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Global Purchasing & Supply Chain Practitioner – Public Sector (GPSP)

Globally Accredited IABFM™ Online Supply Chain Management Certifications & Short Courses

Career Prospects

Procurement Specialist, Supply Chain Specialist, Central Goods Manager, Procurement Manager, Supply Chain Manager & Supply Chain Analyst.

About the Certification


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20 Modules


8 – 10 Months


4 – 6 Hours a Week


Online Learning


$1100/Certification or $60/Module

You can either pay for the full certification at a discounted rate of $1110 or choose to take a module at a time by paying $60 per module!

Please select either the Full Certification or a Module below:

Global Purchasing & Supply Chain Practitioner – Public Sector (GPSP)


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Certification / Module

Full Certification, Module 1 – Supply Chain Philosophy, Module 2 – Supply Chain Performance, Module 3 – Supply Chain Technology, Module 4 – Supply Chain Environment, Module 5 – Supply Chain Operations, Module 6 – Supply Chain Relationships, Module 7 – Warehouse & Transport Logistics, Module 8 – Management Practice, Module 9 – Principles & Legislation for Supply Chain – Public Sector, Module 10 – Ethics in the Supply Chain, Module 11 – Demand & Acquisition – Public Sector, Module 12 – Strategic Sourcing Planning & Assessment, Module 13 – Supplier Negotiations, Module 14 – Supplier Selection & Performance, Module 15 – Contract Implementation, Module 16 – Contract Management, Module 17 – Inventory in the Supply Chain, Module 18 – Inbound & Outbound Logistics, Module 19 – Inventory Returns / Reverse Logistics, Module 20 – Project Management

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Procurement in the Supply Chain is a key function to ensure that all suppliers are delivering value to the business. Procurement is so much more than a buying process, it involves sourcing the correct suppliers, negotiating for success, implementing effective contracts and applying ethical practices in all activities.

The certification will provide you with the knowledge and understanding to fulfil this role effectively. A certified practitioner in Procurement and Supply Chain Management will have a much better change of pursing a career in this field.


Becoming a Supply Chain Smart student means you join a global network of students, facilitators and support personnel, all ready and committed to helping you through your studies. All our certifications are fully accredited with recognition in over 145 countries. Our content is created by expert developers in conjunction with leaders of industry.

This Supply chain and procurement training certification is flexible and accessible to ensure you are always connected. With a SupplyChainSmart certification, you open a gateway to a fulfilling career. You also have a wide breadth of industry options.

In this certification, we give you a deep understanding of all the skills needed to be successful in this role. There are 20 modules to be completed to gain certification in this field. Each module has 4 lessons, 4 quizzes and 1 practical assignment which need to be submitted.

Successful completion will lead to theGlobal Purchasing and Supply Chain Practitioner – Public Sector Certification, fully accredited by the IABFM™.


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