An advanced Category Management course aimed at experienced or developing purchasing staff and potentially some key stakeholders. The course covers all aspects of our 5i® Category Management process (or can be customized around your company-specific process). It will also cover how to implement
Sustainable Procurement using Category Management.
This course enables and fully equips your practitioners to deliver significant business benefits around reduced price and cost, reduced supply base risk and to unlock innovation and greater value for your most important categories of spend.
This is our most popular course and is essential for any company embarking on, or attempting to re-establish, a Category Management program. Our experienced trainers bring the training to life using a combination of inspirational tuition, facilitated group work and case studies. We can customize the course as needed and, if required, we can combine training with supported working sessions for delegates to work on their own categories, creating key outputs from the workshop.
This course is CPD certified, meaning the learning activity has reached the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks for integrity and quality. It also holds the IFPSM: Programme Accreditation Standard (PAS) and counts as credit towards the Positive Purchasing Master Practitioner in Strategic Procurement programme.