CIPS Level 2 Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations dlc_admin 2018-05-01T15:20:28+00:00
Develop and enhance your career in purchasing by studying the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Level 2 Certificate with Distance Learning College and Training (DLC).
Through the CIPS Level 2 Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations, you’ll build a solid foundation of knowledge for beginning your purchasing career. The Level 2 qualification is suitable for those who are just starting in a purchasing and procurement role, or for those who would like to develop their skills further in their existing role. Upon completion of the qualification you’ll have core skills in recognising and describing key transactional processes of procurement and supply.
Procurement and Supply Principles
Procurement and Supply Functions: the organisations involved, the main elements of procurement and key market factors
Procurement and Supply Processes: contract formation process, use of systems and sourcing information about suppliers
Procurement and Supply Administration: the importance of effective administration and the processes required to complete administration
Procurement and Supply Stakeholders: the principles of quality management and how to form effective relationships with suppliers, customers and stakeholders
The CIPS Level 2 certificate is roughly equivalent to a GCSE level A*-C, or an NVQ Level 2. It doesn’t require prior experience or qualifications to enrol.
About CIPS courses
CIPS courses are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, a globally recognised body, so your certificate will be recognised by employers worldwide – increasing your employability in the UK and abroad.
If you would like to develop your skills further, we offer a range of CIPS courses at multiple levels to help you advance your learning and enhance your career, including:
When you choose to study for a CIPS Level 2 Certificate with DLC, you will benefit from our unique combination of flexibility and support.
We have years of experience in providing high quality distance learning courses which are a cut above the rest. Unlike many distance learning providers, we offer unlimited support for our students, so you can get in touch whenever you need a helping hand.
Our tutors are industry experts, and many of them have decades of experience in their field. You’ll also be put in touch with your own Student Support mentor, who can help you with all the logistics of studying.
With our distance learning courses, it’s easier to fit your studies alongside your existing commitments. You can move through your course at a pace that suits you, and you can tailor your course to your specific needs. For more details, take a look at our guide to why you should choose DLC.
How to apply for your CIPS Level 2 course
To apply for your CIPS Level 2 course with DLC, please get in touch with one of our Course Advisors, who will be happy to talk you through the process and help you get enrolled on the course. You can call our team now on 0808 2509 641.
Paying for your course
There are a number of payment options available for students, so you can choose the option that best suits you and your circumstances. You can pay for your course in full, by monthly instalments, or get interest-free credit. We also work directly with businesses, if an employer is interested in sponsoring your course.
Find out more
If you would like to find out more about studying your CIPS Level 2 Certificate with DLC, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with a member of our team today. Our friendly Course Advisors are on hand to give you more information and advise you on your next steps. Call us on our Freephone line on 0808 2509 641 or visit our contact page to get in touch with us online.
The CIPS Certificate is a Level 2 qualification and is the equivalent to a GCSE (grades A*-C) level but without the long hours and years to complete, giving you more time to concentrate on getting that new future.
This is a full UK regulated qualification highly valued within the UK and around the world
Academic equivalent to a GCSE (grades A* – C)
Highly valued and sought after by employers throughout the UK and EU
Internationally recognised due to the skills and knowledge needed to carry out your role
Holds the same value certification from a college or university
CIPS is an internationally recognised certificate
Tailored, bespoke courses for you
Unlimited access to learning materials
Unbeatable Support Package
We guarantee the best support package on the market with industry experts here to support you through your studies.
We are proud of our 98.6% pass rate, we guarantee you are in safe hands when enrolling on a course with DLC.
Earn qualified status
Achieve qualified status with Distance Learning College and we will guide you every step of the way.
Award Winning Expertise
We are an award winning distance learning provider with 17 years’ experience and helping over 54,000 students.
Units you can study
These are an example of the units you can study:
Procurement and Supply Functions
Procurement and Supply Process
Procurement and Supply Administration
Procurement and Supply Stakeholders
Procurement and Supply Principles
Enhance your CV
Completing a CIPS online procurement course with Distance Learning College and Training adds value to your CV, helping you stand out against other prospective candidates when applying for a new job or promotion.
As soon as you’re enrolled on your purchasing qualification, you can add it to your CV.
Our Course Advisors are always available to give you additional hints and tips that will help you secure your dream job. Give us a call today.
Employees who feel valued, for example, when an interest is shown in their personal and professional development, productivity increases.
Research suggests that approximately 78% of engaged employees are more likely to recommend your products or services and 87% of engaged employees are less likely to leave the company. It pays to invest in your workforce.
If you want a lower staff turnover and increased productivity, contact Distance Learning College and Training today to find out how our procurement qualification and distance learning courses can boost your business.
Speak to a Course Advisor today on 0800 0126 770 to find out how we can boost your business.