Risks are ever present in procurement and contract management. In fact poor risk management in procurement and a lack of understanding of contract risks leads to paying more than you should and often results in poor contract outcomes. This course targets procurement risk and contract risks and identifies best practices to minimise them.

  • Why join the course?

    Do you have the skills to identify and manage risk in procurement? Every stage of the procurement lifecycle comes with potential risks and dangers. The key is to know what to look for and understand the actions you can take to mitigate risks. In this 100% online procurement risk management course, we’ll show you how to reduce, manage and analyse risks in procurement and contract management. Learn the proven tools and processes to minimise the likelihood and impact of a procurement disaster. Gain the knowledge that will make you an instrumental asset to your team. Plus, you’ll get access to a FREE comprehensive procurement and contract risk register – a valuable tool to help you identify and minimise procurement risks.

  • Who is the course for?

    This online procurement risk management course is designed for procurement officers, contract managers or those who have procurement as part of their job. It is suitable for people working in the private and public sectors.

  • 100% online + 24/7 access

    Study when you want, where you want, to get the most from your learning. This 100% online course is delivered in 9 videos. With 24/7 unlimited access, you can watch the videos as many times as you need. This short course is non-accredited and there is no assessment. You will receive a certificate of completion once you have viewed all content. This course can be used to gain CPD points with organisations like CIPS.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you’ll be better able to:

  • Understand the concepts of risk and risk management
  • Understand the risk management process using a comprehensive risk framework
  • Identify risks 
  • Undertake risk analysis, including identifying consequences, likelihood, risk triggers and existing controls
  • Demonstrate knowledge of risk mitigation strategies and the use of contingency
  • Monitor and communicate risks
  • Identify the common risks at each stage of the procurement lifecycle
  • Apply best practice principles to the needs of your own organisation and job role
  • Gain continuing professional development points with the presentation of your completion certificate to organisations such as CIPS

Plus, you’ll get access to a FREE comprehensive risk register – a valuable tool to help you identify and minimise procurement risks.

Exceptional Value for Money

What you get: Unlimited access to 9 videos - 100% online learning. Start anytime, study your way.

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  • Michael  Young

    Procurement and Contracting Facilitator

    Michael Young

    Michael Young is a leading advisor with over 20 years experience working with federal, state and local government in procurement and contract management and related fields. He has published over 60 papers and book chapters and has authored and edited 5 books. He is a sought after speaker and presenter, having delivered keynote presentations in over 20 countries. Michael has been actively involved in the development of standards both in Australia and internationally, where he is currently working with the International Standards Organisation (ISO). He is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, and holds numerous qualifications, including a Masters of Business Administration and an Advanced Diploma of Government (Strategic Procurement). He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, the Australian Institute of Project Management, the UK Association of Project Management and the Australian Computer Society.

Learn the key steps to manage procurement risk with this 100% online short course. There are 7 modules to complete, all created and delivered by an expert practitioner.

Flexible learning at an affordable price. Show employers you have the practical knowledge to reduce procurement risk. Dive right in!
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