Introduction to EU procurement - Manchester

Introduction to EU procurement - Manchester

Date: 23rd March 2020

Location: TUCO, Manchester

Price: Free for NWUPC members

This full-day course is designed to provide delegates with the elementary understanding of EU procurement legislation, procurement procedures for regulated and less regulated procurements. The course is built to equip delegates with enough information concerning how to effectively value, categorise and evaluate tender opportunities, contemplating the different routes to market and the effects of collaboration, while identifying potential risks of supplier challenge and remedial actions available. This course is designed to give delegates a solid grounding of the fundamental legislative requirements and offers a robust refresh for more experienced practitioners, reflecting the 2014 Procurement Directives requirements.

Who should attend?

This course is intended for newcomers to public sector procurement, procurement practitioners, contract managers and operational stakeholders.


  • Introduction

  • Remedies and Rights of the Suppliers

  • Structure and hierarchy of the rules

  • Treaty Principles

  • Categorisation of Contracts

  • Thresholds

  • Valuation of Contracts

  • Advertising in OJEU

  • Procedures and timescales

  • Selection and award criteria

  • Framework Agreements

  • Calling off compliantly from Framework Agreements


Please contact NWUPC

March 23rd, 2020 10:07 AM