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Sunday, May 28, 2023

EL117 Elements of Purchasing* ONLINE COURSE

Start Date: 5/1/2023 12:00 PM EDT
End Date: 5/28/2023 11:45 PM EDT

Venue Name: Online Course


Organization Name: PASBO

Contact:
PASBO
Email: workshops@pasbo.org
Phone: (717) 540-9551

Please note: Online courses are for the registrant only. If additional staff wish to participate, a separate registration is necessary. For more information on how online courses work, please visit www.pasbo.org/workshops. 

Online Course running May 1 - May 28, 2023
Orientation Session - May 1 (12:00 pm)
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ORIENTATION SESSION:
An online Orientation Web Session will be held on Monday, May 1 at 12:00 Noon.
This session will overview the course and expectations. This call will not be recorded.
To learn about online courses and how they work, see the purple text section at www.pasbo.org/workshops
 
COURSE CONTENT:
Effective purchasing – in its totality – is an art. Mastering that art requires command of three concepts: legality, procedure, and making the best deal. This course offers a foundation in each and is a “must” for anyone involved in school procurement activities.

Topics include:
  • The law of Pennsylvania school purchasing
  • Purchasing practice and procedure
  • Construction contracts and bidding
  • Specification writing and bid award

Instructor:
Missy Clark, PCSBS, Assistant Director of Business Services, Donegal SD
Chris Berdnik, PCSBA, Chief Financial Officer, Pennsbury SD

 
REGISTRATION FEES:
Register by April 1: PASBO Member $125/Non-member $185
After April 1: PASBO Member $130/Non-member $190

CREDITS:
4 CEUs = PASBO Professional Certification
6 CPE Credit = Specialized Knowledge & Applications 
4 CEUs = PA Certified School Transportation Professional (PCSTP)
4 CEUs = PA Certified School Facilities Professional (PCSFP)