Diploma in Procurement QCF Level 4 - CIPS Exemption Units
Credits required: 73
There are 5 compulsory units to achieve CIPS Diploma in Procurement and Supply (Level 4) however it is possible to gain exemptions from two of these units without taking exams by completing a range of set workbased assessment (WBA) units of the Diploma in Procurement (QCF) qualification. We provide a blended learning package of exams and WBA to enable you to achieve CIPS level 4 with minimum exams.
This qualification is taken via distance learning using our bespoke e-learning system. For more information and prices please download our info pack.
Learners wishing to apply for MCIPS need to complete CIPS Level 4, 5 and 6 and all levels can be taken with a blend of exams and WBA.
Assessment method: Examination and WBA
Entry Criteria: This is the highest entry point on the CIPS Diploma qualifications and to enter at this level you must have either a minimum of 2 years experience in a business environment OR 2 A levels (or equivalent) OR CIPS Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations.
Develop working relationships with collegues and stakeholders
Evaluate information on procurement
Improve the performance of procurement
Provide leadership and direction for own area of responsibility
Undertake a supply market analysis
Determine requirements and produce a specification in procurement
Manage a sourcing process in procurement
Negotiate for Supplies
Establish contractual relationships with suppliers