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Critical Skills Boost

The Critical Skills Boost is part of Skills2Procure—a whole-of-government initiative to build procurement capability.

Delivered in partnership with Comprara, the boost program provides targeted, practical skills training across 4 key areas:

  • category management
  • contract management
  • sourcing
  • procurement leadership.


The program is currently open to Queensland Government agencies.

If you’re from another government organisation (government-owned corporation, statutory authority, etc.) please email skills2procure@hpw.qld.gov.au for more details.


  • Targeted, real-world learning—Boost your skills through practical workshops and eLearning opportunities across key focus areas.
  • Individual training recommendations—Take an online training needs analysis to see what’s right for you.
  • Flexible nature—Learn at your own pace at a time that’s convenient for you.
  • Networking opportunities—Connect with colleagues and share your experiences.
  • Leaders and mentors—Identify procurement leaders who can support further coaching and on-the-job development.

The Critical Skills Boost includes:




Training Needs Analysis

A self-assessment tool that evaluates your skills and identifies your training needs in a personalised report

From $95 (+GST) per person

For pricing for other eligible customers, please contact Skills2Procure@hpw.qld.gov.au

eLearning opportunities

Your personal toolkit for procurement training—giving you access to online modules, videos, and articles. eLearning allows you to work at your own pace, wherever you are.

Learn how to self-select your own eLearning modules (PDF, 47 KB).

This service is currently free for Queensland Government employees.

For pricing for other eligible customers, please contact Skills2Procure@hpw.qld.gov.au

Face-to-face workshops

Various half day, full day and two day workshops offered in key skill areas, applying learning to real-world scenarios. Practical, hands-on training and opportunities to connect with other procurement professionals

From $245–375 (+GST) per person, per day