Course Description

Effective procurement underpins value for money outcomes for all businesses.

This course targets staff who are responsible for procurement and those non-procurement staff who may be required to undertake a significant procurement project within their organisation.

The skills learnt will provide participants with a wide range of tools to facilitate any type of procurement from low value/low risk to high value/high risk.

Procurement Essentials is a non-accredited introduction to the principles of procurement that will cover:

  • Acquisition/Project Planning;
  • Probity
  • Market Analysis
  • Market Approach
  • Risk Management
  • Development of Specification/Requirements Document
  • Tender/Market documents
  • Evaluation
  • Basics of Negotiation
  • Purchase Recommendation
  • Types of Contracts (sole supplier/panel arrangement)
  • Contract Management

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Cost & Inclusions


$690 + GST



The Essentials of Procurement is conducted over two consecutive days.

Both days will be from 9.00 am – 4.30 pm.


There are no formal prerequisites for this course.

Location & Dates

Course Details and Schedule
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Training Venue (Face to Face Courses)

ASC Training & Development
Harmer House
Level 2, 5 Leigh Street

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Please Note:

For further specific information regarding each of these units, please visit: click on ‘Competencies’ and type in the required unit code.

Career Outcomes

Career Outcomes

Participants will take away a clear understanding of the procurement process that will ensure that a fair, ethical and transparent process is conducted with a focus on value for money outcomes.

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