Procuring effectively and efficiently is fundamental to the success of public sector and wider commercial sector organisations.
NPG offers tailored training to meet all needs from beginners through to practitioners.
NPG works with its clients to identify areas of the procurement process in which staff require training and thereafter we develop the courses specifically to meet those needs.
Our training is delivered by MCIPS qualified professionals with many years industry experience.
Our training portfolio includes:
Introduction to Procurement Course
The course provides an introduction to procurement and the course objectives are:
- To improve understanding and awareness of public sector procurement.
- To be better equipped to identify potential savings opportunities.
- To be able to attain efficiency targets whilst maintaining an awareness of the need for compliancy.
Practical Procurement Workshop
This workshop builds on the Introduction to Procurement course through practical work and case studies.
At the end of the course delegates will be able to:
- Prepare Quotations.
- Write Specifications.
- Evaluate Offers.
Effective and Efficient Procurement Course
The course is designed for those who engage in complex or high value tendering or whose role has a significant procurement element.
The course objectives are:
- To provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of the procurement process.
- To broaden delegates’ views of what procurement entails.
- To ensure delegates are aware of rules and regulations in relation to procurement with specific reference to higher value more complex procurement.
Efficient and Effective Tendering Course
The course focuses upon the creation of efficient and effective tendering strategy; including the compilation of pre-qualification questionnaires, invitation to tender documentation and evaluation methodologies and models.
Through attendance on this course delegates will be better equipped to produce effective procurement documentation.
Wider Commercial Sector
Awareness and Understanding of Public Sector Procurement Course
The course provides the delegate with an awareness and understanding of public sector procurement; providing an overview of such areas as the legislative environment, the processes, rules and documentation. This course will enable delegates to be better equipped to engage with public sector organisations.
Winning Public Sector Contracts Course
This course focuses upon how organisations can improve their chances of winning business from public sector bodies. It reviews the public sector procurement environment, the legislation, rules and processes, before focusing upon the tender documentation (pre-qualification questionnaire, invitation to tender etc) to identify how each can be used to your advantage to secure future business from the public sector.
To enquire about our training courses or to discuss your specific requirements please contact us via the enquiry form.