Upcoming Course Offerings
6121 Farrington Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
- Rate - $86.00
- Booking Code to Use –
- To reserve a room by phone call the hotel @ 919 489.7555 press 0 and provide the name Local Government Purchasing.
- Free Parking, WiFi and Buffet Breakfast
- Deadline to book -
- Hotel Cancel Policy - 6pm day before arrival
Other Hotels in the area: CHAPEL HILL AREA HOTELS
This course is designed for new local government purchasing officials and covers basic principles and legal requirements for local government purchasing.
Topics include the following:
- Competitive bidding requirements for purchasing and construction contracting
- Purchasing ethics and conflicts of interest
- Practical skills such as vendor relations, developing specifications, and bid solicitations
- Purchasing policies and electronic bidding
- Decision analysis, motivational strategies, and effective communication
- Local government law overview, including open meetings and public records laws
- Budgeting and fiscal control
- Surplus property disposal
- Tips for success from experienced local government purchasing professionals
We are now utilizing Sakai; an online site accessible to registrants only. You will receive instructions from me on how to log on this site about 1 week prior to class. (make sure you check your spam/junk folders). If you do not receive this email, please contact Jo Ann at Brewer@sog.unc.edu.
To access the agenda please click on the link below (it is a hyperlink)