Level One Introduction to Procurement & Supply Chain Management (2 day)

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For up to 15 delegates.


2 Days


Procurement & Supply Chain (P&SCM) Skills
Level 1 Introduction to P&SCM
Aimed at early entrants into the Procurement & Supply Chain profession, this course provides an overview and competency development in the following areas
1. Quality Management
2. Risk
3. Procurement Planning
4. Sourcing
5. Technology
6. Business Acumen
7. Corporate Social Responsibility
8. Cost Management
9. Legal Aspects in Procurement & Supply
10. Negotiation

This course can be tailored to a number of market/industry sectors

Learning Outcomes

Following this course, candidates will know and understand the following aspects

  • The role of quality management in P&SCM
  • How risk should be approached in P&SCM
  • The role of planning in P&SCM
  • Basic approaches to sourcing activity
  • The role of technology in P&SCM
  • How relationships impact performance
  • The importance of Corporate Social Responsibility
  • How costs should be addressed in Procurement
  • The essential legal aspects of procurement
  • How negotiation should be approached