What is Social Procurement? (G103)

Authors: Elizabeth Chick, David LePage (Buy Social Canada)

Comprised of three modules, What is Social Procurement (G103) is the introductory course on Governance Social Procurement in the Community Solutions Network Advisory Service. It provides a basic introduction to the concept of social procurement and the two primary ways you can integrate it into your Open Smart City strategy.

Once you have finished What is Social Procurement (G103), you should have an increased awareness and understanding of:

1. Why Social Procurement?
Invitation: What is social procurement and why does it matter?

2. Working with social procurement
Activation: What are the two pathways to social procurement?
  • Course Introduction
  • Module 1: Why Social Procurement?
  • Module 2: Social Procurement Pathways
  • Course Summary
  • Quiz
  • Post-course Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever