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.

Provider: Central Business School

Location: Russell Square WC1 or online via Zoom

Course commences: September, November, January, March or May 

Course duration: One year (8 exams)

Course costs 

- Apprenticeships Level 4 - Free if you can recover the Apprenticeship Levy

- Level 2 and 3 - £875 + VAT (usually £985 + VAT) for in person and £745 + VAT for virtual learning (usually £845 + VAT)

- Level 4 , 5 and 6 - £1,275 +VAT (usually £,1475 + VAT) for in person and £998 + VAT for virtual learning (usually £1,175 + VAT)

CIPS textbooks for each module are £210 per level (includes p&p). (Made up of 2 full modules @ £45 each and 6 @ £24 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– £195

CIPS Exams - fees vary depending on the level and the module, please contact your study centre to find out these prices.

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 at or give him a call him on 07775 906024.

Alternatively, please contact Don Bowman at or call him on 07931 862285.