The Procurement Cycle: Solicitation Development Phase

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  1. Description:

    A component of The Procurement Cycle course, NIGP’s Solicitation Development Phase module discusses how a solicitation is created and selected and provides the foundation for contract creation. Throughout this module, learners will define types of specifications, identify the differences between RFPs and IFBs, and explore the processes that ensure an entity selects the best supplier for a procurement.
    This on-demand course is part 2 of 3 in the Procurement Cycle Series. 
    Course Duration - 30min 

    Course Objectives:

    1. Define types of specifications
    2. Define solicitation methods
    3. Identify the differences between Request for Proposals and Invitation for Bids
    4. When given a list of bids, determine the bid that is the best value
    5. Define contract pricing types

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  • Online: The Procurement Cycle: Solicitation Development Phase (Non-Member Rate)
    $50.00 USD
    Note: Prices may increase as the event nears
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    $25 Members/ $50 Non-Members

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    This course is to be accessed by the purchaser only, it is non-transferable. 

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    There are no refunds, all sales are final.