Who is it for?
You’re a senior procurement professional or head of department.
For those who are successful in completing the CIPS Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply; this represents the final level of CIPS qualifications for those working towards becoming an MCIPS Chartered Procurement and Supply Professional.
What will I learn?
Building on the knowledge and skills learned at the CIPS Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply, you will be able to demonstrate strategic knowledge and leadership skills and find solutions to complex problems. It is designed to develop transferable workplace skills such as excellent communication and the ability to work in and lead a team. Employers have identified that the ability to think strategically and lead and influence policy and thinking are essential for progression. You will gain an understanding of different perspectives and theories and will be able to critically analyse, interpret and evaluate complex information, concepts and ideas.
NB* How will I know whether my CR exam is PBE or CBE?
Constructed response CBE:
- Computer-based exams (CBE) in Group 1 countries (e.g. UK, Australia, Dubai)
- Up to six series per year from Jul-19
Constructed response PBE:
- Paper-based exams (PBE) in Group 2 and 3 countries (e.g. South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Malawi)
- Twice per year from Nov-19 (in Nov and May)
The experience of lecturers and the co-students at Amilak Training Center assists to obtain inputs on different sectors of business, enable you to bounce ideas and to get input from different perspectives. The theories are related to actual examples and case studies that assist with implementation of such initiatives in the work place.
CIPS Student - Highest Scorer in PD3!
Studying CIPS at Amilak has helped me to improve and do my work more professionally. It's also enabled me to assist my colleagues and share better ways of doing our work by adding value to the organization through procurement processes.