Social Procurement Professional Certificate — October/November Cohort Session 1
October 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
This certificate program has been developed to provide both private and public sector participants with in-depth knowledge of the fundamental components of social procurement success; how to create a social value culture within your organization; steps needed to develop Social Procurement policy; and how to implement social procurement practices into your current RFx processes, to leverage procurement spend to drive more social value.
The course consists of four 2-hour virtual trainings with interactive hands on activities and homework.
This certificate program is suitable for:
- Senior government leadership looking to use procurement to improve social value and community outcomes
- Senior private sector leadership looking to use social value as a competitive advantage and drive business growth
- Procurement staff (public and private) conducting the purchase of goods & services, consulting, construction and IT
- Mid level managers aiming to deliver on the social value goals of their organization
October/November cohort dates: October 26, November 2, 9, and 16, 2021 from 10am – 12pm PT / 1 – 3pm ET
The Social Procurement Professional Certificate is developed in partnership with Sarah Aspinall, the founder of BGSD Consulting Corporation.