LUPC has appointed Central Business School for the third year running to deliver classroom based or online CIPS courses in Procurement and Supply for members’ staff. The courses are for professional (level 4, 5 and 6) and apprenticeship students and are available at discounted cost. The course is modular so clients can begin in September, November, January, March or May.

LUPC is committed to paying for the textbooks for staff of full members undertaking the courses.

Course details

  • Provider: Central Business School
  • Location: Russell Square WC1 or online via Zoom
  • Course commences: September'21, November '21, January '22, March '22 or May '22
  • Course duration: One year (8 exams)

Course costs

  • Apprenticeships Level 4 - Free if you can recover the Apprenticeship Levy
  • Level 4 - £1,275 + VAT
  • Level 5 - £1,375 +VAT
  • Level 6 - £1,375 +VAT

CIPS textbooks for each module are £40 (includes p&p) = £200 per level. (Made up of 2 full modules @ £40 each and 6 @ £20 each). LUPC will pay this cost for our full members to support their staff.

Other costs – to be paid by the student or member

  • CIPS membership– £187
  • CIPS Exams: Constructed Response (full module) 2 @ £110 = £220
  • CIPS Exams: Objective Response (half module) 6 @ £80 = £480

Full details on the courses are available here. For more information, you can visit Central Business School's website.

How to register:

To be sent a registration form or to discuss further, please contact David Morton, Central Business School T. 07775 906024.

Alternatively, please contact Don Bowman, LUPC Director. T.07931 862285.