Certified Procurement and Supply Professional -K (CPSP-K)
The course outline is aimed at supporting learners with knowledge, practical skills and attitudes that will enable them perform duties as Buyer, Supply, Chain Manager, Supervisor, Director or Consultant for any organization.
To achieve this objective, the inbuilt modules such as Costing and Budgeting, Finance, Leadership, Governance and Project Management are incorporated into the curriculum in addition to core supply chain modules.
The program comprises of four parts including a research paper, and has been benchmarked to international curriculum and practice and standards.
The Professional Course in Supply Chain Management is packaged into four (4) parts namely:
Certified Procurement and Supply Professional PART I
Certified Procurement and Supply Professional PART II
Certified Procurement and Supply Professional PART III
Certified Procurement and Supply Professional PART IV
The course is concerned with the application of procurement, supply principles and solving Supply chain challenges in a dynamic environment.
By the end of the course, the trainee should be able to:
Appreciate the importance of procurement and supply in an organization,
Execute procurement and supply process in an organization,
Apply ICT in Procurement and Supply process in an organization,
Effectively manage procurement and supply finance risks and documentation,
Establish procurement and supply audit framework,
Demonstrate knowledge and advice on mitigation of emerging issue in Supply Chain Management,
Appreciate the legal aspects in Supply Chain Management
Apply appropriate decision making tools in Supply Chain.
Individuals in Management should be able to;
Manage Procurement Projects
Apply research methodology principles, processes, theory and models in organizational problem solving Practice as a Supply Chain specialist/ consultant.
The course is designed to be covered in 1,250 hours.
In every year, examinations will be conducted in the periods:
May / June
November / December
PL 1.01 Organizational Environment
PL 1.02 Procurement of Goods, Services and Works
PL 1.03 Procurement Planning
PL 1.04 Supply Chain Management Information System
PL 1.05 Contract Law and Negotiation
PL 1.06 Finance for Procurement
PL 2.01 Supply Chain Management for SMEs
PL 2.02 Procurement Costing and Budgeting
PL 2.03 Procurement of Consultancy Services
PL 1.04 Procurement Audit and Risk Management
PL 1.05 Quantitative Techniques
PL 1.06 Category Management
PL 3.01 Sustainable Procurement
PL 3.02 International Procurement
PL 3.03 Logistics and Inventory Managements
PL 3.04 Research in Procurement
PL 3.05 Operation Management
PL 4.01 Procurement Governance
PL 4.02 Strategic Supply
PL 4.03 Procurement Leadership >
PL 4.04 Project Management
PL 4.05 Public Private Partnerships (PPPs)
PL 4.06 Research Project in Procurement and Supply
To qualify for classes and exams, Membership & Exam Registration-Student to handle directly with KISM/KASNEB
Once registered, apply online via the Apply Now button and present your printed application letter together with your registration forms from KISM/KASNEB at the College of Human Resource Management at Ufundi Coop Plaza, 4th Floor.
A non-refundable Application fee of Kshs1000/- is applicable before any application can be processed. Deposits are done via a direct deposit into the following bank account. (NB: No Cash payments accepted.)
Bank Name: Kenya Commercial Bank
Branch Name: Biashara street Branch
Account No. : 1180194667
In favour of: College of Human Resource Management (CHRM).
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COURSE TYPE: Professional
COURSE LEVEL: Higher Diploma
COURSE DURATION: 4 Modules / 2 Years
QUALIFICATION: K.C.S.E C+ Plus (KNEC)
EXAMINATION BODY: KISM/KASNEB
CERTIFYING BODY: KISM
6.30 am - 8.30 am Weekday Daily
8.30 am - 4.30 pm Weekday Daily/Saturdays
5.30 am - 8.30 pm Evening Daily and class on Saturday