CIPS Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply
CIPS Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply - distance learning qualification course
The CIPS Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply is an advanced level qualification intended for those with more than three years of experience working in strategic management within the purchasing and procurement sector.
This distance learning course aims to deliver the skills needed to develop and implement strategic decisions regarding a company's supply chain direction. To this end, participants are required to complete three compulsory units covering leadership in procurement and supply, corporate strategy and strategic supply chain management. Candidates must then choose two out of three optional units based on the skills that will be most relevant to their role, including legal aspects of procurement, project & programme management or supply chain diligence.
By the end of the course, students will possess the knowledge and skills to manage the strategic direction of their organisation's supply chain in support of broader business goals.
Upcoming start dates
- Self-Paced Online
Suitability - Who should attend?
This CIPS Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply course is suitable for professionals with significant strategic management experience in a purchasing or supply role.
It is also suitable for those who have completed previous CIPS courses and wish to progress further.
Assessment & Qualification
Students must sit a three-hour written exam for each of the five units at an approved CIPS centre.
Successful candidates will be awarded the CIPS Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply.
Training Course Content
Course units include:
- Leadership in Procurement and Supply
- Corporate and Business Strategy
- Strategic Supply Chain Management
- Supply Chain Diligence
- Programme and Project Management
- Legal Aspects in Procurement and Supply (UK)