CIPS Strategic Alliance

Tagai Management Consultants has established a strategic alliance with the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply Australasia to deliver procurement and supply education and professional development support.

The alliance has a specific focus on the provision of procurement and supply education and professional development support to Indigenous professionals and communities in the following locations (but not limited to):

  • Papua New Guinea;
  • South Pacific Islands; and
  • Australia & New Zealand upon agreement by CIPSA existing suppliers.

TMC promotes and delivers CIPS skills training, qualifications programs and capability development for those working or wishing to work in the Australasian region.

Skills Training Courses

The open skills training programs are designed to suit professionals at all levels. Open training course are held in capital cities across Australia, New Zealand and in the Pacific region. Programs include (but not limited to):

  • Advanced Negotiation – 2 days
  • Assessing, Managing and mitigating risk
  • Category Management – 2 days
  • Contract Management – 2 days
  • Effective Negotiation – 2 days
  • Effective Procurement – 2 days
  • Essentials of Tendering
  • Introduction to contract management
  • Introduction to Contracts
  • Introduction to Forecasting Techniques and Inventory Management
  • Introduction to Negotiation
  • Introduction to Procurement and Category Management
  • Introduction to Public Sector Procurement
  • Legal Aspects of Procurement – 2 days
  • Managing your Supply Chains – 3 days
  • Specification Writing
  • Supplier Performance – Measurement and Management

Qualification Programs

Throughout the world CIPS qualifications are recognised as driving leading edge thinking and professionalism in procurement. CIPS offer five qualifications to support your professional development in Procurement and Supply including:

  • Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations; and
  • Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations.

Apart from qualifications program delivery Tagai Management Consultants provides students with tutor support.

For further information and a full list of course visit, the CIPS website.