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Procurement & Supply Courses

Procurement Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Courses


Want to move career to procurement, supply chain management, logistics or transport and add to your existing skills/qualifications ?

 

CMI offer a fantastic suite of industry focused Procurement and Supply Chain Management courses from Diploma to Professional diploma level. The Purchasing and Supply diploma qualifications are recognised under the framework of qualifications (from level 4 - 6 UK equivalent to level 6-8 in Ireland). The CIPS suite of procurement qualifications  allows you to deepen and progress your career to the highest level. There are FOUR main courses offered by CMI.


Logistics & Supply Chain Management Courses

The most popular entry level course for people is the Logistics and Supply Chain Management Subject Diploma. The course is broad enough to cover the basic areas but at the same time allows you the flexibility not to fully commit to a longer course such as the CIPS Diploma. The course is open to people from various backgrounds, for more information see below:

Logistics & Supply Chain Management Subject Diploma


Procurement & Supply Diploma Courses
 

The Diploma in Procurement and Supply Chain course is awarded by the prestigious CIPS, Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply. This is the first step on the ladder to a professional qualification in procurement and supply. CIPS is the world leader in internationally recognised qualifications in this growing area. The Diploma is open to people from various backgrounds and there is no entry restrictions. If you wish do the best course offering the best potential for career advancement, then this should be considered over the Logistics & Supply Chain Diploma. For more information see below: 



Purchasing & Supply Diploma - CIPS

 

Procurement & Supply Advanced Diploma & Professional Diploma

Applicants doing the Procurement & Supply course normally start at the Procurement & Supply Diploma course in their first year and progress to Advanced Diploma in their second year and to Professional Diploma level in their third year.  Students must have completed nearly all modules on the CIPS Diploma before they can progress to the next Advanced Diploma level. It is not possible to apply directly for the Advanced diploma or Professional Diploma unless you have completed the level below e.g Diploma. The highest level qualification Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply allows you to gain full CIPS graduate membership. For more information see below:


Procurement & Supply Advanced Diploma


Procurement & Supply Professional Diploma

 



Procurement, Logistics & Supply Chain Management Jobs & Careers

76% of CMI students doing CIPS courses gain new positions or promotion within one year of completion of the course. Graduates have gained procurement and supply chain management jobs and careers in the following roles:  


Procurement analyst, Procurement specialist, Buyer/Planner, Purchasing assistant, Procurement Co-ordinator, Supply Chain Operations Manager, Supply Chain Specialist, Supply Planning Manager, Supply Chain Coordinator, Logistics Manager, Logistics executive. For more details on current jobs in this area go to CMI Jobs section