LUPC has appointed Central Business School for the third 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  and are available at discounted cost. The course is modular so clients can begin in September, November, January, March or May.

Provider: Central Business School

Location: Russell Square WC1 or online via Zoom

Course commences: September'21, November '21, January '22, March '22 or May '22

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 full 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 @ £110 = £220

- Objective Response (half module) 6 @ £80 = £480

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.