Project Management for Procurement Professionals

A practical approach to establishing a project organisation and managing projects in the Procurement environment.

Next Date: October 18, 2017
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Fundamentals of Stores and Stock Control

Understand the important contribution the warehouse makes to the smooth operation of the enterprise.

Next Date: October 18, 2017
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Introduction to Supplier Relationship Management

Build strong, mutually beneficial relationships with your suppliers.

Next Date: October 23, 2017
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Supply Chain Operations - Finance Planning & Inventory

Understand the use and benefits of costing, inventory and planning in supply chain processes.

Next Date: October 25, 2017
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Managing Total Cost of Ownership

Measure, manage and improve the total costs of goods and services throughout their lifecycle.

Next Date: October 25, 2017
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Developing and Managing Contracts and SLAs

 Minimise risks in dealing with suppliers while developing and entering into professional contracts.

Next Date: October 25, 2017
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Fundamentals of Purchasing and World Class Procurement

An excellent preparation for later skills development in more advanced world-class Procurement topics.

Next Date: October 26, 2017
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Implementing the Three Bid Committees

The Supply Chain Management system within the PFMA and MFMA was introduced to drastically improve service delivery.

Endorsed by National Treasury

Next Date: October 30, 2017
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Finance for Procurement Professionals

Financial acumen for Procurement Professionals.

Next Date: October 30, 2017
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Introduction to Practical Purchasing

Gain a broader, practical understanding of the purchasing process. 

Next Date: November 1, 2017
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Advanced Microsoft Excel Training

Exploiting 'Advanced Excel' in your analysis and reporting in the context of Supply Chain Management.

Next Date: November 6, 2017
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Value Analysis/Value Engineering: Practical application in procurement

Create more value in your supply chain

Next Date: November 8, 2017
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Integrated Physical Asset Management

Extracting the maximum usage in the short term from assets, while ignoring the signals of an ‘asset in distress’ multiplies maintenance and repair cost increases.

Next Date: November 8, 2017
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Public Sector Supply Chain Management

Implement a fair, equitable, transparent, competitive and cost effective Supply Management Chain function.

Next Date: November 8, 2017
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Ethics in Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Avoid and manage the ethical 'traps and pitfalls' within the supply chain.

Next Date: November 8, 2017
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Introduction to Negotiations

Gain a broader understanding of the negotiation process, its key stages and how it adds value.

Next Date: November 9, 2017
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Developing Effective & Compliant Bid Specifications

Unpack the key elements for developing effective Bid Invitations as required under legislation.

Next Date: November 13, 2017
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Supervisory Skills for Procurement Managers

Are you an efficient, effective and respected supervisor in your procurement or supply chain environment?

Next Date: November 13, 2017
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Preferential Procurement Regulations 2011 - BEE Codes workshop

Updated B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice, implementing preferential procurement and related enterprise development: implications and opportunities.

Next Date: November 15, 2017
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Logistics Management

It is crucial to use resources effectively and minimise non value-adding movement of goods in the supply chain.

Next Date: November 16, 2017
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Critical Negotiation Skills for the Procurement Professional

Procurement negotiations are different and Procurement Professionals negotiate more often than anyone else in the organisation.

Next Date: November 20, 2017
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Asset Management in the Public Sector

Tangible (physical) assets are a vital corporate resource and applying the principles of asset management will ensure this resource input is at the lowest overall cost.

Next Date: November 22, 2017
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Legal Aspects in Purchasing & Supply Management

Many legal processes apply to the procurement environment. Brush up on this crucial component in purchasing.

Next Date: November 27, 2017
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Optimising Warehouse Performance

Warehouse operation and management is a key area where competitive advantage can be gained and exploited.

Next Date: November 30, 2017
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Implementing the PPPFA

The practical and legal implications of the new regulations are significant; it is imperative that your organisation implements the regulations correctly.

Next Date: December 5, 2017
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Procurement Tender Specification Writing

Create tender specifications that are clear, correct, complete and concise.

Next Date: December 6, 2017
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Leadership Development for Procurement and Supply Chain Managers

You manage things; you lead people
- Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper

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The Protection of Personal Information (POPI)

We provide insight and simplify the issues, which can only be done after practically applying POPI to real business issues

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Managing Conflict within the Supply Chain

Help yourself and others to settle differences, work constructively and collaborate as individuals and groups with a common purpose.

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Managing Procurement Risk

Identify, analyse and manage risk in Procurement and Supply.

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BEE Smart Symposium

Since the Clarification Guidelines on the new BEE Codes of practice were issued by the DTI , it's become clear that there are significant ramifications for Preferential Procurement strategy and related Supplier Development efforts.

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Selling Procurement Business Cases

Identify and diagnose customer-critical business issues and create a desire within the customer for a procurement solution that will address these.

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Effective Tendering and Supplier Management

Effectively build and manage a world-class supplier base, create and manage tenders, and meet your BEE targets at the same time.

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Demand Planning and Management

Cost pressures and complex supply chains require a minimum of cash tied up in inventory while satisfying the customer to the maximum.

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Communication Intelligence for Procurement Professionals

The 2 most difficult obstacles for procurement professionals are internal and external communication. These 2 are above a lack of focus, cost control and a lack of a solid procurement process.
- ProcurementBulletin
 

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Storage and Distribution

Highly participative and interactive - offering step-by-step implementation guidelines to lower costs and deliver business goals.

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Procurement Time Management

Improve planning, assertiveness, decision-making, desk management and communication skills. Contribute to greater productivity.

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Operations Management for the Procurement Professional

The roles, responsibilities and relationships of procurement vs. world-class operations management.

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Leading and Influencing in the Procurement Environment

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In-House requets facilitated

Learn how to motivate and support supply chain members and stakeholders in achieving objectives and success, and maximise the potential of your organisation through effective leadership in a variety of contexts, including through change, adversity, conflict and success.

 

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Developing a world-class procurement strategy

Transform your procurement function and achieve the recognition it deserves through implementing the vision of a world-class procurement organisation.

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Business Process Analyst

Guide businesses to and through process optimisation opportunities.

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