The CP Training Consortium RSS feed - latest courseshttp://cp-training-consortium.co.ukLatest coursesen-usCopyright (C) 2017 CP Training ConsortiumSupplier Relationships: The Total Management Process: (10/07/17, Upminster, London)Develop your supplier base to achieve real added valuehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/supplier-relationships-the-total-management-process-course-12661266Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:04:26 +0100Strategic Procurement Skills. (18/07/17, Upminster, London)A longer-term procurement strategy is an essential requirement for any business.&nbsp; This means developing a coherent plan for a minimum of 12 months and ensuring that the resources and skills are in place to deliver the vision <p> A 2-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/strategic-procurement-skills-course-13981398Thu, 04 May 2017 10:54:57 +0100How to Reduce Inventory Levels - Some Practical Solutions (24/07/17, Central London Centre)Inventory control techniques, standardisation, variety control, surplus avoidance, catalogue management and other tools and techniques for reducing stock levels, especially for MRO and other slow-moving stock.<br /> <p> Apply an integrated strategy to control your stockholdings<br /> <br /> A 5-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/how-to-reduce-inventory-levels-some-practical-solutions-course-12821282Thu, 03 Nov 2016 17:30:54 +0000HR Practices: Professional Skills for HR Specialists (24/07/17, Central London Centre)HR Practices require skills in writing documents and leading effective interviews and appraisals.<br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(0, 128, 0);"><strong>Knowledge is only credible if it can be meaningfully and effectively applied.</strong></span><br /> <br /> This course is designed to audit and update your knowledge and to establish your value in the organisaiton &nbsp;- be a competent and professional practitioner.<br type="_moz" /> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/hr-practices-professional-skills-for-hr-specialists-course-13141314Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:30:30 +0000Managing The Training & Development Function (31/07/17, Central London Centre)This course focuses on the important role the training and development function has to play in building capability and ensuring a highly effective organisation.<br /> <p> A 5-day Training Course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/managing-the-training-and-development-function-course-12831283Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:30:30 +0000IoSCM Level 5 Award in Supply Chain Management. (31/07/17, Upminster, London)A UK- recognised professional qualification for&nbsp;middle or senior supply chain managers with extensive experience<br /> 10 Day Study Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/ioscm-level-5-award-in-supply-chain-management-course-12981298Wed, 04 Jan 2017 08:57:31 +0000The Basics of Buying (04/09/17, Kent & Medway Transport & Logistics Skills Hub)A 1-day course for staff who are new to buying, or who are required to undertake purchasing as just a part of their work. &nbsp;Introduces the concepts of the 5 RIGHTS; Total Cost of Ownership; and procurement ethics.&nbsp;http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/the-basics-of-buying-course-13451345Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:32:11 +0100What Supply Chains are and How they Work (05/09/17, Kent & Medway Transport & Logistics Skills Hub)A 1-day foundation course for frontline supervisors and junior managers, giving understanding of the context of their supply chain and of their role within it.<br /> <br /> An essential course for anyone who wants to understand the fundamental principles of supply chain managementhttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/what-supply-chains-are-and-how-they-work-course-13461346Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:32:11 +0100Preparing Invitations for Bids, Tenders and RFPs for Issue to Contractors (06/09/17, Kent & Medway Transport & Logistics Skills Hub)A 1-day course for line staff who are required to contribute to identifying the best qualified contractors capable of supplying services for either goods or services<br /> <br /> The course will explain the main elements of the tendering process and the challenges for buyers in both the public and private sectorshttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/preparing-invitations-for-bids-tenders-and-rfps-for-issue-to-contractors-course-13471347Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:34:45 +0100Procurement Skills Development - for Current Practitioners (07/09/17, Kent & Medway Transport & Logistics Skills Hub)A 2-day course for experienced procurement practitioners wishing to develop their skills.<br /> <br /> Covers concepts such as procurement targeting; total cost of ownership; category management; and vendor base management. &nbsp;<br /> <br /> Introduces principles of commercial negotiation.&nbsp;http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/procurement-skills-development-for-current-practitioners-course-13551355Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:34:45 +0100Reducing Risk in your Road Transport (11/09/17, Central London Centre)Take a systematic approach to managing your road transport and minimize the risk of tragedy. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/reducing-risk-in-your-road-transport-course-13681368Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:42:00 +0100Budget Development and Management (11/09/17, Central London Centre)The key course for all managers who are, or are about to be responsible for managing budgets as budget holders.http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/budget-development-and-management-course-12731273Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:08:29 +0000The Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management (11/09/17, Leeds Trinity University)Gain an understanding of how Supply Chains work.<br /> <br /> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/the-fundamentals-of-supply-chain-management-course-13441344Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:25:12 +0100Demand Planning (14/09/17, Leeds Trinity University)Forecasting Demand for Improved Business Performance<br /> <br /> A 2-day Intense Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/demand-planning-course-14251425Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:33:29 +0100Purchasing and Materials - an overview of the Supply function (18/09/17, Central London Centre)View procurement strategically for maximum value.<br /> <div> &nbsp;<br /> A 5-day course</div> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/purchasing-and-materials-an-overview-of-the-supply-function-course-12371237Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:42:00 +0100Implementation and Management of Service Level Agreements (19/09/17, Upminster, London)<strong><em>SLA&rsquo;s can be vital components of contracts for goods and services</em></strong>http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/implementation-and-management-of-service-level-agreements-course-13841384Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:42:00 +0100Introduction to the Role and Function of Human Resources. (25/09/17, Central London Centre)The role of HR in organisations continues to evolve and develop.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> The role that human resource departments play needs to be flexible and able to adapt to differing circumstances and situations.<br /> <p> A 5-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/introduction-to-the-role-and-function-of-human-resources-course-12411241Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:48:59 +0100Practical Materials Storage Management (25/09/17, Upminster, London)<p> Ensure that stock is available when the customer needs it &ndash; and in the best possible condition&nbsp;<br /> <br /> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/practical-materials-storage-management-course-12561256Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:48:59 +0100How to Write Accurate Specifications (25/09/17, Upminster, London)Specifications are the foundations of the procurement cycle. Poor specifications can cost big money!<br /> <br /> A 2-day introductory coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/how-to-write-accurate-specifications-course-14001400Thu, 04 May 2017 13:38:41 +0100Legal Principles and Contract Terms and Conditions (26/09/17, Upminster, London)How to interpret and negotiate T&amp;Cs successfully within English law.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> An intensive 3-day course&nbsp;<br /> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/legal-principles-and-contract-terms-and-conditions-course-13761376Thu, 04 May 2017 13:46:38 +0100How to Manage Procurement to Avoid Late Delivery (26/09/17, Upminster, London)<p> Cross-functional strategies and tactics that achieve on-time arrival of materials &amp; equipment - the steps before Expediting<br /> <br /> A 3-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/how-to-manage-procurement-to-avoid-late-delivery-course-14171417Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:31:11 +0100How to Manage Light Commercial and Van Fleets (27/09/17, Upminster, London)Achieve Safe, Economic and Compliant operation of your Light Commercial and Van Fleets<br /> <br /> 3-dayshttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/how-to-manage-light-commercial-and-van-fleets-course-14111411Fri, 02 Jun 2017 09:04:54 +0100Introduction to Contract Management (27/09/17, Upminster, London)The principles of what contract management is all about.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Be sure you have the key skills to understand and manage your contracts effectively; and avoid losing money and time. <p> A 3-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/introduction-to-contract-management-course-14221422Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:48:45 +0100Lean Supply Chains & Business Process Improvements (02/10/17, Leeds Trinity University)A Supply Chain Academy Masterclass<br /> <br /> A 2-day Executive Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/lean-supply-chains-and-business-process-improvements-course-13431343Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:25:12 +0100Materials Management for Engineering Projects (02/10/17, Central London Centre)Give your materials specialists the essential knowledge and specialist skills in&nbsp;the supply of materials and equipment for capital expenditure projects. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/materials-management-for-engineering-projects-course-14081408Tue, 23 May 2017 16:02:26 +0100Management Skills for Engineers and other Professionals (03/10/17, Leeds Trinity University)A management course for professionals who now have management responsibilites.<br /> <br /> Check that your management skills are founded on solid foundations, yet still in line with the latest thinking and principles&nbsp; <p> A 2-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/management-skills-for-engineers-and-other-professionals-course-14041404Thu, 11 May 2017 10:17:29 +0100Waste Management (09/10/17, Newcastle-upon-Tyne)Improve your Triple Bottom Line<br /> <br /> <p> A 5-day programme in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/waste-management-course-13801380Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:21:24 +0100Managing Risk (09/10/17, Central London Centre)How to mitigate risk to gain competitive advantage.<br /> <br /> A 5-day Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/managing-risk-course-13831383Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:28:10 +0100Management Principles for the newly appointed Manager (09/10/17, Central London Centre)A course for the professional who is newly appointed into a managerial role - a&nbsp;progression that often needs some preparation. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/management-principles-for-the-newly-appointed-manager-course-13811381Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:15:23 +0100Managing Logistics (Transport, Materials Storage & Handling) (09/10/17, Central London Centre)Take the lead in developing a coherent upstream logistics strategy. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/managing-logistics-transport-materials-storage-and-handling-course-13971397Thu, 04 May 2017 10:46:08 +0100Managing the Corporate Transport Function (09/10/17, Central London Centre)Review your strategic approach to the planning and organising of your transport resources and requirements to get value for money. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/managing-the-corporate-transport-function-course-14061406Mon, 15 May 2017 15:53:09 +0100Practical Purchasing Skills - theory, practice and techniques (16/10/17, Central London Centre)Practical tips, tools &amp; techniques that can be applied in the procurement &amp; supply of materials and equipment.<br /> <br /> The &#39;what&#39; can be done, the &#39;how&#39;, and by &#39;whom&#39;&nbsp;of the total purchasing process. <p> A 5-day Workshop</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/practical-purchasing-skills-theory-practice-and-techniques-course-13661366Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:56:24 +0100Supplier Relationship Management (16/10/17, Central London Centre)Develop the skills and understand the processes required for effective and sustainable supplier relationship management&nbsp;<br /> <br /> A 5-day Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/supplier-relationship-management-course-13911391Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:54:01 +0100The Fundamentals of Oil and Gas Management (16/10/17, Central London Centre)Understand the managing principles and parameters of an International Oil and Gas business<br /> <br /> a 5-day Course&nbsp;<br type="_moz" /> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/the-fundamentals-of-oil-and-gas-management-course-13121312Fri, 02 Jun 2017 10:19:41 +0100Strategic Contract Management - up to Award (16/10/17, Central London Centre)How to develop a Contract Strategy that defines the kind of contract appropriate to the circumstances and identifies the best contractor for the contract. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/strategic-contract-management-up-to-award-course-14051405Thu, 11 May 2017 10:46:36 +0100The Basics of Buying (18/10/17, Kent & Medway Transport & Logistics Skills Hub)A 1-day course for staff who are new to buying, or who are required to undertake purchasing as just a part of their work. &nbsp;Introduces the concepts of the 5 RIGHTS; Total Cost of Ownership; and procurement ethics.&nbsp;http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/the-basics-of-buying-course-14191419Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:07:44 +0100IoSCM Level 3 Award in Supply Chain Operations (19/10/17, Upminster, London)A UK-recognised qualification for people with supervisory level experience in supply chain managementhttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/ioscm-level-3-award-in-supply-chain-operations-course-13641364Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:56:24 +0100The Fundamentals of Performance Management - Principles and Practices (23/10/17, Central London Centre)<p> How to combine competency-based assessment with effective coaching to generate outstanding performance<br /> <br /> A 5-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/the-fundamentals-of-performance-management-principles-and-practices-course-13671367Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:03:39 +0100Strategic Procurement Skills for the Global Environment (23/10/17, Central London Centre)World class procurement capabilities require the development of staff in advanced procurement skills and strategic awareness - delivering positive results to the business and the team. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/strategic-procurement-skills-for-the-global-environment-course-13951395Thu, 04 May 2017 13:46:38 +0100Sales & Operational Planning (S&OP) (30/10/17, Leeds Trinity University)Tips and techniques for the integration of business planning<br /> <br /> A 2-day training course&nbsp;http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/sales-and-operational-planning-sandop-course-14131413Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:25:12 +0100Managing Road Transport Fleets (31/10/17, Central London Centre)<p> Equip your transport management staff with the skills to support your business<br /> <br /> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/managing-road-transport-fleets-course-14031403Thu, 11 May 2017 10:01:44 +0100How to Maximise Effective Purchasing: (31/10/17, Upminster, London)<strong><em>10 Tips for making your purchasing contribute really effectively to the bottom line.</em></strong><br /> &nbsp;<br /> 2-days<br /> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/how-to-maximise-effective-purchasing-course-14141414Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:16:09 +0100Risk Management - a Supply Chain Academy Masterclass (01/11/17, Upminster, London)A Supply Chain Academy Masterclass<br /> <br /> A 2-day Executive Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/risk-management-a-supply-chain-academy-masterclass-course-13621362Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:11:01 +0100Effective Expediting in the Supply Chain (02/11/17, Upminster, London)<p> MORE THAN JUST ORDER CHASING!<br /> <br /> How to achieve on-time delivery of everything from inexpensive but vital spares to multi-million dollar items of equipment<br /> <br /> A 2-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/effective-expediting-in-the-supply-chain-course-14071407Mon, 22 May 2017 16:05:06 +0100Manpower Planning, Resourcing and Retention (06/11/17, Central London Centre)How to create the right jobs, engage the right people and keep them. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/manpower-planning-resourcing-and-retention-course-13861386Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:11:01 +0100Supply Chain Management for the Retail Sector (06/11/17, Upminster, London)How retail supply chains work and how to manage themhttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/supply-chain-management-for-the-retail-sector-course-13741374Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:56:24 +0100Practical Contract Management - Getting the Results (06/11/17, Central London Centre)Learn what you need to do to ensure the contract fulfills what was promised and delivers the benefits you are paying for.&nbsp; <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/practical-contract-management-getting-the-results-course-14011401Thu, 04 May 2017 13:46:38 +0100International Petroleum Agreements and Negotiations (06/11/17, Central London Centre)tune up your contracts and procurement staff to current best practise<br /> <br /> a 5-day Course&nbsp;<br type="_moz" /> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/international-petroleum-agreements-and-negotiations-course-14241424Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:13:52 +0100Managing Bids and Tenders from Suppliers (13/11/17, Central London Centre)How to make sure that the contract is awarded to someone who can <u>really do the job!</u> <p> A 5-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/managing-bids-and-tenders-from-suppliers-course-13061306Thu, 04 May 2017 13:46:38 +0100The Economics of Exploration and Production in the Oil and Gas Industry (13/11/17, Central London Centre)Understand the fundamentals of the economics of feasible exploration, drilling and production projects<br /> <br /> A 5-day Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/the-economics-of-exploration-and-production-in-the-oil-and-gas-industry-course-14021402Tue, 09 May 2017 10:06:40 +0100Procurement and Maintenance Planning (14/11/17, Central London Centre)Materials Management impacts upon successful Maintenance Planning. <p> A 3-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/procurement-and-maintenance-planning-course-14101410Fri, 02 Jun 2017 08:49:02 +0100Advanced Skills in Procurement Techniques in Supply Chains (15/11/17, Upminster, London)How to put into practice the advanced tools and techniques presently in use for national and international strategic procurement.<br /> <br /> A 3-day Coursehttp://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/advanced-skills-in-procurement-techniques-in-supply-chains-course-14121412Fri, 02 Jun 2017 09:27:44 +0100Advanced Presentation and Influencing Skills - the Master Class (16/11/17, Upminster, London)How to impress and influence important audiences. <p> Develop a Mastery of the critical skills of presentation and influencing This advanced training course explores these valuable skills and develops a personal strategy to master them.</p> <p> A 2-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/advanced-presentation-and-influencing-skills-the-master-class-course-13941394Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:37:50 +0100Stakeholders in the Supply Chain - Managing Expectations, Contributions and Needs (20/11/17, Central London Centre)Engage the right people in the right way. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/stakeholders-in-the-supply-chain-managing-expectations-contributions-and-needs-course-13871387Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:25:27 +0100Transport Management for Operational Supervisors (20/11/17, Central London Centre)Improve customer satisfaction with transport operations that are efficient, effective and compliant<br /> <br /> A 5-day course.http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/transport-management-for-operational-supervisors-course-13031303Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:19:04 +0100Integrated Inventory Management. (20/11/17, Central London Centre)Take control of your stock across the supply chain<br /> <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/integrated-inventory-management-course-13131313Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:18:05 +0100Stakeholders in the Supply Chains: (20/11/17, Central London Centre)Managing Expectations, Contributions and Needs:&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Engage the right people in the right way. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/stakeholders-in-the-supply-chains-course-14211421Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:20:33 +0100Inventory and supply chain concepts for the Retail Sector (21/11/17, Upminster, London)http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/inventory-and-supply-chain-concepts-for-the-retail-sector-course-14091409Fri, 02 Jun 2017 08:34:54 +0100Advanced Commercial Negotiation Skills Workshop (27/11/17, Central London Centre)Skilled negotiators know how to create movement to a point where agreement is reached. <p> A 5-day workshop</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/advanced-commercial-negotiation-skills-workshop-course-12191219Thu, 04 May 2017 13:54:55 +0100Advanced Materials Storage Management - Policy and Process (27/11/17, Central London Centre)Caring for goods and equipment: the rationale behind methods, procedures and techniques. <p> A 5-day course.</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/advanced-materials-storage-management-policy-and-process-course-13281328Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:25:27 +0100Contract Cost and Price Analysis (27/11/17, Central London Centre)- A Realistic Approach for Buyers and Sellers.<br /> <br /> Understand the key issues with pricing and learn the real tools and techniques for analysis. &nbsp; <p> A 5-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/contract-cost-and-price-analysis-course-14181418Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:45:58 +0100Contract Terms and Conditions - The Law (27/11/17, Central London Centre)Learn all about English Contract Law and how to negotiate the best T&amp;Cs successfully. <p> A 5-day course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/contract-terms-and-conditions-the-law-course-14231423Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:18:30 +0100Avoiding The Costs Of Too Much Inventory (28/11/17, Upminster, London)<p> How to avoid holding excessive stock of Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) spares and equipment.<br /> <br /> A 3-day Course</p> http://www.cp-training-consortium.co.uk/avoiding-the-costs-of-too-much-inventory-course-13891389Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:25:27 +0100