Certified Procurement Professional Training Course

About Course:

Certified Procurement Professional Course mainly aimed towards those who are looking forward to work in the Supply Chain Industry especially for areas such as Strategic Sourcing where you will be requested to manage products/services worth Billions of dollars including direct and indirect materials & services. It is one of the key challenging roles where the responsibility of the Manager is to reduce or optimize the company’s spend and help the company to achieve significant cost savings by means of strategies developed through research. Certified Procurement Professional certification also calls for excellent Spend Management Skills, the ability to negotiate with suppliers at ease, exceptional analytical bent of mind, skills of number crunching, and team handling. It also assists individuals to understand the depth and breadth of Supply Chain Management on a global scale. Certified Procurement Manager certification syllabus emphasizes on Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Risk Management.

Key Features

  • Classroom training during weekends
  • AXELOS accredited trainers
  • Practice tests to make you ready for certification exam
  • Virtual training session for Bangalore and Mumbai

Course Curriculum

Certified Procurement Officer course’s curriculum is focused on sharing a deep understanding of:

  • Evolution of Procurement & Supply Management
  • Understanding the Procurement & Supply Management Cycle
  • Key Objectives of Procurement & Supply Management
  • Overview of the Solicitation Process
  • Learning Strategic Supply Management Processes
  • Strategic Cost Management to optimize the cost
  • Effective Negotiation: Strategies & Tactics
  • Contract Management to ensure Compliance and Risk Mitigation
  • Supplier Relationship Management & Exit Strategy


1. What is Procurement Process

  • Reviewing Formal Corporate Procurement Process
  • Procure to Pay process
  • Corporate governance in Procurement Process
  • Digitization in Procurement Process
  • Category Management

2.Market Research & Analysis:

  • Research Skills in SCM/Procurement Industry
  • Primary Research
  • Guest Lecture on Primary Research
  • Secondary Research
  • Primary Vs Secondary Research
  • How Should Social Media Be Used In Market Research
  • Current Market Research Trends
  • Porter's Five Force Analysis
  • Pestle Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
  • Supplier Diversity
  • Magic Quadrant Analysis
  • Supplier Ranking & Capability Matrix
  • Competitive Intelligence
  • Financial Risk Analysis
  • Demand Forecasting

3. Price Forcasting:

  • Price Forecasting - CAGR & Linear Regression
  • Price Forecasting - Multiple Regression
  • Price Forecasting - Weighted average regression and Time-series Analysis

4. Introduction to Supply Chain Management

  • Procurement Management
  • Stores Management
  • Warehouse Management
  • Goal of Supply Chain
  • Procurement with Examples
  • Green Supply Chain Management and reducing Carbon Footprint
  • Reverse Auctions
  • How to implement Procure to Pay (P2P) and Source to Pay (S2P)
  • Procurement Planning & Implementation - Spend Analysis, Kraljic's Matrix, Measuring KPIs and Supplier Performance Assessment
  • Leverage Procurement to Realize Cost Savings
  • Manufacturing/ Production with Examples
  • Distribution (Warehouse location, Customer allocation, Demand forecasting, Inventory management, etc.)
  • Logistics (selection of logistics mode, selection of ports, direct delivery, vehicle scheduling, 3PL, 4PL etc.)
  • Global Logistics and Transportation

5. Quality Concepts

  • Introduction to Lean Manufacturing
  • Lean Manufacturing at Toyota
  • Lean Manufacturing Example at Toyota Plant Kentucky
  • 5S Standard Work Video
  • Lean Manufacturing - Visual Management and 5S
  • Visuals of Warehouse, Fork lift etc from Toyota
  • Lean Manufacturing Tour
  • Toyota 5S
  • Kanban explained with an example
  • Kanban Explanation
  • Kanban Pull Simple Demo
  • Pull System and Kanban Demonstrated
  • Seven Wastes Found in Manufacturing
  • Top 10 Reasons to Implement Kanban
  • Kaizen Overview (Lean Manufacturing)
  • Kaizen Workshop
  • Six Sigma Samurai
  • Toyota Production System - The 5 Ss in a Shop Environment



You are eligible for Certified Procurement Professional course if you are working in any of the following fields:

  • Team leader
  • Supply Chain Management Teams
  • Supply chain management manager
  • Logistics manager
  • Purchase manager
  • Warehouse manager
  • Distribution manager


Work experience at a senior level or as a Team leader in Supply Chain/Procurement/Purchasing Warehousing/Distribution/Logistics Industry is required.

Certified Procurement Professional Training Delivery Style:

This Certified Procurement Professional Certification focuses on experimental learning. The material of this course is divided into 60-90 minutes of interactive sessions.

Not only this, if you are participating, expect yourself to get indulged with interesting group activities. By this, you will get a chance to put the theory into action.

This training will be nothing like any ordinary training you imagine. We follow a vast range of creative methodology which will allow you to wrack your grey matter and boost your energy up to participate. 

The key features of our training program would be:

  • Training sessions in a storytelling format
  • Exhibition of concepts with the help of professional examples
  • Self-analysis and group discussions
  • Case studies as the application of the concepts which were taught
  • Vibrant presentations along with individual and team activities
  • Post-training reading suggestions

Benefits of Procurement Professional Certification:

  • Acquiring the skill set to face and solve the complex supply chain challenges anywhere in the world
  • Increasing your earning potential and credibility in the job market
  • Staying up to date in today’s competitive global business environment.
  • Provides you with a common standard of supply chain understanding, vocabulary, resources, and frameworks to address supply chain challenges and opportunities
  • Makes you a globally Certified Professional in Supply Chain domain

Training Faculty

We know you want the best one to teach you. And we want the same!

The instructors for this course are highly experienced professionals with 16+ years of industry experience and have trained more than 7000 professionals.


Certified Procurement Professional Exam Format

  • Exam Time: 1 hour
  • Question type: Multiple choice questions
  • Number of questions: 40
  • Passing marks: 26 out of 40 (65%)




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About Novelvista

We have curated our Certified Procurement Professional training and certification course over the year with the inputs of our previous participants and brought a lot of changes. Since nobody likes boring classroom training, we make sure that no participants feel that way while attending our Certified Procurement Professional training sessions. We have trainers in our team who are working with some big names of the industry for over 16 years and trained over 7000 professionals who are at the top in their field in present. They introduced an advanced training methodology in our Certified Procurement Professional classrooms that include a string of creative methods. Instead of giving some textbook speech, they interact with you in a way that makes you feel like listening to stories about Procurement Professionals. The whole CPP session is based on the interaction between your trainer and you where you can clear up all your doubts. 

Certified Procurement Professional Training Session In Pune:

Certified Procurement Professional Training session in Pune is designed with a bunch of creative methodologies that will allow you to visualize the real-life scenarios you’d be facing as a Procurement Professional and boost your energy up to participate as well. It includes the mentor’s training delivery style, the exhibition of concepts with the help of professional examples, self-analysis and group discussions, case studies as the application of the concepts which were taught, vibrant presentations along with individual and team activities, and many more. Our Procurement Professional trainers are the industry experts with vast knowledge in Catagory Management, Market Research and analysis, Price Forecasting, Supply Chain Management. Apart from being an expert in the Procurement Professional field, many of them are ITIL v3 Expert, PRINCE2 Practitioner, and PMP Certified. Hence, if you are switching fields or trying to implement Procurement Professional practices by removing the age-old method they can be a big help for you. All of our trainers are accredited by AXELOS. The knowledge you gain in our classrooms will be of great use while appearing for Certified Procurement Professional examination. In the Certified Procurement Professional Certification exam, you’ll be provided with a question sheet with 40 multiple choice questions and will have to answer them within 60 minutes. Once you score 65% and receive your certification within 5 business days, you’ll be known as a GSDC accredited Certified Procurement Professional. 

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Of Course! How else will you go through the topics you heard about then? We provide hard and soft copies of the entire study material to you right after the training session!

Certified Procurement Professional certification is valid for a lifetime. You don’t have to renew it again and again.

The amount we take is for the training and certification both. You won’t have to pay twice for one course at NovelVista.

We provide practice tests for the Certified Procurement Professional course as well as exciting Procurement Professional quiz sessions and interactive group discussions.

We keep arranging lucrative discounts for our previous participants. Drop a query regarding this and one of our executives will inform you regarding this right away!

If you are stuck or in another city or not being able to make it to our classroom for any reason, you can attend our virtual training sessions from home and appear for Certified Procurement Professional Certification Exam afterward. 

There are a lot of open positions for Certified Procurement Professionals in various sectors just in India. So it goes without saying, once you are done with your Certified Procurement Professional certification, you will come out with flying colors.

We have Certified Procurement Professional Sessions every weekend.


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