The Certificate in Purchasing and Procurement will help you to get to grips with purchasing and procurement process, understand the practices of organisations that do this well and look at how to apply this in your own workplace. It will help you to contribute to purchasing projects in a professional way, engage stakeholders and to obtain increased value and performance from your suppliers.
This excellent course is suitable for anyone interested in working in this sector or who simply wants to learn more about the topic. If you’re an individual looking to excel within this field then Certificate in Purchasing and Procurement is for you.
We’ve taken this comprehensive course and broken it down into several manageable modules which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of the course. It really is a sure pathway to success.
Benefits of studying Certificate in Purchasing and Procurement:
- 24/7 access to the course for 12 months
- No hidden fees or exam charges
- CPD endorsed certification on successful completion
- Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)
- Efficient exam system, assessment and instant results
- Improve your chance of gaining professional skills and better earning potential.
In this course you will learn about developing and agreeing specifications for goods or services, engaging stakeholders as you do so. You will explore a variety of tools used in supplier selection, sourcing requisitions and develop an understanding of the basics of negotiations.
This course is designed with the following modules:
Certificate in Purchasing and Procurement
- Course Overview
- Supply Chain Management Basics
- The Purchasing Cycle
- Purchasing Toolkit
- Managing Competitive Bids
- Improving Efficiency and Accuracy
- Analyzing and Reducing Risk in the Supply Chain
- Managing Internal Relationships
- Tools of the Trade
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
While I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your Certificate at an additional cost.
Who is this course for?
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Certificate in Purchasing and Procurement is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
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Which level (3 or 4) is the Purchasing and Procurement Management course?.
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how do i pay for the course
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jose luis asked:
hi, If i failed the exam, do i need to pay again to re take it? Are there mock exams available?. thanks jose luis
Hi Jose, Thanks for reaching out. Yes, if you fail in the final exam you can re-take it by paying £1.99 every time until you pass. There are three mock exams, you can take the mock exams before the final to prepare yourself for the final. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Ryan Vaughan asked:
How long does this course take, is the time scale layed out or can it be completed as soon as I feel ready for the assessment
Hi Ryan, Thanks for reaching out. The course duration is 6 hours of continuous study. However, you will get one year of access to the course after purchasing and you can complete the course anytime you want. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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