ICT Procurement for Practitioners

Programme Code D126A
ICT Governance
Learning Partner(s)
2 Days
Format In-person
Procurement Strategy & Policy ICT&SS Procurement
Job Roles
ICT&SS Professional ICT&SS Procurement Specialist


Manage outsourcing and procurement effectively with new thinking and approaches in the digital age. This 2-day programme aims to provide a practical approach to managing outsourcing and procurement in line with new development in outsourcing management thinking and approaches. Through the use of real-world case study, this programme serves to help you 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. You will also be well equipped to maximise value and achieve ICT&SS (Info-Communications Technologies & Smart Systems) outcomes sustainably 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

At the end of this programme, you 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 contract

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to the job roles section.
  • Intended for any ICT&SS Procurement officers - Associate, Senior and/or Lead ICT&SS Procurement Specialists.


You must first complete the following programmes:

Programme Structure

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


Full Fee

Full programme fee


9% GST on nett programme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GSTS$1308

With effect from 1 Jan 2024

Payment for this programme is to NUS-ISS, National University of Singapore.

Upcoming Classes

Class 1
22 Jul 2024 to 23 Jul 2024 (Full Time)
Duration: 2 days
When: Jul - 22, 23
Time : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Class 2
18 Nov 2024 to 19 Nov 2024 (Full Time)
Duration: 2 days
When: Nov - 18, 19
Time : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

How To Register


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 programme.

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 GovTech Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.