Course Description

Purchasing and Procurement

Purchasing and Procurement is course run by Palmerstown Community School Adult Education, Dublin. It is a 'Classroom Based' course with a duration of 6 weeks. Purchasing and Procurement gives a Course Qualification of Level 6 Higher Certificate, awarded by QQI. For more information about Purchasing and Procurement at Palmerstown Community School Adult Education, please review the details below.

This course is delivered in partnership with the Open College.  This course is a comprehensive introduction to the role of buying and the impact of effective purchasing.  When students sign up they will receive course notes and slides. The course is divided into ten units and each part will have notes supplied.

The course covers topics such as the key terms associated with procurement, Evolution of Purchasing, Specification, the Five Rights, Key components of a contract including the rationale of termination of agreements. It will teach the learner how to use a classification system to rank procurement items in order of importance, how to implement tactical and strategic sourcing and be able to apply relevant criteria for assessment of suppliers and above all to negotiate effectively during all stages of procurement giving due consideration to ethical practices at all times.

There are two parts to the program:
• Assignment worth 40% and a written examination on week 10 worth 60% of the allocated marks.

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Training ProviderPalmerstown Community School Adult Education
Course LocationPalmerstown, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 20
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 6 Higher Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsPurchasing and Procurement QQI Level 6.
Course Start Date1st February 2020
Course End Date14th March 2020
Course Duration6 weeks
Course TimeSaturday - 12.00 - 4.00pm
Course Fee€350
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Palmerstown Community School Adult Education

Upper Kennelsfort Road, Palmerstown,, Dublin 20., Palmerstown, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: D20 P236

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