PSPP 201: Planning


PSPP 201: Planning is an interactive online course delivered over 4 weeks and includes weekly live online sessions with an expert procurement instructor. PSPP 201 will give you a detailed understanding of the steps, considerations and documentation needed to ensure adequate planning is done for procurement and contracting processes.

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*Register 5 or more to receive a 10% discount.
Please add participants’ names and emails to the “Adding Participants” field on the final check out page.


Live Session Schedule

LIVE sessions will occur each Thursday over the 4 weeks at 10:00am PST. The first LIVE session is 90 minutes, followed by the remaining 3 sessions which are each 60 minutes.

You ​will ​receive ​a ​follow ​up ​email ​1-2 ​weeks ​prior ​to ​the ​course ​start ​date ​with ​instructions ​to ​access ​this ​online ​course. ​If ​you ​do ​not ​receive ​this ​email, ​please ​call ​us at 888-990-7267 ​for ​assistance.

*Dates and times subject to change.

Allocating Your Time...

You ​will ​be ​required ​to ​complete ​a ​short, ​30 ​minute ​introduction ​and ​pre-course ​assessment ​before ​the ​course ​start ​date ​and ​a ​30 ​minute ​post-course ​assessment ​after ​the ​course ​concludes. ​Each ​week ​you ​should ​plan ​to ​commit ​approximately ​4 ​hours ​to ​complete ​course ​work ​(including ​the ​course ​modules ​and ​weekly ​live ​exercise ​sessions). ​On ​average, ​the ​course ​takes ​18 ​hours ​in ​total. You must attend at least 3 of the 4 live sessions to pass this course.

Registering Multiple Participants

If you're a manager who is purchasing multiple courses for your team, update the quantity field to reflect how many will be participating in the course.

In the "Adding Participants" section on the "Checkout" page, please fill in each of your team members' contact information names and emails in the following format:

  • Jane Doe
  • John Doe

Recommended Prerequisite

​PSPP ​101: Procurement Essentials​