This course covers procurement and contract management for works in national development projects, in particular the construction, renovation and maintenance of public infrastructure and buildings.
Participants will explore the competencies needed for successful procurement in respect of public infrastructure works. They will also study the key provisions of the 2016 World Bank Procurement Framework and Regulations for Projects and the related bidding documents for construction contracts.
Project directors and procurement staff of projects funded by international financial institutions; trainers of public procurement staff.
Course participants will be able to:
The course is conducted using a highly participative training delivery methodology through a combination of interactive presentations by subject-matter specialists followed by
Individual and group assignments are used extensively in order to facilitate the practical application of IFIs’ regulations and to enable measurement of learning achievement. Solution and analysis of case studies are emphasised as principal techniques for acquisition of new knowledge and attainment of prescribed exit competencies.
Individual guidance is provided, upon request, to help participants to troubleshoot procurement-related problems on their own projects.