• Education and training

    Government Procurement has developed a contemporary Education Framework to build capability in procurement disciplines and skills across government.

    Public sector

    Whether you are a government buyer or a procurement professional, Government Procurement offers a range of training courses and workshop sessions:

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    Better Buying for Government has been replaced by the Understanding Goods and Services Buying within the WA Public Sector online learning module.

    Contract Management Awareness: Essential training to improve your contract management skills.

    Gateway Training: Available for senior executives and project managers. Share your knowledge and contribute to large government project outcomes by becoming a Gateway reviewer.

    Online Learning: Find out what courses are available for government staff via the internet.

    Procurement Vocational Program: Further your career with a procurement qualification.

    Tenders WA training: Available to users releasing requests (tenders) and awarding contracts.

    Training for Government Buyers: Additional training topics for Government Buyers.

    Understanding Goods and Services BuyingNew! icon This e-Learning module is designed to refresh your knowledge on Government’s buying practices and principles.

    Written Quotes Process training: The Written Quotes Process session is for Public Sector employees who will be involved in the procurement of products and services valued between $50,000 and $250,000.

    Government Procurement deals with the procurement of goods and services. For works-related information, go to the Building Management and Works section of this website.

    Community services sector

    If you buy goods and services from, or work in, the not-for-profit sector, the Funding and Contracting Services unit offers a range of training sessions throughout the year:

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    Workshops and eventsOffering a range of topics throughout the year from Stakeholder Engagement Awareness to Tendering for Outcomes. Check this page regularly for new events.

    Online Learning: Find out what courses are available online via the internet.

    Community Services Procurement Vocational Program: Further your career with a procurement qualification.

    Westlink satellite TV broadcasts: Watch these informative Community Service Intelligence broadcasts on Westlink TV (channel 602) or wait for them to appear on the webpage for viewing online.

    Private sector

    Government Procurement runs a number of sessions for members of the private sector:

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    Gateway Training: Available for private sector senior executives and project managers. Share your knowledge and contribute to government project outcomes by becoming a Gateway reviewer.

    New to quotes and tenders seminar: Held on a regular basis, this free seminar is free of charge. It explains the quoting and tendering process for the supply of goods and services to the State Government.

    TendersWA eLearning Module (for Suppliers): Available to Suppliers, a free self-paced online learning module introducing you to the key features of Tenders WA.

    Government Procurement deals with the procurement of goods and services. For works-related tendering information, go to the Building Management and Works section of this website.