ArcBlue Open Training Courses

Book now to uplift your skills in a range of procurement, contract management & supply chain topics with our online open training!

We are pleased to offer Open Training courses in a range of Procurement & Contract Management topics to individuals across Asia Pacific! Courses are syndicated so that you can join your peers in online training from across the region.

Please see below our upcoming course listings. Click each listing to go to the secure Eventbrite booking page with further information about course timing and descriptions.

You can see all of our upcoming training courses on Eventbrite here.

Category Management | 19 – 20 October

Delivered Online | This interactive training course is designed to develop skills in understanding the relationship between category management and procurement and how to best apply the tools and techniques. Workshop delegates will gain a broader understanding of the process of category management and the tools and techniques that can be utilized within the process. Click to find out more & book!

Contract Management | 13 – 14 December

Delivered Online | This two-part webinar provides attendees with a practical understanding of the methodologies, theories and techniques used by contract professionals to successfully manage contracts. Gain a solid grounding in international good practice, the importance of strong relationship management and the skills to manage potential risks and plan around contract variations. Click for more information & to book!

Introduction to Procurement | 3 – 4 November

Delivered Online | This practical and interactive training course is designed to introduce essential elements of the procurement process together with basic tools and techniques. Workshop delegates will learn of the end-to-end process, how procurement can contribute and when to apply a range of purchasing tools and techniques. Click to find out more & book!

Negotiation Essentials | 6 – 7 December

Delivered Online | Procurement processes are only the beginning of the relationship with important suppliers and the delivery of key projects. This webinar is aimed at participants who are involved in negotiations and need an introduction to the skills and process in commercial negotiation. A series of activities and games bring the examples to life giving learners the chance to practice and hone their skills. Click to find out more & book!

Probity & Risk Management in Procurement | 29 – 30 November

Delivered Online | This practical and interactive training course provides attendees with an overview of probity requirements, probity risks & legislation - insights relevant to individuals who may be new to purchasing or the procurement profession, or those who may just need a refresher on relevant procurement probity risks. Click for more information & to book!

Social & Sustainable Procurement | 25 – 26 October

Delivered Online | This one-day workshop (held across two half-days) covers how to effectively incorporate social objectives and corporate social responsibility into procurement practice, as part of a triple bottom line approach. Click to find out more & book!

Sourcing Essentials | 22 – 24 November

Delivered Online | This three-part workshop is designed to introduce essential elements of sourcing and recognising procurement as a process. By the end of the workshop delegates will have an understanding of the value of the sourcing process in procurement. Click to find out more & book!

Supplier Relationship Management | 12 – 13 October

Delivered Online | This interactive program gives participants strategies and techniques to successfully manage supplier relationships and contracts. By the end of the workshop, delegates will be able to use the ArcBlue SRM suite of tools to segment suppliers into an appropriate portfolio of relationships. Delegates will gain understanding of the key elements by which supplier/buyer contracts can be formulated, negotiated and managed. Click for more information & to book!