Make A Difference Through Effective Procurement – Reducing Cost, Adding Value

This one day course by Aspire Procurement Solutions Ltd is aimed at individuals relatively new to a purchasing role or management within an SME, where procurement is not a stand alone function.

An engaging and interactive course with demonstrations, role plays and exercises to bring the content to life.

The course covers:

  • What is procurement?
  • Procurement cycle
  • The importance of engaging stakeholders
  • Specification criteria
  • Basic negotiation
  • Understanding the concepts to reduce cost & add value


1 day course. 10am – 4pm (lunch included)

Certificate of attendance upon completion

Anyone wishing to undertake further training with APS within 6 months after this course automatically qualifies for 5% discount

Tutor: Katie Jarvis-Grove (FCIPS) Chartered. Over 25 years procurement experience, author of several procurement books, global trainer, consultant and author. Professional and personal approach with worked examples to bring all theories to life.


Cost: £499 + VAT – discount is available for two delegates.

Maximum 16 attendees to allow for one to one support during the day as required. Early booking recommended

For further info or to book a place email us at:

03301332916 or 07962963113

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