CIPS Levels

Select the Level that’s right for you

LEVEL 2

Certificate

The ideal qualification if you’re just starting your career in procurement or if procurement and supply are part of your role.

LEVEL 3

Advanced Certificate

This qualification is designed for those in an operational role who need the capability to carry out procurement and supply tasks.

LEVEL 4

Diploma

A valuable management tool for those moving into junior and middle management procurement roles or those supervising the procurement function.

LEVEL 5

Advanced Diploma

Provides senior buyers, contract and supply chain managers with the expertise to improve organisational procurement and to fulfil objectives.

LEVEL 6

Professional Diploma

Aimed at senior procurement professionals and heads of department. On successful completion you can apply for MCIPS.