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Flexible. Structured. Smart. A new kind of learning.

OnDemand is an award-winning study method that blends the flexibility of home learning with the structure of a tutor-led course, so you can drop the timetable but keep the guided, tutor-led resources and expert support you need to stay motivated and reach your career goals.

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  • Expert support Response within 24 working hours to your questions, 7 days a week.
  • Flexible learning 12 months' access to your course anywhere, at any time.
  • Exam-focused Learning designed to prepare you for exam success.

Now available to aspiring procurement and supply professionals as CIPS OnDemand.

Are you looking for a flexible way to develop your knowledge and advance your career in procurement and supply? Follow the CIPS qualification pathway and gain industry-wide recognition as a chartered professional with CIPS OnDemand.

The smart way to study - and here's why.

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Powerful design

Every module is carefully designed by expert content creators to maximise students’ success. For each topic they consider how best to explain it, the variety of learning formats and the length to keep content bite-sized.

So much more than a recording of a live session, CIPS OnDemand provides thoughtful pre-scripted study modules with a range of creative, interactive resources to help students learn in the best way.

And students agree.

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Top-rated by students

Created by global leaders in professional training, Kaplan, OnDemand learning is a tried and tested study method, recommended by career professionals across the Accountancy and Finance sectors.

Here’s why they loved it:

  • The tutor support was fantastic: from complex questions to basic maths. They gave me the confidence to move forward."
  • Being able to contact a tutor and get an answer straight away is fantastic."
  • The study materials are great like the little study cards and the online testing, so you can do it under time pressure. All the resources are really, really good."

Learn more about CIPS partnership with Kaplan to deliver smart study options.


Leading edge resources

Your CIPS OnDemand course includes 12 months access to all modules in your chosen course level, and a suite of engaging, high-quality learning resources co-created by CIPS subject experts and designed to prepare you for exam success, such as:

  • Digital workbooks with interactive features
  • Bite-sized tutor-led video lectures
  • Knowledge check quizzes with instant feedback
  • Practice assessments that mirror real CIPS exams
  • Practice assessment debrief videos
  • Marking scheme guidance to understand what the examiner is looking for.

Access your learning from your MyKaplan account, an award-winning digital study space, where you can also manage your course and extend access if you need more time.


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Expert support

Any questions? CIPS OnDemand courses include unlimited access to a responsive academic support team that expertly answers your queries, along with dedicated progression advisors to help you tailor and track your studies. So you’ll feel fully supported as you make quick, consistent progress through your learning goals.

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OnDemand has been externally recognised as high-quality online learning that creates success for its users, winning the Learning Technologies Gold Award for ‘Best Distance Learning programme’ and PQ Magazine’s ‘Online College of the Year’.

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CIPS Level 4 Diploma in Procurement and Supply

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