Program director and Senior Facilitator
Courses are developed and delivered by Senior Facilitator, Tarian Dixon. Tarian has over 15 years experience in designing and delivering contract and procurement training to government.
The Diploma will include presentations by leading experts with practical experience in the procurement and contracting field
Certificate IV in Procurement and Contracting (PSP40616)
Diploma of Procurement and Contracting (PSP50616)
10 days over 10 weeks
Registrations close: 26 February 2019
Commencing Wednesday 26 March 2019
Advanced Diploma of Procurement and Contracting (PSP60616)
12 days over 5 months
Registrations close: 2 Oct 2018
Commencing: Tues 16 Oct 2018
No classes: Dec 2018 - Jan 2019
Ending: Tues 19 Mar 2019
We also offer these courses on a closed and tailored basis for your Department if there is sufficient demand.
Procurement and Contracting Training
We deliver the following nationally recognised qualifications on Procurement and Contracting. The training is suitable for persons responsible for the procurement of goods and services in public sector agencies and departments.
cERTIFICATE iv in procurement and contracting (PSP40616)
With the Certificate IV, you will gain competencies in understanding and complying with relevant legislation and policies when planning procurement. You will learn how to identify and manage risks in procurement and contracting. You will also learn how to target your market research and develop internal and external networks.
Units of Competency
PSPETH002 Uphold and support the values and principles of public service
PSPGEN038 Identify and treat risks
PSPGEN042 Exercise delegations
PSPGEN043 Apply government processes
PSPLEG002 Encourage compliance with legislation in the public sector
PSPPCM004 Plan procurement
PSPPCM005 Develop and distribute requests for offers
PSPPCM006 Select providers and develop contracts
PSPPCM007 Manage contracts
BSBMKG408 Conduct market research
PSPGEN024 Use resources to achieve work unit goals
PSPPCY004 Support policy implementation
PSPGEN033 Use advanced workplace communication strategies
BSBPNG522 Undertake project work
PSPGEN039 Develop internal and external networks
DIPLOMA OF PROCUREMENT AND CONTRACTING (psp50616)
The Diploma is particularly suited to people with management responsibility (or those wishing to progress into management) for procurement and contracting including coordinated procurement across the whole-of-government. You will also learn how to plan, finalise and manage the process and how to use complex workplace communication strategies and manage the whole supply chain.
Units of Competency
PSPETH003 Promote the values and ethos of public service
PSPGEN049 Undertake negotiations
PSPLEG003 Promote compliance with legislation in the public sector
PSPPCM008 Manage contract performance
PSPPCM009 Finalise contracts
PSPPCM010 Manage procurement risk
PSPPCM011 Plan to manage a contract
PSPPCM012 Plan for procurement outcomes
PSPPCM013 Make procurement decisions
BSBMKG506 Plan market research
BSBPUR504 Manage a supply chain
PSPGEN054 Use complex workplace communication strategies
PSPPCM015 Conduct and manage coordinated procurement
Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Contracting (PSP60616)
The Advanced Diploma is designed for Managers and Senior Managers in the Public Service who are working in (or working towards) a management role in strategic procurement and contracting.
The course materials and workplace simulations embed project management principle underpinned by domestic and international standards including ISO 21500:2016.