HEPA (Higher Education Procurement Academy) training dates have now been confirmed, with 10 courses across 5 locations during 2014-15. Details of the dates and locations are below.
04/11/14, Effective Use of Competitive Negotiation, Birminghamhttp://hepacompetitivenegotiationbham.eventbrite.co.uk
21/11/14, Introduction to EU Procurement, Reading http://hepaintrotoeuprocreading.eventbrite.co.uk
26-27/11/14, Advanced Negotiation, Leeds http://hepaadvancednegotiationleeds.eventbrite.co.uk
28/11/14, Introduction to EU Procurement, Leeds http://hepaintrotoeuprocleeds.eventbrite.co.uk
04/12/14, Advanced EU Procurement, London http://hepaadvancedeuproclondon.eventbrite.co.uk
05/12/14, Effective Use of Competitive Negotiation, London http://hepaeffectivenegotiationlondno.eventbrite.co.uk
09/12/14, Specification Writing, Manchester http://hepaspecificationwritingmanchester.eventbrite.co.uk
12/12/14, Advanced EU Procurement, Manchester http://hepaadvancedeuprocmanchester.eventbrite.co.uk
20-21/01/15, Advanced Negotiation, Reading http://hepaadvancednegotiationreading.eventbrite.co.uk
10/02/15, Specification Writing, London http://hepaspecificationwritinglondon.eventbrite.co.uk
Places are limited to between 12 (for Advanced Negotiation) and 18 for each event and the closing dates are 3 weeks prior. Some of these events are very popular, so please book promptly to avoid disappointment. The events cost £160 for a one-day course and £320 for two days. A full description of course content can be found on the Eventbrite booking page (see above for the links) and bookings can either be made using the links above or through the HEPA calendar.
If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact Gill Birch, but please note that she is on annual leave from the 6th – 21st August inclusive. In her absence, you can contact the BUFDG office.