Short courses are delivered Online, Saturdays from 9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.

Sustainable Procurement

This course is designed to solidify and build on your understanding of how to integrate sustainability in the supply chain in order to promote sustainability issues via key control points of the procurement cycle.

Date: To Be Announced

Introduction to Public Procurement

This course is intended for individuals interested in an overview of procurement functions for the purpose of understanding the basic elements that underlie all areas of public procurement. Any government employee who has delegated authority to purchase goods and services on behalf of the government should take advantage of this class.

Date: To Be Announced

Planning and Procurement Stages

  • Understand and analyse the added value that can be achieved through procurement and supply chain management.
  • Understand and analyse the key steps when procuring goods or services

Date: To Be Announced

Pre Contract Stage

  • Learn what you need to do to ensure the contract fulfills what was promised and delivers the benefits you are paying for.
  • Analyse different types of specifications used in procurement and supply and sources of information that can be used to create specifications

Date: To Be Announced

Post Contract Management

  • Understand the legal issues that relate to the formation of contracts.
  • Understand the fundamentals of specifications and key performance indicators that are included in contractual arrangements made with suppliers.
  • Understand the key clauses that are included in formal contracts

Date: To Be Announced

Public Procurement Management

This course provides current and practical coverage of internationally recognized best practices, key concepts, principles and applications in the field of Public Sector Procurement (PSP).

Date: To Be Announced

Public Procurement Ethics and Sustainability

Understand the fundamentals of ethical behaviour when selecting and managing suppliers as well being aware our own personal responsibilities and demonstrate integrity at all times.

Date: To Be Announced

E-Procurement

Procurement managers must have complete understanding of various e-procurement applications.

  • This course will demonstrate how to identify processes, which can make procurement effective.
  • Highlight the benefits of e-procurement.
  • Outline the risks associated with e-procurement implementation.

Date: To Be Announced