Procurement Training

The State Purchasing and Contracts Office (SPCO) offers free training on a range of topics for the procurement community. All upcoming training will be announced on this page, with a registration link. In addition, any procurement resources that are developed can be accessed here.


Upcoming Training Opportunities

Statutory Violations Prevention Contract Drafting Boot Camp Controller Pre-Delegation Training
1525 Sherman St, Denver, Room 104 1525 Sherman St, Denver, Room 104 1525 Sherman St, Denver, Room 305
7-13-2018 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Register 7-24-2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Register Date Time Register

Procurement Knowledge Grid

Procurement knowledge spans many topics, which are listed by category in the grid below. SPCO plans to provide training in these areas. 

Delegation Procurement Fundamentals Solicitation & Award Commitment Documents Contract Management Vendor Training

Controller Delegation

Purchasing Delegation

Procurement Resources

Ethics & Communication

Methods of Source Selection

Planning & Research

Preferences & Set Asides

Commercial Card

Procurement Writing

Invitation for Bid

Documented Quotes

Request for Proposal

Administrative Remedies

Negotiations

Pricing/ Payment Structures

Overview

Vendor Agreements

PO Terms & Conditions

Contract Provisions

Indemnification & Limitations of Liability

Contract Management System

Successful Contract Management

Statutory Violation Prevention

How to Do Business with the State

Colorado VSS (Vendor Self-Service)

Vendor Rights & Responsibilites


For more information contact
Michelle Arnold
(303) 866-4911