The CIPS Diploma in Procurement and Supply is an ideal qualification for individuals moving into junior and middle management procurement roles.

This course is also well suited to more experienced supply chain managers who are looking to gain an industry recognised qualification to supplement their professional experience and possibly work towards chartered status.

What Will I Learn?

During your studies you will develop your skill set in a number of areas, including how to negotiate and secure contracts. You will learn how to build lasting supplier relationships and will develop a robust understanding of the current ethical and legal issues surrounding supply chain management.

During this qualification you will be required to complete eight modules that make up a total of 60 credits. For each module you will complete a single examination, which will either be a computer-based, multiple-choice exam (Objective Response) or a more traditional essay-style format (Constructive Response).

Upon completing this course, you will be the holder of a globally recognised qualification. More importantly, you will have developed the skills and confidence to tackle the procurement challenges of today and to advance your career to the next level.

Distance Learning

£1,425+VAT
  • Blended Learning £2400.00 +VAT

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For all delegates who apply for the full course and make an initial payment before 31st May 2020, we are offering free access to our Project Management Fundamentals Qualification from the Association for Project Management.

This course introduces the key project management skills which are invaluable to individuals working in procurement and supply chain management. If delegates wish to to complete the online exam to obtain the full qualification, they will simply need to pay the examination fee of £168.00

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CIPS Level 4 – Course Modules

Course Details

In order to apply for this course, you will need to have completed one of the following:

  • CIPS Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations
  • Two years work experience in a commercial environment
  • Two A-level qualifications or equivalent

If you have already completed a degree in a related subject from an accredited university, you may be able to apply for module exemptions from your CIPS qualification.

If you would like to find out more about this option, please do get in touch today.

Each module is assessed via an exam.

A six-credit module is assessed via an ‘Objective Response’ exam. This is a computer-based, multiple-choice exam which lasts for 1.5 hours.

A twelve-credit module is assessed via a ‘Constructive Response’ exam, this is an essay-based exam which lasts for 3 hours.

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