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CIPS Level 5- Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply

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Courses starting in April 2024

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Who is this course for? This course provides senior buyers, contract and supply chain managers with the expertise to improve organisational procurement and to fulfill organisational objectives. It gives you the knowledge base to reduce cost, improve quality and timescales, manage the supply the supply chain and deal with legal issues.

What are the entry requirements? CIPS Diploma in Procurement & Supply. The Level 5 programme is aimed at experienced buyers and managers who wish to pursue a strategic or leadership level in PSCM.

What will I learn? Building on the practical knowledge and understanding gained at CIPS Level 4 Diploma in Procurement and Supply you will develop a higher level of practical, theoretical and technical knowledge and understanding of procurement and supply. Your learning will focus of how to deal with key aspects of risk in supply chains and mitigation of those risks; processing and evaluating contracts and the impact of legal implications when contracts are breached.

You need to gain 60 credits for this qualification.

  • L5M1 Managing Teams and Individuals (12 credits)
  • L5M4 Advanced Contract & Financial Management (12 credits)
  • L5M2 Managing Supply Chain Risk (6 credits)
  • L5M3 Managing Contractual Risk (6 credits)
  • L5M5 Managing Ethical Procurement and Supply (6 credits)
  • L5M6 Category Management (6 credits)
  • L5M7 Achieving Competitive Advantage Through the Supply Chain (6 credits)
  • L5M8 Project and Change Management (6 credits)

After completing this course you are able to progress onto the CIPS Professional Diploma Level 6.

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