The purpose of this course is to provide a basic overview of the concept of Procurement Services (PS), its Modus Operandi, and the Legal Frameworks necessary to engage in PS. The training also provides an overview of the opportunities for Supply Financing through PS.


The course is suggested for Programme and Supply staff in Country Offices and Regional Offices, and can be accessed by all colleagues with an interest in Procurement Services. 

Learning objectives

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

    • Provide a general overview of PS as a strategic programmatic tool
    • Identify possible entry points for engagement in PS
    • Explain the frameworks and pre-requisites necessary for engaging in PS
    • Describe possible supply financing options available through PS

Structure and Methodology

Four short videos with interactive quizzes,  self-study resources and /or suggested learning opportunities

Contact details

If you have questions on the topic of PS, please contact Marcia Attaran at