasing management experience, or who have gained the CIPS Level 5 Advanced Diploma and wish to progress further.
The course covers the following areas:
Strategic leadership approaches
Leading change in the supply chain
Strategic planning models (Ansoff, Bryson, Mintzberg)
Corporate strategy (ACI, 7S, Quinn)
Project management approaches (Six-Sigma, DMAIC, PRINCE2, Critical Chains)
Core competence analysis
Project planning and implementation
Financial decision making
Public sector programme management
purchasing manager > director