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Introduction to Public Procurement

May 23, 2018
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Spokane Police Department
2302 North Waterworks St.
Spokane, WA 99212

Introduction to Public Procurement

May 23 -25, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Course Fees: NIGP Members $715, Non-Members $915 (register before March 23, 2018 and recieve $25 off registration fees. Registration after April 23, 2018 will incur a $50 late fee)
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Location: Spokane Police Department N. Waterworks St. Spokane, WA 99212
Contact Hours: 24.00; CEUs:2.30 
Co- Hosted By:Washington State Chapter of NIGP and Idaho Public Purchasing Association, Inc. Chapter of NIGP 


The work of public procurement is no longer a clerical function performed independently by various people throughout different agencies or departments within a government entity. This class provides an overview of the ever-changing profession by identifying fundamental concepts that will affect procurement in the public sector.

Course Description

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Methods of Payment Accepted: Check (make checks payable to NIGP), Purchase Orders (via print and fax form), and Credit Cards (Master Card, Visa, and American Express).

If paying by check, please make check payable to NIGP and send payment to:

NIGP, Attn: Seminar Registration
2411 Dulles Corner Park, Suite 350
Herndon, VA 20171

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