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An Overview of SIPMM Academy

SIPMM ACADEMY provides a range of structured professional courses in the specialised areas of purchasing, warehouse, logistics and supply chain management, as well as other business related courses. The academy was set up as an educational arm for a professional not-for-profit organisation, the Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management (SIPMM), which was established more than 4 decades ago in 1972. The courses are offered at various levels from Certificate to Graduate Diploma, as well short courses at executive and professional level. Most of these courses are approved for the government's Skills Development Fund and SkillsFuture Schemes.

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SIPMM ACADEMY has an extended corporate training and consulting arm, that conducts professional and skills development workshops on a regular basis. These workshops are organised as Skills Training Workshops and are conducted at hotels. They can also be customised as In-House Trainings delivered at the company's premise. The focus of each topic is to develop professional and execution skills; such as negotiation, cost-savings strategy, warehousing, trade operations, purchasing operations, supply chain management, supplier management, strategic procurement, global sourcing, integrated logistics management, tender evaluation and contract management.

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The office of SIPMM ACADEMY and the training rooms are conveniently located at Bukit Merah Central.  There are two large training rooms, fully air-conditioned and with attached toilets. Each training room has a comfortable capacity for 50 participants with 76.2 sqm per room. The training rooms are fully-equipped with modern training equipments and are organised in classroom seating.

At SIPMM ACADEMY, there is an average teacher-participant ratio of 1 to 20.  Click here to view our teaching faculty that comprises a pool of 16 part-time experienced practitioners and academia with the accredited academic qualifications and professional competence. SIPMM ACADEMY also has its own resource library that maintains specialised books, journals and publications relating to business management, accounting & finance, logistics & supply chain management, as well as purchasing & materials management. The library is not open to public and is used only for academic research. Click here to view the organisation structure of SIPMM ACADEMY.