This course is aimed at commissioners in health and social care. It is designed to support you to:

  • Implement the national agendaCommissioning course
  • Develop good commissioning practice

The course will enable you and your partner agencies to:

  • Develop good understanding of the commissioning process
  • Commission value-for-money services

Download more information about our commissioning course here

On-line commissioning courses

We are now delivering our popular commissioning course on-line. You will get the same, good quality group learning experience from the same IPC tutors at the same price. Sessions are delivered over 8 half days. Open for bookings.

Our next children's course:

3, 4, 17, 18 March and 14, 15, 28, 29 April 2021. Please contact to enquire about this children's services course.

Our next adults' course: 

23, 24 March and 12, 13, 26, 27, April and 11, 12 May 2021. Please contact to enquire about this adults' services course.

Oxford Brookes University accreditation

You can choose to accredit your learning from this short course and gain a Certificate of Credit in Commissioning and Purchasing for Public Care from Oxford Brookes University.

Download the Student Handbook for more details.

We can deliver this course as a bespoke in-house programme for local authorities and/or CCGs or other commissioning agencies.

Contact the programme administration office on 01865 951902 or