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Certificate in Procurement Management

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Introduction

The Continuing and Professional Education (CPE) Certificate in Procurement Management is a 120 contact hour programme is geared towards equipping individuals with the full range of knowledge, skills and abilities required for engaging in all aspects of the procurement process.  Students will also gain knowledge of the spectrum of information and communications technologies.

Who is this programme for?

The programme will aid those aspiring to become procurement professionals as well as those who engage in the supply of goods and services using the procurement function in industries such as retail, finance, projects and corporate planning.

Programme Structure

The programme consists of four courses. These may be taken together for the completion of the Certificate or participants may be allowed to complete any course for the award of the Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

  • Introduction to Procurement
  • The Economics of Procurement
  • The Procurement Cycle
  • Asset, Inventory and Records Management

When will the programme start?

Contact your nearest Open Campus Country Site on the start date for the programme.  

Entry Requirements

Applicants should possess four CXC subjects or equivalent, or relevant professional experience at the clerical level or higher.   Kindly contact an Open Campus Site location nearest to you for information on the application process.  

Assessment Structure

A model of continuous in-course assessment will be applied to all courses within this programme. Students will be assessed at different intervals over the duration of each course which may include written examinations. Assignments may also include but are not limited to: case-based activities, practical assignments, presentations and other projects. 

Course of Study
Core 
PROC040
Asset, Inventory and Records Management
PROC030
The Procurement Cycle
PROC020
The Economics of Procurement
PROC010
Introduction to Procurement