Guided Learning

Online Education for In Demand Skills

With Guided Learning, you’ll enjoy the benefits of a flexible self-paced learning schedule combined with weekly instructor-led live webinars. If you do miss a live session, they are recorded and available to you on demand for the duration of the course. Whether you are preparing for CPSM certification or taking a course in an area of interest to you, your self-paced studies will be guided by training modules that contain knowledge checks and practical application activities. Plus, your instructor is available to you throughout the course.


Here’s what past participants say about their ISM Guided Learning experience…

The level of detail is excellent, the webinar decks and presentation provide additional insight and examples to support the print materials. It's highly relevant to the procurement industry and easily digestible. I really like this format."

It was well organized and presented and provided a great overview on a wide variety of topics"

The combination of the presentations with the modules that we had to do our own presented the right mix for self-paced learning."

Whether new to supply management or a seasoned professional, this course will teach or refresh/reinforce those who take it."

Easy to fit within my work schedule while presenting a lot of information. Useful to work on my own pace."

I like the instructor led class in combination with reading material. It was good to get our instructor's professional input."


Our courses are created in collaboration with the industry’s leading subject matter experts, resulting in the most relevant education available in supply management.


Enjoy education that combines flexible learning with live, online instruction and interaction. Best of all, this option is highly cost-effective.


ISM’s Guided Learning courses allow you to experience a combination of live learning and self-paced study.

Upcoming Guided Learning Education

  • August



    Your suppliers are your organization's lifeblood, and to be successful, you need them to be on the same page as you to accomplish common goals and objectives. This Guided Learning course will introduce you to the discipline of supplier relationship management (SRM). Designed with today's busy professional in mind, this course will help you to plan and manage your supplier interactions effectively for better outcomes.

  • August



    It’s a given that contracts will be part of any construction project. If you have responsibility for this area, this contracting training will provide you with very specific information to help you succeed in this function. This supply management course will focus exclusively on the legal environment and aspects of contracting for construction projects. You’ll have two full days to dive into contract formation, performance, remedies and agency relationships – all reviewed in the context of construction projects. Be sure to have copies of your contracts for reference during the program, so you leave with practical application and experience relevant to your organization. This is a must-attend workshop. **

    William D Agee JR, C.P.M.
  • August



    Global supply chain disruptions have forced businesses to review their supply chains and existing contingency plans to meet the demands of COVID-19 while planning for recovery. In this session, we will discuss practical crisis management strategies and real-life examples of organizations that have taken steps to mitigate supply chain risk and deal with the crisis.