The Construction Industry Council (CIC) is the representative forum for the professional bodies, research organisations and specialist business associations in the construction industry.

Procurement Fraud Awareness E-Learning Course launched

CIC in partnership with e-Learning and accreditation experts Accredex, is pleased to announce the launch of its first CPD certified E-learning course, which is on Procurement Fraud Awareness.

The Procurement Fraud Awareness course aims to help protect your business against expensive malpractices and fraudulent behaviour.  This is a unique pioneering course that could potentially reduce businesses purchasing costs by up to 15% a year. The course includes over 4 hours of relevant advice and corporate guidance, along with best practice skills and techniques.  

The Procurement Fraud Awareness course has been developed in association with the Forensic Procurement Partnership (FPP).  The FPP is the only company solely focused on merging accredited fraud and procurement expertise. They are leading the way to pro-actively prevent, detect and investigate procurement fraud.

Graham Watts OBE, Chief Executive of CIC commended this new course saying, “CIC is delighted to open its eLearning portfolio by offering this pioneering e-learning course and we hope it will enable businesses to upskill  their staff in this crucial activity.”

Further information can be found here.