SIG University

SIG University


Inspiring, Empowering, Learning

In collaboration with multiple industry partners, universities and content experts, SIG University is a comprehensive training organization that offers certifications, online courses, live training and competency development offerings. Customized training is available online or onsite.

The SIG University certification program is focused on implementing methodologies and best practices in the areas of strategic sourcing, outsourcing, governance, risk and compliance. Courses in open or closed cohorts are currently available online and on-demand for the: Certified Sourcing Professional (CSP), a twelve-week course; Certified Supplier Management Professional (CSMP), a five-week course; and Certified Third Party Risk Management Professional (C3PRMP), our newest eight-week course created by Linda Tuck Chapman, President of Ontala, and taught through videos based on the principles of her book, Third Party Risk Management: Driving Enterprise Value.

SIG University curriculum is offered to people at all levels in their sourcing careers who seek training opportunities. For a nominal fee, each certification level consists of modules with interactive lessons and end-of-unit assessments. Each certification is valid for five years and was developed utilizing leading online best practices enhanced with relevant real-world experiences.

2019 Start Dates for both Programs