Fundamentals of Procurement


Course name Fundamentals of Procurement
Institution Crown Agents
Location Uganda, Kampala
Language English
Contact information

Sales & Bookings Department

+44 (0) 20 8710 6770


Course objective

- Understand the principles and importance of procurement

- Appreciate how all stages of procurement cycle from identification of need to ultimate disposal can contribute to organisational goals

- Understand how your skills and experience can contribute to an efficient and effective supply chain

- Appreciate the risks inherent in the procurement cycle

- Understand the implications of procurement law

Sector Public
General course topics Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail
Specific course topics

- The principles of procurement

- The strategic role and corporate benefits of purchasing and supply chain management

- The procurement cycle from identification of need through the tendering process, contract management to ultimate disposal of assets

- Risk management

- Integrity and ethics

Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name No
Attendance mode In-person
Incentives No
Audience Program Manager
Pre-requisites No
Course fee $1,749
Discount available No
Course included in analysis No