Procurement for non-procurement professionals training - March 2023

Date: 21/03/2023 10.00 - 13.00

Location: Online


Designed to provide the essential knowledge required for non-procurement practitioners working within organisations that need to comply with the public contracts regulations for their procurements and are responsible for defining organisational requirements for products, services or works. You may also be responsible for creating specifications & award criteria, evaluating bids and subsequent management of contracts. The course is also designed for technical clients who play a large part in the award of a contract and aids their understanding of why the rules that affect procurement are so crucial.

Who should attend?

This course is intended for non-procurement practitioners within LUPC member organisations that are involved in the process of procuring goods and services, such as being responsible for defining the technical specifications and organisation requirements to go out to tender.

Please book your place by 14 March

Delivered by Achilles, experts in regulated procurement training, delegates will cover:

  • Pre-procurement Engagement
  • Specification Writing
  • Below Threshold Procurement
  • Frameworks and Dynamic Purchasing Systems
  • Negotiation in the Public Sector
  • Remedies
  • Procurement Surgery
  • Contract Management

Delegates will need to be register on LUPC’s website before booking a place. Please email for any issues with registering on the website.

Depending on demand, we may need to limit the number of attendees per member organisation.

For any queries, please contact Suzanne Picken