Programme Brief

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

The Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply is targeted at building strategic procurement competence, giving managers the ability to formulate strategic direction and advice, in terms of change management, stakeholder management and team leadership.  

This level focuses on giving the learner the strategic acumen to align functional, organisational and supply chain strategies, and to devise and implement change management. The course develops the learner's skills in areas including leadership of stakeholders, the procurement function, teams and relationship management, and project and financial management.

Upon successful completion of the CIPS Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply, one can progress onto our Master of Business Administration (MBA), then on to the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA).

Seeking to start or get certified in a career in procurement and supply? See the CIPS qualifications at SBCS:


  • Each level of the CIPS programme can be completed in one year
  • Trincity
  • Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply
  • Advanced Diploma 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.

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 in the following semesters on Saturdays:

  • January to May
  • June to November

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