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Effectively Engaging the Market

This course supports entry-level procurement professionals and stakeholders in understanding the reasons for market engagement prior to a procurement.  We will look at why it is beneficial to both your organisation and your suppliers and the most effective market engagement methods to define your best approach to each procurement.

Our courses are CPD meaning the learning activity has reached the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks. The learning value has been scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality. The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD requirements ensuring any learner can record their hours in contribution to their continued professional development.

This course is CPD (Continuing Professional Development) certified.


Procurement Cycle – Following on from the Preparing for a Procurement course, this course revisits the four stages of the procurement cycle, including Analyse, which will be the main focus of this course.

Market Engagement Overview – What is market engagement, and why is it so useful prior to a procurement and how to use it to maximise social value and minimise climate impact..

Market Engagement Benefits – Market engagement provides a number of benefits for both buyers and suppliers. This module explores both benefits with examples.

Market Engagement Methods – In this topic, we look at the most effective market engagement methods, depending on your requirements.

Free Downloadable Resources – Several freely downloadable resources available that will help maximise your procurement approach.


Effectively Engaging the Market

£25.00 Exc VAT
  • Duration: 30 minutes

Group discounts for organisations

To access multiple courses, or to purchase multiple licences for your organisation or local authority, contact us directly at or 01273 091 301, for information on group discounts.

Annual Solutions

We provide cost-effective annual solutions allowing up to 5, 10, 20 or a whole library of digital courses starting from £12 per learner, subject to requirement. Contact for more information.

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