Specialist Certificate in Effective Purchasing Management

Next Intake Commencement Date:

14 Jun 2017, Wednesday

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Specialist Certificate in Effective Purchasing Management
  • 14 Jun 2017 – 16 Jun 2017, Intake: 3
  • 13 Sep 2017 – 15 Sep 2017, Intake: 4
  • 12 Dec 2017 – 14 Dec 2017, Intake: 5
Overview

The rapid changes in business practices, increased globalization, technological (IT) advances, and increased expectations by top management are forcing purchasing professionals to take a more proactive approach in the ways purchasing functions and responsibilities are been managed today. Managing the changes in the purchasing function, environment and management expectations in which it operates significantly affect the ideal skills required to maximize the purchasing function’s potential and contribution towards organization’s objectives and goals.

This course addresses some of these changes; develops a set of factors to describe a comprehensive set of skills required of a world-class purchasing management professional and to ascertain which of these skills are the most important. Using Synergetic Theory and Case Studies as exercise tools to review and discuss the literatures presented on purchasing skills, methodologies, analysis and techniques. This course facilitates the purchasing function in playing the important role to achieve the operations planning and process control objectives of timely delivery, flexibility, quality and cost.

Who Should Attend

Managers, executives, officers and specialists in Purchasing, Procurement, Supply-chain Management, Sub-contracting, Material, Internal Auditors, AVL Assessors, Project & Contract whose functions and responsibilities are involved in the planning, organizing, negotiating and control of purchasing activities, and those who have the intention to prepare, document and implement purchasing process and control compliance with the ISO 9001: 2015 Quality Management Systems Certification.

Coverage
  • Purchasing Management  System
  • Purchasing Department Organization
  • Purchasing Policies
  • Purchasing Selecting Supplier For AVL
  • Purchasing Methodology
  • Purchasing Process Control ISO 9001: 2015 Quality Management System
  • Purchasing From Overseas Suppliers & Documentary Credits
  • Purchasing Negotiation Skills & Techniques
  • Purchasing Legal Aspects and Considerations
  • Purchasing Performance
Fees
SLA Member Non-Member Self-Sponsored
Course Fee $720 $900 $900
GST $50.40 $63 $63
Application Fee $32.10 $32.10 $32.10
Total Fee
(payable to TLA)
$802.50 $995.10 $995.10
SkillsConnect $48 $48 N.A.
SkillsFuture Credit N.A. N.A. $500
(or available  Credit)
PIC Grant Eligible Companies to claim directly from IRAS. N.A.

 

Payment

Payment will only be required after the course is confirmed.
(The status of the course would usually be advised one (1) month before the course start date.)

Payment mode (retail payments facilities are not available) :
Overseas – Telegraphic transfer
Local – Cheque or bank transfer

Lecturer

Dr Ong Geok Quee is the Senior Consultant of LAWSON Consulting Services. He holds a Doctorate Degree of Philosophy in Business Administration majoring in Materials and Supply Chain Management. A Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply – UK; CIPS Congress Member of APAC Constituency; Member of the Institute of Supply Management – USA; Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators; Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology—UK; a Chartered Marine Technologist—UK; and Singapore State Courts Mediator and Panel of Coachers of the Singapore Mediation Centre.

Duration

3 days (9am – 6pm), 24 hours classroom tutorial (inclusive of 1.5 hours written examinations) and 6 hours off class course / project works with a total of 30 hours.

Certification

At the end of the course participants who have fulfilled at least 75 per cent attendance and passed the written examination shall be awarded the Certificate of Proficiency (Certificate of Achievement).


Next Intake Commencement Date:

14 Jun 2017, Wednesday

Select a registration method:

Register Online   Download Form