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Experience the spotlight in procurement with CIPS!

Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Qualifications

Experience the spotlight in procurement with CIPS!

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Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Qualifications Table of contents

Partners: Universitatea Na onala de Aparare “Carol I” (Na onal Defense University „Carol I”) was founded in 1889 is a leading ins tu on in research and training in defense.

Since 1945, Charles Kendall Group grown into a complete, end-to-end supply chain management group. From government and commercial procurement to export packing, freight, logis cs and development consultancy.

Since 2004, Integrate Investment provides consultancy and training services to public and private organiza ons interested to improve their procurement process.

About CIPS

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CIPS Qualifica on

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Where to study

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Studying CIPS

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Qualifica on Insight

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Fees

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Advantages of inves ng in CIPS

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About CIPS

The Chartered Ins tute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) is the benchmark qualifica on in procurement and supply chain profession.  CIPS helps professionals to achieve performance in their career and offers the opportunity of an interna onal career. 

CIPS QUALIFICATION

Membership MCIPS means being a fully qualified member of CIPS and has the following benefits: 

CIPS is the chartered body dedicated to the procurement and supply.

CIPS comprises almost 100,000 members in 150 countries all over the world.

CIPS qualifica ons are fully recognised and accredited around the world. CIPS Code of Conduct is the interna onal model for procurement and supply prac ce. e liat r Affi mbe e m

The CIPS Qualifica ons are structured on 5 levels, developed to support your professional development according to your experience in procurement an business environment.

Enjoy greater rewards. MCIPS means earning more per annum than non-MCIPS colleagues in the same posi ons and only current members are en tled to use the post-nominals MCIPS. Achieve your poten al. lt will enhance your skills and prac ces, providing you with the tools you need to excel in your career in procurement and supply. Gain a career advantage. Studying for and gaining MCIPS demonstrates your serious intent and commitment to your career; a huge advantage when it comes to career progression. The way to MCIPS can start by studying for the Professional Qualifica ons (Cer. ficate, Diploma, etc.), according you experience and background in procurement. al

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Qualification Level

It’s the right Qualification for you if…

Entry Requirements

English Level

Study Centre

L2- Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations

You’re starting a career in procurement or if purchasing is your role.

You don’t need any prior experience or CIPS qualification

Advanced

Integrate Investment

You don’t need any prior experience or CIPS qualification

Advanced

Integrate Investment

L4- Diploma in Procurement and Supply

A valuable management tool for those moving into junior and middle management procurement roles or those supervising the procurement function.

At least 2 years’ experience in business environment or CIPS Certificate

Advanced

Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I”

L5- Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply

Provides senior buyers, contract and supply chain managers with the expertise to improve organizational procurement and to fulfill organization objectives.

CIPS Diploma in Procurement and Supply

Advanced

Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I”

CIPS Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply

Advanced

Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I”

L3- Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations

L6-Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply

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If you have an operational role and need to carry out procurement and supply tasks.

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Where to study

Studying CIPS

There are two CIPS Study Centres in Bucharest connected to Integrate Investment: 

Universitatea Na onala de Aparare “Carol I” CIPS Study & Examina on Centre, which was founded in 2012 by Integrate Investment in partnership with Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I” and Charles Kendall Group. It offers the following CIPS qualificaons Diploma in Procurement and Supply Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply

Integrate Investment CIPS Study Centre, founded in 2013 by Integrate Investment. It offers the following CIPS qualificaons: Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operaons.

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Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations

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 The guided learning is designed to help you study with CIPS with accredited tutors that have broad internaonal e xperience in procurement, and who also own CIPS Diploma.  The courses will take place in Bucharest at Howard Johnson Hotel in a cosy and friendly environment and the examinaon will take place in Bucharest at Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I”. Qualification Level

Study Centre

Guided Learning Classes

Compulsory & Optional Units

Examination Method

Deadline for enrollment

L2- Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations

Integrate Investment

20h/unit meaning 3 days/unit

ALL Units are compulsory

Each unit is assessed by a 2 hours multiple choice exam

February, April, August every year

L3- Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations

Integrate Investment

30h/unit meaning 4 days/unit

ALL Units are compulsory

Each unit is assessed by a 2 hours multiple choice exam

February, April, August every year

L4- Diploma in Procurement and Supply

Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I”

50h/unit meaning 3 weekends (Sathurday+Sunday) /unit

ALL Units are compulsory

Each unit is assessed by a 3 hours closed book exam

January every year

L5- Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply

Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I”

50h/unit meaning 3 weekends (Sathurday+Sunday) /unit

3 Units are compulsory & 2 units by choice from 3 options

Each unit is assessed by a 3 hours closed book exam

L6-Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply

Universitatea Nationala de Aparare “Carol I”

50h/unit meaning 3 weekends (Sathurday+Sunday) /unit

3 Units are Compulsory & 2 Units by choice from 3 options

Each unit is assessed by a 3 hours closed book exam

January every year

January every year

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Quali cations Insight

Quali cations Insight

Di Me plom mb a er

Each CIPS Qualification Level is internaonally recognized and a er complentig a level you transition from Student Member to being a member of the corresponding grade you studied, as follows:

Level 6 Compulsory Units: 

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Level 5 Compulsory Units: Management in

procurement and supply Managing risks in supply chains  Improving the competiveness of supply chains 

Level 4 Compulsory Units:

Contexts of procurement and supply  Business needs in procurement and supply  Sourcing in procurement and supply Negotiating and contracting in procurement and supply

Level 3 Compulsory Units:

Procurement and supply environments  Procurement and supply operations  Procurement and supply workflow Inventory and logistics operaons  Procurement and supply relationships 

Level 2 Compulsory Units:

Procurement and supply principles

 Procurement and supply functions  Procurement and supply processes  Procurement and supply administration  Procurement and supply stakeholders

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Managing contracts and relationships in procurement and supply 

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Leadership in procurement and supply Corporate and business strategy Strategic supply chain management

Op onal units   

Supply chain diligence Programme and project management Legal aspects in procurement and supply (UK)

Op onal units

Category management in

procurement and supply Sustainability in supply chains Operaons management in supply chains

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Fees

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Level

Advanteges of investing in CIPS degrees

Enrollment & CIPS membership

Guided Learning (Classes, books & revision)

Examina on and Invigila on

Level 2 Cer ficate in Procurement and Supply

230 euro+VAT/ student

500 euro+VAT/ UNIT 2,500 euro+VAT/ Level

286 euro+VAT/ UNIT

Level 3 Advanced Cer ficate in Procurement and Supply

230 euro+VAT/ student

600 euro+VAT/ UNIT 3,000 euro+VAT/ Level

286 euro+VAT/ UNIT

Level 4 Diploma in Procurement and Supply

230 euro+VAT/ student

1250 euro+VAT/ UNIT 6,250 euro+VAT/ Level

346 euro+VAT/ UNIT

Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply

230 euro+VAT/ student

1250 euro+VAT/ UNIT 6,250 euro+VAT/ Level

346 euro+VAT/ UNIT

Level 6 Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply

230 euro+VAT/ student

1250 euro+VAT/ UNIT 6,250 euro+VAT/ Level

346 euro+VAT/ UNIT

The company’s today investment becomes the company’s tomorrow saving  You want to retain valuable employees  You want procurement funcon to add value to your business

If you are a procurement professional, you want to invest in CIPS : You want to stand up from the crowd by obtaining an internaonally recognized qualificaon  You want to have access to a full range of added benefits designed to support your professional and personal development Huge asset to spend on your resume You want to earn more, be more connected with like- minded procurement professionals 

If you are not enrolled as a student at one of our study centres, you can s ll benefit from our examina on centre and revision delivery for each Level. Fees for revision, if you are not an enrolled student: 150 euro for Cer ficate Levels and 210 euro for Diploma Levels. Fees for examina on only, if you are not an enrolled student: 74 GBP/Unit for Cer ficate Levels 86 GBP/Unit for Diploma Levels, paid through www.cips.org, plus invigila on:

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If you are a company you want to invest in CIPS because: 

180 euro + VAT for Cer ficate Levels - 2 hours invigila on 210 euro + VAT for Diploma Levels - 3 hours invigila on

Address: 39 Primaverii Bvd, 3rd floor, entrance 4, sector 1, Bucharest, postal code 014192 E-mail: Cursuri@in-in.ro Phone: +40.21.315.2369 Fax: +40.21.315.2370 Web: www.in-in.ro

The membership and examinaon fees may be subject to change, according to CIPS.org changes

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Catalog CIPS 2016