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NLPA Membership

Next Level Purchasing Association is the world’s largest procurement community, with over 197,416 purchasing professionals from across the globe. As a member, you’ll receive access to valuable educational material, member-only benefits, essential templates and tools, Express Courses, and more.

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Certification Programs

This is the only place where you can obtain the globally recognized CPO Suite Credentials (formerly SPSM). Whether you are an individual, a business, or a school, our certification programs provide the powerful training you need. Set yourself apart and start a certification program today.

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Individual Courses

Our Individual Courses give you the ability to learn about specific procurement processes. These courses make up our certification programs. Enroll in a course to meet a continuing education hour requirement, start working towards a certification credential, use it as a stand-alone lesson or a refresher on a topic.

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Join NLPA

NLPA is the world’s largest Procurement Association with over 197,416 purchasing professionals from around the world. As a member, you’ll receive exclusive access to valuable educational material, member-only webinars, essential Procurement Templates, Community Access, Express Courses, and much more.

Join

Certification Programs

This is the only place where you can obtain the globally recognized CPO Suite Credentials (formerly SPSM). Whether you are an individual, a business, or a school, our certification programs provide the powerful training you need. Set yourself apart and start a certification program today.

Learn More

Individual Courses

Our Individual Courses give you the ability to learn about specific procurement processes. These courses make up our certification programs. Enroll in a course to meet a continuing education hour requirement, start working towards a certification credential, use it as a stand-alone lesson or a refresher on a topic.

Enroll Now

What our clients say

NLPA focuses on the knowledge and skills that a purchasing professional needs to succeed in his or her daily job and presents all formulas and processes in the context of examples.

Charbel Frangieh
Procurement Manager

The very best features of the NLPA training program are: it’s online and convenient, it is user-friendly, the instructor and instructions are well-organized and resourceful, and the examples are real-world applications of effective procurement techniques.

Patrice Carroll
Director of Purchasing, Island Hotel Company

We have seen SPSM  as a change management tool to support our people to go on the journey to world-class procurement.

Robert Semethy
Chief Procurement Officer, Erste Group

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