We in EPC are proud to be recognised by the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply as an Approved Study Centre. We deliver the full learning ladder portfolio of CIPS training courses from the CIPS Certificate in Procurement and Supply to the CIPS Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply.
Also working with a global company like ArcBlue provides us with the latest knowledge and methodologies in providing global standard training to meet our clients’ needs
All our CIPS tutors are either MCIPS or FCIPS and they are fully qualified practitioners with extensive procurement experience to help you with your professional career development.
We help businesses to get the best out of their teams by assessing their capabilities using our assessment tool to give use a better understanding of their needs once we define the needs we provide the advice either to go through the CIPS Qualifications Route or to build up customized courses in order to fill in the capability gaps then we work with our clients to implement what is best for them to get the best of their teams.
We provide multiple course timing including intensive 5-days, weekends, and evening classes to suite everyone’s circumstances.
Each class is up to 12 trainees in order to enable our instructors to focus on the needs of each trainee and ensure that all the trainees get the maximum of their course.
We provide scholarships to distinctive trainees that achieve top scores in CIPS exams. Also we can offer our trainees the option of attending additional training sessions if required – completely free of charge upon availability.
ArcBlue e-learning platform is home to our online, interactive courses which provide foundation level technical knowledge across core procurement and supply-chain competencies.
Individuals are given a username and password which allow access to designated content or areas of the site. They can log-on and progress at their own time and pace. Administrators monitor group and individual activity.
There are eight e-learning courses within the My Learning section of the platform. Each course takes delegates through the core concepts underlying the procurement areas, with explanations, case studies, think posts, videos, exercises and self-assessment.
Each module comprises of 30-45 minutes of work with bite-sized topics for each page. It’s interactive with a range of animated features that require delegates to constantly interact with the course to reveal and consider information.
We can tailor the e-learning modules for you and we can even develop new content just for your organisation.
By using our recruitment services you will guarantee that you have selected the right caliber for your job in short time with better value for money
Our Recruitment service is different from other recruitment service available in the market in 2 things
The first one is that we are specialized in the recruitment of procurement and supply chain professionals who are tested and their technical knowledge has been verified by our procurement capability analysis.
The second thing is that we are not providing only the CVs of the potential candidates but also we are providing capability report clarifying their strengths and their weaknesses in addition to the development plan for them. So all what is required from you is to interview then to select the suitable one for your job
Category Analysis Service
According to studies the companies spend an average of 60% of its total spend in buying the requirements for the operations. Our category analysis services answers the questions of what are we buying from where/who and with how much? We build a 4 level category model that reflects your business, then we link all of your purchasing transactions into the most appropriate category.
Our reporting will allow you to explore your items and how much you are spending on them in addition to identifying you strategic suppliers. This allows you to identify if there is a spend leakage issues and the reasons behind them such as fragmented purchasing, also our report will provide you with a list of key suppliers that you spend most of your money with so you may need to develop the relationship with them or go into long term agreement with them to achieve value for money.