Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)


i. Head of Supply
ii. Head of Commercial
iii. Supply Chain Manager
iv. Head of Logistics Operations Manager


Five qualifications are offered to support your professional development in procurement and supply.

1. Certificate in Procurement and Supply OperationsEntry Requirements:

BGCSE - A minimum of 34 Points or 12 points in any of the following subject combinations: Maths/English, Maths/Commerce, Accounting/English, Accounting/Commerce.
1. Introducing procurement and Supply (L2M1) 2. Procurement and Supply Operations (L2M2) 3. Stakeholder Relationships (L2M3)
4. Systems Technology (L2M4) 5. Inventory, Logistics & Expediting (L2M5)
2. Advanced Certificate Procurement and Supply Operations MANDATORY 1. Procurement and supply Operations (L3M1) 2. Ethical Procurement & Supply (L3M2)
3. Contract Administration (L3M3) 4. Team Dynamics & Change (L3M4)
OPTIONAL 1. Socially Responsible Procurement (L3M5) 2. Socially Responsible Warehousing & Distribution (L3M6)
3. Diploma in Procurement and Supply Entry requirements : CIPS Advanced certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations OR or Diploma in business or equivalent. 1. Scope and influence of Procurement and Supply(L4M1) 2. Defining Business Need(L4M2) 3. Commercial Negotiation(L4M3) 4. Ethical and Responsible Sourcing(L4M4)
5. Commercial Negotiation(L4M5) 6. Supplier Relationships(L4M6) 7. Whole Life Asset Management(L4M7) 8. Procurement and Supply in Practice(L4M8)
4. Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply MANDATORY 1. Managing Teams and Individuals(L5M1) 2. Advanced Contract and Financial Management(L5M4)
3. Managing Supply Chain Risk(L5M2) 4. Managing Contractual Risk(L5M3) 5. Managing Ethical Procurement and Supply(L5M5)
OPTIONAL 1. Category Management(L5M6) 2. Advanced Negotiation(L5M15) 3. Achieving Competitive Advantage Through the Supply Chain(L5M7)
4. Project and Change Management(L5M8) 5. Operations Management(L5M9) 6. Logistics Management(L5M10)
5. Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply MANDATORY 1. Strategic Ethical Leadership(L6M1) 2. Global Commercial Strategy(L6M2)
3. Global Strategic Supply Chain Management(L6M3) 4. Future Strategic Challenges for the Profession(L6M4)
OPTIONAL 1. Strategic Programme Leadership(L6M5) 2. Innovation in Procurement and Supply(L6M8) 3. Commercial Data Management(L6M7)
4. Supply Network Design(L6M9) 5. Global Logistics Strategy(L6M10)

Unit exemptions may be granted depending on prior certified learning, to make sure you do not repeat learning that has already been undertaken and recognised.

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Programme Leader

Mr Absolom Mukonyo - Gaborone


Muneinashe Dube - Francistown