CIPS Level 3 Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations dlc_admin 2018-06-19T15:33:15+00:00
Take your career in supply chain management to the next level with the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Level 3 Advanced Certificate. This qualification is aimed at those who are looking to build upon their existing skills in supply chain management and purchasing. Through the course of your studies, you will develop the knowledge to understand demand management, arrange supply logistics and implement new contracts.
CIPS Advanced Certificate units include:
Procurement and Supply Environments: factors that can impact supply chain operations in different environments
Procurement and Supply Operations: what to consider when forming agreements with external organisations, and the five rights of price, quality, time, quantity and place
Procurement and Supply Workflow: how to develop efficient administration processes, and everything you need to know about the personnel involved in this
Inventory and Logistics Operations:how to ensure the right inventory is purchased and supplied, through the effective flow of materials and information
Procurement and Supply Relationships: how to develop relationships with suppliers, customers and stakeholders
You don’t need to have any formal qualifications to enrol for a CIPS Advanced Certificate, although if you currently hold a CIPS Level 2 Certificate you will be able to enhance your existing knowledge.
The CIPS Advanced Certificate is a level 3 qualification and is roughly equivalent to an A-Level, but with greater flexibility and applicability to the real world.
About CIPS courses
The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) is the leading institution in supply chain and procurement education, and CIPS certificates are internationally recognised. With the flexible and supportive learning environment provided by DLC, achieving a CIPS certificate will give you the knowledge you need to succeed in your career, whilst still allowing you to keep up with your other commitments.
At DLC, we provide a full range of CIPS courses, so once you’ve completed CIPS Level 3, you can further your studies by moving on to CIPS Level 4, CIPS Level 5 and CIPS Level 6. Once all of these courses are complete, you can then walk towards becoming a Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (MCIPS), which can have a big impact on your reputation as well as your salary. Find out more with our guide to MCIPS.
The benefits of studying with DLC
When you enrol for a CIPS Level 3 course with DLC, you can enjoy a wide range of benefits, including the flexibility to adapt your studies around your lifestyle, and unlimited support from expert tutors with years of industry experience.
Unlike many other distance learning providers, we support our students with a team of professionals dedicated to ensuring you succeed. Along with your tutor, you will be allocated a Student Support contact, who will act as a mentor and will be on hand to offer advice whenever you need it.
Distance learning is also incredibly flexible, and can be adapted to suit your lifestyle. All assignments can be completed online and at a pace you’re comfortable with, so you can balance your studies alongside your other commitments with ease.
How to apply for your CIPS Level 3 course
If you’d like to apply for a CIPS Level 3 course with DLC, don’t hesitate to get in touch with one of our friendly Course Advisors on 0800 012 6770 . Our team will happily talk you through the enrolment process, and can assist you with any questions you might have at this stage.
Paying for your course
Financing a CIPS Advanced Certificate with DLC is easy, with plenty of payment options available to suit your circumstances. From paying in full, to monthly instalments with interest-free credit, there’s an option that best suits you. We also work with businesses, if your employer may be willing to sponsor your qualification.
Find out more
If you would like to find out more about studying an Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations with DLC, contact a member of our team today. Our highly trained Course Advisors specialise in understanding your career goals, so they are fully qualified to recommend the right learning path to suit you.
The CIPS Level 3 is the equivalent to an A 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 an A-level
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
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These are an example of the units you can study:
Procurement and Supply Environments
Procurement and Supply Operations
Procurement and Supply Workflow
Inventory and Logistics Operations
Procurement and Supply Relationships
Enhance your CV
Once you’re certified with a CIPS Level 3 Procurement and Supply Operations qualification from Distance Leaning College and Training, you’re assisting yourself be a stand out option on job applications. Show your potential employers why you’re different from other candidates in the running.
In fact, from the moment you’re enrolled on your distance learning course, add it to your CV. If you’re undertaking the training of your own accord, it can portray how important you consider your personal and professional development.
And who else but our dedicated Course Advisors to give you handy hints and tips that will enhance your CV and contribute towards securing your dream job. What are you waiting for? Give us a call today on 0800 012 6770.
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