CIPS Study Courses

LUPC has appointed Central Business School for the second year running to deliver classroom-based or online CIPS courses in Procurement and Supply for members’ staff. The courses are for professional (level 4,5 and 6) and apprenticeship students beginning in November 2020, and are available at discounted cost.

Provider: Central Business School

Location: Russell Square WC1 or online via Zoom

Course commences: 23 November 2020

Course duration: One year (8 exams)

Course costs 

- Apprenticeships Level 4 - Free if you can recover the Apprenticeship Levy

- Level 4 - £1,275 + VAT

- Level 5 - £1,375 +VAT

- Level 6 - £1,375 +VAT

CIPS textbooks for each module are £40 (includes p&p) = £200 per level. (Made up of 2 full modules @ £40 each and 6 @ £20 each). LUPC will pay this cost for our members to support their staff

Other costs – to be paid by the student or member

CIPS membership–  £187 

CIPS Exams

- Constructed Response (full module) 2 @ £108 = £216

- Objective Response (half module) 6 @ £78 = £468

- Exams for the apprenticeship are covered by the apprenticeship levy.

Full details on the courses are available here. For more information, you can visit Central Business School's website.

How to register:

To be sent a registration form or to discuss further, please contact David Morton at or give him a call him on 07775 906024.

Alternatively, please contact Don Bowman at or call him on 07931 862285.