Procurement fundamentals

Procurement fundamentals online training is available on Learn.UQ (staff login required).

This module is designed for anyone co-ordinating or otherwise involved in the procurement of goods or services at The University of Queensland.

Corporate credit card holders, contract delegates and financial delegates should all be familiar with UQ’s Procurement Policy and Procedures. The online training will assist you.

The module covers:

  • key terminology
  • tools and templates
  • information on exceptions from UQ’s Procurement Policy and
  • procurement requirements for different spend values.

We strongly encourage you to complete the survey at the end of the module.

We are currently reviewing our procurement training strategy to explore options for delivering training that focuses on common topics of interest. 

Specialised procurement courses

Contact us if you want to attend a specialised procurement course, such as:

  • category management
  • market sourcing
  • probity
  • contract negotiation.

We'll assist in finding a training provider.


Use the Queensland Government procurement guides to help you manage procurement activities.