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The CIPS Diploma in Procurement and Supply is a versatile qualification suitable for both entry-level and experienced professionals, it combines theoretical knowledge with practical skills, offering a comprehensive and globally recognised qualification in the field of procurement and supply chain management.
Why is it Important?
The focus on organisational procedures and processes, planning, negotiation, risk management, and data analysis in the CIPS Diploma in Procurement and Supply underscores the program’s commitment to preparing individuals for the practical challenges of procurement and supply chain management.
The CIPS Diploma in Procurement and Supply covers the following eight core modules:
- Scope and influence of Procurement and Supply
- Defining Business need
- Commercial Contracting
- Ethical and Responsible Sourcing
- Commercial Negotiation
- Supplier Relationships
- Whole Life Asset Management
- Procurement and Supply in Practice
Who will benefit?
If you have over two years of relevant experience in a business environment, our CIPS Level 4 Diploma in Procurement & Supply is the course for you.
You will develop advanced skills in negotiation and understand the complexities of contracts and other commercial arrangements. You’ll learn how to measure the effectiveness of supply chains and analyse their impact on your business.
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Course Duration in Total Qualification Time (TQT)
L4 TQT 600 hours
The TQT indicates the overall number of guided learning hours, additional self-study and assessment time that is required to complete the course.
The total qualification time consists of:
- 250 Guided learning time
- 335 Self-study requirement
- 15 Total exam time