Project and Procurement Management Course
PPMC is a 2-week course which develops participants' knowledge and skill in the procurement of goods and services, and introduces them to global procurement policies, processes, and good practice.
To deepen and broaden participants' understanding and competency in procurement management towards the overall successful implementation of projects.
Project Management focuses on the concepts, skills and techniques needed to design, formulate and implement sustainable development projects. The module provides the essential understanding required for project implementation including procurement of goods and services.
Procurement Management exposes the participants to the operational policies and procedures of donor and national agencies on procurement. The course is based on the procurement guidelines of international lending institutions focusing on new trends in the field. Procurement management serves as a strong foundation for the essential logistical support needed to manage and implement projects. It also provides accountability mechanisms to show that funds are being used efficiently and for the purposes intended.
The course will be delivered via formal presentations, case studies, and exercises. It also draws from the knowledge and experience of AIM faculty and experienced development practitioners, thus making a practitioner-oriented course with emphasis on hands-on training.
Project team members (funded via a domestic or international agency), Procurement Specialists, High-Level Staff (Policy Decision-Makers), Project Implementors, Multilateral and Bilateral Organizations and Donor Agency Staff, Private Sector Contractors, Suppliers, and Consultants.