Digital Transformation Through Agile Delivery
IT Agility AbilityTM
Digital Transformation Through Agile Delivery
IT Agility AbilityTM

CPC is a purchasing consortium, owned and run by the Further Education sector.  It provides its members with specialist advice on best spending practices and how to obtain best value for money.

Its purchasing frameworks are compliant with procurement regulations to make the sourcing of goods and services easier for its members.  CPC frameworks cover a wide variety of products and services in line with the needs of its members.

How it Works



Why Use Crescent Purchasing Consortium?

With permanently free membership for FE providers and access to 70 professionally arranged framework agreements covering a wide range of goods and services, CPC is the only national purchasing consortium dedicated to Further Education.  It offers transparent, auditable purchasing processes and full compliance with procurement regulations.  In addition:

  • Access to free professional purchasing advice
  • Comprehensive and easy-to-use consortium website
  • Proven value for money on all arrangements
  • Dedicated Helpdesk in place to assist you throughout your membership and provide you with any support you may need

At Certes, we can support you wherever you are in your transformation journey.  Through IT Agility AbilityTM you can access a hybrid, agile blend of technical skills, expertise and resources to help you deliver the outcomes you need.

From our roots as an IT Development company, Certes will help you plan and deliver the right IT capability for your organisation.  When you need a refreshingly different approach that offers flexible, agile solutions for team or capability-based resources, come and talk to us.