CIPS Level 2 2018-07-04T10:33:42+01:00

Project Description

CIPS Level 2

Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations


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The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) has been contributing to the development of people in purchasing and supply for many years. The CIPS Level 2 Certificate has been designed to aid anyone who would like to not only develop and improve their skills in the workplace, but achieve a recognised qualification too. This certificate benefits not only the individual but also the company, it could mean cost savings and quality improvements in the workplace

The CIPS Level 2 Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations is a vocational related qualification consisting of 5 compulsory units:

  • Procurement and supply principles
  • Procurement and supply functions
  • Procurement and supply processes
  • Procurement and supply administration
  • Procurement and supply stakeholders

**CIPS have announced a syllabus change, the last opportunity to sit these units is November 2018. Learners will then transition to the new syllabus with the new assessments in March 2019. We will keep the learners and employers up to date with changes and transition arrangements**

This CIPS training course is aimed at anyone who buys on behalf of an organisation, and has little, or no experience in procurement.  Also suitable for anyone who has no formal purchasing and supply qualifications.  A great taster of what can be achieved by applying best practice.

Typical job titles of those at this level are:

  • Administrative assistant
  • Purchasing Assistant
  • Contracts Administrator
  • Stock Controller
  • Merchandiser

AQF certificate III (AUS)


Core skills learnt in CIPS Level 2 Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations will be to recognise and describe key transactional processes of purchasing and supply.Students will develop a robust knowledge in:

  • Creating quotations and contract tender documentation
  • E-systems
  • Assessing quotations
  • Addressing customer enquiries
  • Supplier selections
  • Supplier performance issues and reviews
  • For full details of all the learning objectives please email for the level content guide

One multiple choice exam per unit.

We are approved by CIPS to offer e-assessments for this exam on demand

“SRSCC has enabled me to persevere with my qualification and has kept me focussed and encouraged when life made it difficult to fit it all in”

Karen, Procurement Manager, London

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