ICT Procurement for Practitioners

Overview

Overview

Duration 2 days
Course Time 9.00am - 5.00pm
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This course is delivered by GovTech.

This 2-day course aims to provide a practical approach to managing outsourcing and procurement in line with new development in the outsourcing management thinking and approaches. Through the use of real-world case study, the course serves to help participants learn about new procurement approaches (e.g. outcome-based procurement, dynamic contracting, co-sourcing) and acquire practical skills in the procurement and outsourcing management in the new digital era. Participants will also be well equipped to maximise value and achieve ICT&SS (Info-Communications Technologies & Smart Systems) outcomes in a sustainable manner and to bring value to agencies and for Whole-of-Government, to advise and perform ICT&SS procurement to support the realisation of a Smart Nation.




Key Takeaways

Key Takeaways

At the end of this course, learners will be able to:
  • Apply Government procurement principles, approaches whilst in compliance with the government procurement policies and international agreements
  • Recognise and understand the impact of ICT&SS strategies in the Government on procurement
  • Determine appropriate procurement approach(es) for Government procurement for ICT&SS products or services in accordance with IM procurement guidelines
  • Recognise and implement ICT&SS procurement simplification initiatives and approaches to effectively procure for ICT&SS products and services
  • Craft good ICT&SS procurement requirements and evaluation criteria for Government procurement for ICT products or services
  • Apply the 3 phases of contract management to maintain oversight of suppliers (in accordance to the Third Party Management Policy in IM on ICT&SS Management),
    adherence to contract clauses and timely intervention on contract matters such as managing changes, exercising options and executing replacement contracts



Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend

This 2-day programme is intended for any ICT&SS Procurement officers - Associate, Senior and/or Lead ICT&SS Procurement Specialists.

Pre-requisites
Participants must first complete the following courses:



ICT and SS Competency Framework

ICT and SS Competency Framework

As part of the ICTCF, this course falls under the ICT Governance functional cluster and tagged to the following competencies:

ICT Governance: Procurement Strategy and Policy

The course is mapped to the following job roles:
  • ICT & SS Procurement Specialist



Course Structure

Course Structure

This course will cover the following topics:
  • Procurement Planning and Procurement Strategies
  • Sourcing, Evaluating and Seeking Approvals
  • Contracting
  • Managing the Procurement



Instructors

Instructors


Fees

Fees


Full Fee

Full course fee

S$1200

7% GST on nett course fee

S$84

Total nett course fee payable, including GST S$1284




Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Classes

Class 1

Duration: 2 days

21 Nov 2022 to 22 Nov 2022 (Full Time)

When :
Nov:
21, 22

Time : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Registration:

How To Register

How To Register


Agency-sponsored

Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the course.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.


Step 3 The Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.