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
8-21-18 2:00 - 3:00 Register Date Time Register 8-24-18 9:00 - 12:00 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