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CMI Level 5 Certificate Managing Procurement & Supply

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3 Days
Virtual classroom
Est Completion – 3-4 Months
Classroom Size – 12 people Max
Fully Live Tutor Led
Unlimited 1:1 support
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Course Overview

This course has been designed to support aspiring and practising middle managers to develop team leadership & management competencies within procurement & supply chain departments required to excel at their role and provide a springboard for career progression.

Over the 3 days, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of how to identify resourcing needs, how to implement an effective procurement/resource management process, and how to control & manage risk. Students will also learn the importance of data and information in successful procurement and supply and how data can be leveraged to make sound business decisions.

This course is well suited to aspiring or practising:

  • Procurement Managers
  • Supply Chain Managers
  • Category Managers
  • Stock Managers
  • Specialist Service Managers

Award of the qualification follows the successful completion of 3 written assignments:

  • Planning, Procuring and Managing Resources
  • Managing Risk
  • Using Data & Information for Decision Making

Our workshops cover every aspect of the qualification content, with full assignments briefs, citations and references. Learners will receive full written feedback on every assignment, as well as our industry-leading, unlimited 1:1 tutor support for the program duration. 

Gain a Level 5 Management Qualification and eligibility for Foundation Chartered Manager status from the Chartered Management Institute, the only awarding body backed by a Royal Charter and able to award Chartered Manager status, the highest accolade in the management profession.

This course runs on 3 consecutive days from 08:45 to 16:00

Further information, including a calendar view can be found in the below prospectus.


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Day 1

  • Review the purpose and effect of resource management on organisations
  • Methods to monitor resource use within an organisation
  • Evaluate approaches, factors, and options to manage resources
  • Review principles of effective procurement
  • Methods and techniques to evaluate suppliers
  • Review stages to the procurement process
  • Learn approaches to improve resource use within an organisation

Day 2

  • Assignment Brief 1
  • Examine the types of data used within an organisation
  • Understand the needs of legal and organisational frameworks on the use of data
  • Learn the criteria, tools and techniques for the collection and measurement of data
  • Assignment Brief 2

Day 3

  • Evaluate how business risk affects organisations
  • Analyse the process for assessing and managing risk
  • Learn how to manage risk
  • Understand methods to implement risk management practices across an organisation
  • Assignment brief 3

Who is this course accredited by? 

The Woburn Professional CMI Level 5 course in Managing Procurement & Supply is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute, the only awarding organisation backed by Royal Charter and able to award Chartered Management status.

What accreditations individuals completing this course receive? 

Individuals completing the Woburn Professional CMI Level 5 course in Managing Procurement & Supply will be awarded –

  • A Level 5 Certificate in Management & Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute
  • Foundation Chartered Manager status and the use of the letters ‘fCMgr’ after your name*

What does this accreditation demonstrate? 

Individuals completing this course will receive a full, internationally recognised level 5 qualification on the British RQF framework which broadly demonstrates a level of knowledge, understanding and skill equivalent to a HNC, HND or Foundation Degree. Completion of this qualification may be used to gain access to or exemptions on further high educational programs for example a Degree in Business Management**.

* Foundation Chartered Manager status use of ‘fCMgr’ after your name may require an active CMI Membership details can be found on their website
** Access or exemption to HE/FE study programmes will be assessed on a case-by-case basis by the organisation/institution operating the programme.

Anyone over the age of 18 is eligible to join the course; previous study and/or experience in management & leadership may be of benefit to students but is not essential. Students enrolling on this course are advised to be competent English language users as the workshops, and supporting materials for this course are delivered in English. All CMI assignments required to complete this course must be submitted in English. If you have a concern about your level of competency English language or the level of competency of an individual you wish to support through this course, please contact us to discuss how we can help.

Learners must complete and submit 3 written assignments of 3500-4000 words each which must meet the assessment criteria set by CMI.

  • Planning, Procuring and Managing Resources
  • Managing Risk
  • Using Data & Information for Decision Making

As part of our industry-leading service, we offer full assignment prep as part of the live delivered workshops, fully explained assignment briefs and unlimited 1:1 support for the duration of the qualification.

At Woburn Professional, we boast our own in-house marking service giving learners comprehensive feedback on every assignment. This dramatically reduces the time and need for resubmissions.

"Loved it!, had a fantastic group and enjoyed the core leadership aspect"Jane (Reading)

"It was great going back to core principles rather than just another methodology" Mohammad (Dubai)

"Thank you to Daryl for helping me get through my assignments, especially the data module"Jose (London)

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At Woburn Professional, we put the learning experience and results at the heart of everything we do, which is why we won’t compromise on our 8 learning principles….


Group sizes are capped at 12, no exceptions!

Live delivery

All our courses are live, interactive and engaging, led by highly experienced industry professionals


Industry leading interactive workshops and unlimited 1:1 tutor support for the whole program duration

International Recognition:

Our qualification programs are accredited by internationally recognised awarding bodies


Group participation and engagement is at the core of our course design, not death by PowerPoint!


We actively encourage new friendships and support learners to grow their professional network


We use the latest online classroom technology to provide an unrivalled learning experience and full e-learning platform.

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There are never any hidden fee’s on any of our programmes, all awarding body registration and certification fees included.

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