In response to demand from member authorities, APSE training is offering a skills development course on the principles of contract management.
This course aims to give a practical overview to operational managers seeking to improve their skills in this area and help them face the challenges of managing contracts in a local authority context.
“It gives you a much better understand of what to consider when setting up a contract, how to monitor it effectively and options for dealing with performance issues before termination, which is a very last resort.”
Hart District Council
“It does what it says - takes you through the main elements we need to have right in public sector contract management. What is a contract, why they are framed as they are and the limits and opportunities they present to deliver what we need/want from them.”
Bath & North East Sussex
This is course is a masterclass.
By the end of this training you will:
This event will also include case study examples of local authority contracts.
This course will be delivered online via Microsoft Teams. To access it, you will need a WiFi connection or mobile data hotspot. Downloading Microsoft Teams to your laptop, desktop or smart device will give a better performance and greater functionality throughout the day. This highly interactive training includes a mixture of presentations, video conferencing, group work, games, quizzes and video.
Operational managers, service managers, health and safety advisors, finance officers, trade union officials, elected members or anyone seeking to improve their knowledge and understanding of contract management.
This course has been independently certified as conforming to accepted CPD guidelines. Delegates will earn 5 CPD points from attending the full course and will be issued with a CPD certificate for their personal records.
1-day event: Start time: 10:00 Finish time: 16.00
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