Guidance

Procurement training for schools

Procurement training sessions for school staff who are responsible or accountable for budgets or buying.

Documents

Module 1: cost not price

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Module 2: analysing value

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Module 3: collaboration

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Module 4: creating a specification

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Module 5: finding suppliers

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Module 6: tender

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Module 7: negotiation

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Module 8: what is a contract?

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Module 9: contract management

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Module 10: risk management

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Module 11: leasing

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Module 12: procurement legislation

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Module 13: fraud awareness

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Details

Procurement training modules for school staff including:

  • senior leadership teams
  • school business managers
  • governors or trustees

These modules will help school staff understand public procurement legislation and get together to share effective practice and improve their procurement skills.

Each module contains slides, trainer notes and exercises, that you can use to run your own sessions. They follow a simple procurement cycle and are designed to last from 15 to 50 minutes to fit in with your meetings.

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