Improve the performance and confidence of staff directly involved in managing supplier contracts with our Contract Management training course.
This 5-day course provides a detailed understanding of the contract management lifecycle and how to establish a robust contract management process. It includes interactive workshops around topics such as ‘risk management’, ‘the contract management lifecycle’ and ‘performance management’, to enable students to put ideas into practice.
Upon completion of the course delegates will have an insight into best-practice management tools, techniques and approaches to performance and relationship management, enabling them to help optimise the value of external contracts.
Successful completion of the Certified Professional Contract Manager course will help you to:
Identify principles, definitions, and major steps involved in the contracting process
Outline all contract preparation activities including planning, developing the scope of work, and identifying sourcing options
Recognize different types of contracts and the effect of each type on the risk allocation strategy
Develop criteria to invite, receive and evaluate bids
Apply contract administration tools and techniques to effectively manage the contract and avoid disputes during implementation
Resolve disputes collaboratively and amicably and outline alternative dispute resolution methods
This course ideal for :
- managers responsible for supporting contract management staff (operations and procurement)
- supplier personnel who manage contract delivery with their customers
- those in procurement requiring a detailed insight into contract performance management
- anyone with responsibility for contract management within their wider role