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Strategies for Successful Negotiations in Projects and Procurement Course

By the end of the programmeStrategies for Successful Negotiations in Projects and Procurement Course participants will be able to: Identify the negotiation objectives Develop and prepare a negotiation plan and strategy Understand the different components of the negotiation process Establish a positive and constructive atmosphere at the negotiation table Understand the essential skills necessary to be a successful negotiator Identify own strengths and weaknesses at the negotiation table Understand and appreciate the impact different cultural backgrounds can have on verbal and non-verbal communication Enhance negotiation skills through role-plays and by applying best practice Learning Objectives The aim of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge needed for successful negotiations, including: Understanding the principles and dynamics of the negotiation process and how to avoid the common traps in negotiation Developing win-win strategies based on analysis of the other parties’ needs Identifying and actively working on their own negotiation strengths and weaknesses through role-plays Course Contents Defining negotiation and negotiation skills Characteristics of the negotiation cycle in projects and procurement Negotiation and supply positioning Preparing the negotiation process Assessing and understanding your own negotiation skills Choosing your negotiation team Developing a negotiation strategy The different stages of negotiation Win/Loose vs. Win/Win negotiations Distributive vs. integrative negotiations Typical tactics and ploys Bargaining and persuasion techniques Trading and compromising Closing of negotiations and readying the agreement for implementation Intercultural factors Dealing with conflict Monitoring implementation Role-plays and behaviour rehearsal Linking theory and practice Whom to Attend This course is for staff members working in the procurement environment, who are new to negotiations and would like to be well-prepared before embarking into this field. Staff, who are already conducting negotiations but have never had any formal negotiation training, will also find this course educating. The course content and tools provided can be applied to negotiations with both internal and external partners. Requisitions’, technical experts, programme and project staff will also find this course valuable. Phone: Dr Chris Egbu +2348023194131

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11th Aug, 2020 - 14th Aug, 2020


Bus-Stop, 105 Ikorodu Rd, Fadeyi, Ikeja


Tue 9:00am-4:00pm

Wed 9:00am-4:00pm

Thur 9:00am-4:00pm

Fri 9:00am-4:00pm


Gate fee (₦): 195,000

Organized by: CPSPD

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