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New!  Webcast Training Series

The UW Procurement Services Training Team is excited to present a new Webcast training series that will provide an in-depth look at a variety of topics.

Starting in August:

  • Competitive Solicitations  & Sole Source Justifications:
    • Learn more about Competitive Solicitations and Sole Source Justification policies, requirements and scenarios in this hour long Webcast that provides an in-depth understanding of how they both apply to the procurement process at the UW. Click here to see available dates.
  • Ariba Basics Overview: 
    • Learn terms, transaction types, dashboard features and basic functions used in Ariba. Click here to see available dates.

Coming Soon:

  • Finding/Using/Not Signing Contracts
  • Supplier On-boarding
  • Reports

The training topics are the result of campus feedback we gathered in May.

Each Webcast will be an hour in length, with a half hour devoted to Q & A.  Every Webcast in the series will be recorded and posted to the Procurement Services website after the event date for those who were not able to participate.      


Previous Webcasts

Ariba Basics Overview - 9/11/2019:

This webcast contains a beginners overview to Ariba, including terms, roles, transaction types, dashboard features and basic functions.

To view the recorded webcast, click on the following link: 

PowerPoint Presenation

Competitive Solicitations & Sole Source Justifications - 8/28/2019:

This Webcast takes a closer look at competitive solicitations and sole source justifications, while addressing the specific policies, requirements and criteria that are unique to both procurement processes. 

To view the recorded Webcast, click on the following link:

Power Point Presentation