CIPS Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply dlc_admin 2018-06-19T16:51:31+00:00
The CIPS Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply is aimed at giving you the knowledge and skills you need to influence the strategic direction of your organisation. If you are currently working as a senior procurement professional or head of department, this course is the ideal way to certify your skills and take your knowledge to the next level. It’s also an important step towards achieving MCIPS status, which could enhance your salary as well as your reputation.
The CIPS Professional Diploma focuses on key strategic areas including change management, stakeholder management and team leadership. The course consists of three compulsory units, as well as two optional units from a choice of three. This allows you to tailor your studies according to your interests and career goals.
Leadership in Procurement and Supply: develop your own leadership and influencing skills, and learn how to evaluate the skills of your team
Corporate and Business Strategy: enhance your strategic skills, and discover ways to increase your business’ competitive advantage through strategy
Strategic Supply Chain Management: learn how to develop and roll out strategies across your team to improve supply chain management
Optional units (choose two):
Supply Chain Diligence: gain an understanding of how globalisation, financial and legal factors can impact on supply chains
Programme and Project Management: learn to evaluate critical aspects of the development, financing and implementation of large-scale programmes and projects
Legal Aspects in Procurement and Supply (UK): develop your understanding of the legal issues surrounding contracts and relationships within the supply chain
The CIPS Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply is a level 6 qualification and can roughly be compared with a Bachelor’s Degree. To be enrolled on the CIPS Professional Diploma, you will need to have completed the CIPS Level 5 Advanced Diploma.
To find out if you’re eligible for the CIPS level 6 course, give our Course Advisors a call free on 0800 012 6770.
About CIPS courses
The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) is a leading institution in purchasing and supply chain education. When you take a CIPS course with Distance Learning College and Training, you will receive an internationally recognised qualification which will demonstrate your industry knowledge and skills, and we will be here to support you every step of the way.
Once you’ve completed your CIPS Level 6 course, you will be able to work towards becoming a Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (MCIPS). Gaining MCIPS status could boost your professional reputation as well as your salary, so it’s an extremely worthwhile investment in your career.
If you’re not ready for CIPS level 6 yet, we provide courses to suit all abilities, including:
If you need any further guidance on what CIPS levels mean and which course would be best for you, please get in touch with our expert Course Advisors, and they will recommend the best steps for your career development.
The benefits of studying with DLC
At DLC, we offer a wide range of benefits to our students. Our five-star distance learning package gives you the flexibility to fit your studies around your other commitments, as well as unlimited support from industry experts whenever you need a helping hand.
Our CIPS tutors have years of industry experience within purchasing and supply, and they will be available to offer you all the guidance you need to complete your course successfully. You will also be assigned a mentor, who can give you additional support and career guidance if needed.
We provide our CIPS training online, so you can study at a pace that suits you. This makes it much more manageable to fit your studies alongside a full time career, so you can gain new skills at the same time as gaining experience in your current role.
How to apply for your CIPS Level 6 course
To begin your application for the CIPS Level 6 course with DLC, please get in touch with our friendly Course Advisors on 0800 012 6770. They will be on hand to talk you through the process and can help you get enrolled.
Paying for your course
At DLC, we offer a range of payment options so you can choose the option most convenient for you. If your employer is able to fund your studies, get in touch with us to find out more about our services for businesses. Alternatively, if you will be paying for your studies yourself, you can choose to pay in full or spread the cost monthly with interest-free credit.
Find out more
If you would like more information about the CIPS Level 6 course with DLC, please contact our team today on 0800 012 6770. Our Course Advisors are highly trained and dedicated to understanding your career goals, and they will recommend the learning path which is best suited to your unique needs.
The CIPS Professional Diploma is a Level 6 qualification and is the equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree 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 Bachelor’s Degree
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
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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.
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Leadership in Procurement and Supply
Corporate and Business Strategy
Strategic Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain Diligence
Programme and Project Management
Legal Aspects in Procurement and Supply
Enhance your CV
The MCIPS qualification is an internationally recognised accolade that give you unlimited opportunities to excel in the supply chain field.
Studying for and gaining MCIPS demonstrates your serious intent and commitment to your career; a huge advantage when it comes to career progression.
If you’d like some additional tips when it comes to enhancing your CV, speak to our team of Course Advisors today, by calling us on 0800 012 6770