Commerce Edge Academy

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The Commerce Edge Academy facilitates the formal, internationally recognised CIPS (Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply) qualification.  This accolade can significantly expedite your personal development plan, put you on track to obtain internationally recognised professional status and increase your career / promotional opportunities significantly.
Blended On-Line Learning with Face-to-Face Revision Workshops and FCIPS / MCIPS Tutor Support
Why YOU should enrol: 
  • Enhance your status as a procurement professional with the support of a well-informed professional body.
  • The CIPS qualification represents an industry-driven, universal standardrecognised around the world.
  • Give yourself the edge and contribute to the competitive advantage and profitability of your organisation.
  • Improve your job Performance & Satisfaction.
  • CIPS invests in the long-term development of their students and members.
If your personal development and career planning is of vital importance to you or if your organisation is in need of an appropriate personal development framework, then Commerce Edge Academy cordially invites you to enquire about the CIPS Qualification,the registration process and how you can obtain your MCIPS designation.
(*Commerce Edge is a Registered CIPS Study Centre, SAPICS Authorised Education Provider, SETA accredited and a level 3 B-BBEE contributor)
Students who have successfully completed the CIPS unit by doing all the knowledge quizzes and the project assignment will benefit more during the revision workshops and enhance their chances of excelling in their examinations."  -   Ronald Mlalazi (FCIPS)
If you register now you will be in a very favourable position to write at least two subjects in May 2014. This will jumpstart your internationally recognised qualification.
Registrations are open. Successful applicants can start their learning and study path NOW. 
There are three exam dates, namely May, July or November of each year.  It is possible to complete a full level (five subjects) in one year.  You can comfortably obtain your CIPS qualification and MCIPS designation within three years. Enrol now for your May 2014 examinations.
The Commerce Edge Academy can assist you to climb the CIPS qualifications ladder by means of our Tutor Enabled Blended Learning Online System (TEBLOS) and classroom-based tutorials.
Through our unique TEBLOS platform, we direct and support students every step of the way to successfully achieve their CIPS qualification.
Our flexible and personalised TEBLOS platform is a combination of self-study, online student support and classroom tutorials.
Our tutors are FCIPS and MCIPS qualified and have many years of procurement practice behind them.
Studying via TEBLOS affords you the opportunity to constantly review CIPS study sessions in order to ensure that you fully understand the key aspects of the CIPS unit content and that you are suitably prepared for your CIPS examinations.
Students that have attended our previous revision workshops have benefitted greatly from face-face tutoring and have found them to be highly interactive.  Here you can join fellow students as we unpack the content and case studies together.
Organisations that are currently enrolled with the Commerce Edge Academy for the CIPS Qualifications Programme include: 
ABSA,  Afrisam, Arcelormittal, ATNS, Avon, Autopax, Passenger Services Pty, Afgri Operations Ltd, Anglo Platinum, Bankserv, Barloworld Equipment, Bell Equipment, BHP Billiton, BP SA, Brandhouse, CEF,  City of Joburg Property Company, Cumon Health Access, Cummins, Deloitte,  DHL Supply Chain S.A, Dimension Data, Drake-Scull, Edcon, ENGCO Investments, Engen, Ernst & Young,  Estee Lauder,  FNB, Ford Motor Company, Free State National Treasury, Flour Mills, Gold Fields, Hollard, Impala Platinum, IDT, Interwaste, Komatiland Forest, Kraftfoods, MTN, Manganese Metal, Marula Platinum, Medupi Power Station, Murrob, Nampak, Namibia Power Corporation, Namibian Ports Authority, African Development Bank, Neotel, Petrosa, PPECB, PRASA, SA Post Office, SABC, SABS, SAA, Samancor Chrome Ltd, SPDC, Standard Bank, Sishen Iron, The JHB Fresh Produce Market, SAB, Tourvest Travel Services, Tracker, Tubular, UNICEF, United Nations Dev, Unitrade, University of Johannesburg, University of Zululand, Vodacom, Volition, Waco, Wictra Holdings, Worldwide Coal, Xstrata.....and many others.
Please forward your enquiries to our Professional Development Consultant:
Heather van der Merwe
Commerce Edge Academy
E-mail: heatheratcommerce-edge [dot] com    
National Number: 0861334326 x 305