Competency Module: Protests and Appeals
Course

Competency Module: Protests and Appeals

  • Date: 09/10/2024
  • Start Time: 11:00 AM Eastern Time
  • End Time: 3:00 PM Eastern Time
  • Instructor: Mrs. Andrea L. Philyaw, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, PMP, CPPB
    Director, Procurement and Risk Management
    Mrs. Andrea L. Philyaw, NIGP-CPP, CPPO, PMP, CPPB
    Phone: 571-252-1427Fax: 571-252-1432
    Andrea has over 30 years public sector experience and has been the Director of Procurement and Risk Management for Loudoun County Public Schools, Virginia since February 2013. During her 22 years with the school system, Andrea has also served as a Bid Specialist, Procurement System Specialist, Oracle Project Manager, and Financial Services Coordinator. Andrea obtained a Business Administration Degree from Strayer University in 2005, the Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) designation in 2002, Project Management Professional (PMP) designation in 2018, and the Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) designation in 2019. Andrea enjoys the opportunities offered by the procurement profession and instructing individuals new to the profession. Andrea grew up on a farm in Iowa and loves spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren.
  • Level: Advanced Practitioner
  • Format: Virtual Instructor-Led
  • Contact Hours: 4
  • CEUs: 0.4
Developing strong skills in handling protests and appeals is crucial for procurement practitioners. NIGP’s Protest and Appeals course focuses on equipping procurement professionals with the ability to create effective protest procedures, identify common causes of protests, and respond timely and appropriately. Understanding the sustainability of a protest and developing solutions to prevent recurrence are also key objectives. Join us to become an advanced practitioner in protests and appeals within public procurement.
Pricing:
PriceCostBeginsEnds
Competency Module: Protests & Appeals (Member: Standard)$175.0007/13/202409/08/2024
Competency Module: Protests & Appeals (Non-Member: Standard)$275.00 09/08/2024
Competency Module: Protests & Appeals (Member: Standard) $175.00
Competency Module: Protests & Appeals (Non-Member: Standard) $275.00
(prices valid until Sep 8, 2024)
Spots available: 21

Objectives

In order to successfully earn a digital badge, learners must:

  • Create a protest procedure.
  • Identify the most common causes of protests.
  • Process and respond to protests appropriately.
  • Determine the sustainability of a protest and respond appropriately.
  • Develop solutions to prevent a recurrence of the protest conditions.

Intended Audience

This offering is targeted to individuals who meet or exceed the following professional demographics:  

  • Mid-level public procurement and central warehouse professionals who serve as senior buyers, managers, directors, or equivalent functions within their respective entities.   

  • Non-procurement managers and supervisors who either provide procurement functions that support entity programs under delegated authority, or who already have a good understanding of basic procurement principles but wish to get more in-depth, hands-on training.   

  • Professionals who are employed by local governing entities and special authorities (such as K-12 and higher education, publicly owned utilities, transportation providers, and other publicly funded or created entities) who either serve within or manage the procurement function.  

  • Supplier managers and supervisors seeking to understand the public procurement function from a more in-depth holistic level, including the policies, standards, and procedures by which public entities must function.  


Completion Requirements

In order to successfully complete the NIGP Competency Module, learners must:
  • Attend and participate in the entirety of the instructional event.
  • Complete the post-course evaluation survey available in Aspire.
  • Complete the final assessment examination with a score of 81% or higher.
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Cancellation Policy

Registration and payment must be received 24 hours prior to the course start date. After this time, registrations will be based on space availability.  A full refund, less a $75 administrative fee will be given for cancellations made in writing 31+ days prior to the seminar date by emailing RegistrationInfo@nigp.org. No refunds are given for cancellations received within 24 hours of the seminar start date. There are no refunds for no-shows. If the seminar is cancelled for any reason, NIGP's liability is limited to the registration fee only.  

Attendee substitutions within the same agency may be done at any time with email notification to NIGP. If attending via scholarship, please provide documentation verifying the scholarship issuer's name and contact information in lieu of payment information. 

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Competency Module: Protests and Appeals

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