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Purchasing and Procurement Certificate (Level 2) with tutor support and assessment based exam included

UK Professional Development Academy LTD


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£10 inc VAT (was £350)
Offer ends 07 August 2021
Study method
Online, self-paced
4 weeks
Access to content
12 months
No formal qualification
30 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available to purchase separately

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Purchasing and Procurement Certificate (Level 2)

Purchasing and Procurement Certificate is one of the Most Selling, Purchasing and Procurement Certificates offered by the UK Professional Development Academy to provide Knowledge about HR Consultants to those who are looking to work in the HR Consultant and Management Sector. UKPDA is one of the Leading Online Purchasing and Procurement Certificate providers in the United Kingdom, Purchasing and Procurement Certificate includes important modules that teach the learner about their needs and succession in their professional life.

Purchasing & Procurement

To make it easy for the learners this Purchasing & Procurement course comprised of various different modules and sub-modules based on a higher level in which you will learn the basic and essential concepts of procurement, understanding inventory management and fundamentals of product development and delivery.

Purchasing - Course Benefits

The following is included for online study with the UK Professional Development Academy.

  • Purchasing - Courses / Training that best suit to Work Experience, Knowledge and Skills
  • Purchasing - Self-paced Training/Courses to continue working while studying
  • Purchasing - Self-Paced Courses to get free from the deadlines
  • Purchasing - Course materials that include Training Manual, Assignments that challenge you to apply your knowledge that can be in PDF, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint format.
  • Purchasing - Assessment resources accessible through our online learning platform 24/7.
  • Purchasing - A professional one-to-one tutor to provide all-inclusive assistance throughout the course online.


30 CPD hours / points
Accredited by Step Ahead CPD

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Purchasing - Course Outline

Level 2 Purchasing and Procurement Certificate is a CPD Certificate. To achieve a Level 2 Purchasing and Procurement Certificate learner must have to achieve 3 Modules with 60 Credits to get a Certificate of Completion from UK Professional Development Academy.

Purchasing - Modules Outline

Purchasing - Module 1: Essential of Procurement

Purchasing - Importance of Procurement

Purchasing - Aims of procurement

Purchasing - Procurement process

Purchasing - Operational Procurement Planning

Purchasing - Consolidated Procurement Plans

Purchasing - Individual Procurement Plans

Purchasing - Identification of desired Procurement outcomes and objectives

Purchasing - Sourcing

Purchasing - Choosing Suppliers

Purchasing - E-Procurement

Purchasing - Types of Purchases

Purchasing - Module 2: Understanding Inventory Management

Purchasing - Inventory Management

Purchasing - How companies control Inventories

Purchasing - Inventory Management Challenges

Purchasing - Inventory Management Attempts

Purchasing - The Importance of Managing Inventory

Purchasing - Economic Order Quantity

Purchasing - Inventory Monitoring Approaches

Purchasing - Hybrid System

Purchasing - Benefits of ABC analysis of Inventory Management

Purchasing - Vendor Management Inventory

Purchasing - What benefits does VMI Offer?

Purchasing - Module 3: Fundamentals of Product Development and Delivery

Purchasing - Product Development (Make) Product Design

Purchasing - Production Scheduling

Purchasing - Facility Management

Purchasing - Delivery of the Product

Purchasing - Order Management

Purchasing - Delivery Scheduling

Purchasing - Delivery Sources

Purchasing - Assessment

After studying the course material, Learner will have to attempt the Final Assignment(s).

The Assignment Brief containing the different questions will be available on Learning Platform / Moodle. You will be assessed by UK PDA’s Assessor. A range of assessment methods may be used. When an assessment criterion is met, it will be graded ‘Pass’. If there is further evidence required, it will be graded ‘referred or fail’, and your assessor will give feedback as to how you can meet the criteria. You can resubmit an assignment as many times as you need to.

All written report(s) / Assessment(s) are online and are taken either through or after the course; these are included in the course price.

Purchasing - Duration

The minimum time period to complete this training is 4 Weeks. But it is a self-paced course, and the duration of completion depends on the learner’s pace and ability to give time to study.

Learners will have access to their Training via Learning Platform for up to 12 months from the date of enrolment. During this period, flexibility will be given to learners for completing the course at any time.

Purchasing - Certificate

Upon successfully passing the Course, a learner needs to pay for CPD Accredited Certificate of Completion either in PDF format or Hard-copy.

Certificate of Completion (PDF format) = £35

Certificate of Completion (Hard-copy) = £45 + postage charges Local £9, International £14

Who is this course for?


Without any prior knowledge of Purchasing and Procurement, the learners can take this training course and in addition to this, there are no age restrictions. Thus, anyone who is passionate and ambitious about Purchasing and Procurement can take the course. There are no specific deadlines for admission, and you can enrol anytime on this course.



There are no precise requirements for Purchasing and Procurement Certificate as no prior knowledge and experience of Purchasing and Procurement is required.

Students seeking to enrol for this course should meet the following requirements;

  • Basic knowledge of English Language & Basic Computer Skills
  • Be aged 16 years or above

Career path


After completing the course/training, you will be able to grip yourself with specific knowledge and skills with the highest level of confidence to improve yourself and enhance the skills for your career in the relevant employment sector.

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.