OverviewIf you are currently certified as a CPPO or CPPB and consider yourself a mid to executive level leader, this Webinar is for you. Recent surveys concluded that half of the respondents would consider a new credential. This number jumps to 74% for respondents under 40. Through June 2021, you have a unique opportunity to earn your NIGP Certified Procurement Professional designation without spending a dime. Learn how to apply via an abbreviated online application and prepare for the modular exam that will only focus on those topics not covered in your UPPCC exam.
What You'll LearnAfter completing this online training session, learners will be able to:
1. How the NIGP-CPP provides choices in achieving recognition
2. The differences between the NIGP-CPP and UPPCC offerings
3. The benefits of "bridging"
4. The process for applying as a Pathway F candidate
5. The NIGP-CPP exam content and format
6. The access to certification prep tools
7. The process for scheduling your exam
8. The requirements for recertification
Rick Grimm has served as NIGP’s Chief Executive Officer for 21 years. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Miami and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Florida International University. He served county governments and public school districts for 23 years, including over 12 years in the management of the public procurement function, before joining the NIGP team in 1998.
Attendance for Individuals
In order to receive one contact hour, each member needs to register for the webinar individually in advance and then watch the live webinar. Your credit is tabulated by match between your login and your registration.
Attendance for Groups
There is a Group Sign-In Form provided
with each webinar. The group sign-in form does not register anyone for the
webinar, it just verifies live attendance. Each person will receive their login
email on the day of the webinar – this verifies their registration.
The group sign in form verifies that they watched the live webinar.