Programme Brief

Gain an industry-driven, internationally-recognised Procurement and Supply qualification!

For those with aspirations of advancing to middle management in a procurement role, this qualification is for you!. The Diploma in Procurement and Supply focusses on organisational procedures and processes including negotiation, planning, risk management and data analysis; equipping you to take on supervisory-level responsibilities within the procurement function.

Building on the knowledge of the Advanced Certificate qualification, the Diploma programme consists of five compulsory units. One of these, Contexts of Procurement and Supply is an integrative unit which is designed to draw together the knowledge and understanding achieved in the other four units and to demonstrate how these units combine and integrate in a working environment.

Not the procurement qualification for you; need something more advanced? No problem.

Go further with your CIPS training at SBCS:

  • Each level of the CIPS programme can be completed in one year.
  • San Fernando, Trincity
  • At least 18 years with 2 A’ Levels
  • 21 years or older, with at least two (2) years experience relevant work experience and four (4) O’ Level passes inclusive of English
  • Completion of CIPS Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations
  • Completion of CIPS Advanced Certificate in Purchasing and Supply


New Students – In order to register, you must proceed to our Course Administration teams for verification of your entry qualifications before any payments or registration can be done. You must provide evidence of your entry qualifications by presenting:

  • Original certificates along with 2 copies.
  • A Job Letter (mature entry route) and original CXC Certificates or any other academic qualifications.

If your entry qualifications are satisfactory you would then be issued the following forms when registering:

  • Student Enrollment Ticket

To complete your registration process you would then be directed to our Advisory and Admissions Centre where you will be given the following form to complete:

  • SBCS Registration Form (for registration with SBCS)


Email: for more details.

Programme Content

The course is offered part time in the following semesters:

  • January to May
  • June to November

The learner must successfully complete five (5) units to achieve the Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply.