Procurement courses online.

Based in Sweden but truly global.

One can see Learn How to Source as a community where experienced procurement experts have converted their procurement expertise to online courses - made available to you anytime and anywhere via our online store. All you need is a web browser and internet connection. More information in our introduction course (free).

Experience from Procurement Experts - as online courses.

Our courses are approx. 30 min long. Bite-sized chunks of knowledge.

  • Buyer role

    You will find a wide range of courses all tailored towards the buyer role and the competences needed to run a Procurement organization.

  • Next step

    Each course address a portion of the procurement area and are organized as chapters in a book. Find your starting point and use the Next step recommendation to move forward. Or purchase a package of courses bundled to meet a procurement role.

  • Experience levels

    Courses are organized in buyer roles and experience levels: Introduction, Basic, Advanced and Expert.

  • Find your course

    Find your course by selecting ALL COURSES in the menu above. Or select a role. Scroll through the courses or use the search function. At each course there is a suggested "Next step" guiding you to recommended next course.

  • Learning objectives

    Each course has a free pre-view of the learning objectives. Find out if the course delivers what you need before purchase.

  • High on value

    We spend money on delivering core procurement knowledge => you will see procurement professionals present the knowledge. Sorry, you will not find fancy/costly course productions here. High on value / low on price.

  • Download course presentation

    Material presented (PowerPoint or Excel) are available for download at the end of each lecture.

  • Instructor

    The instructor at each course is a procurement expert with many years of field experience.

  • Quiz and Certificate

    Each course has a course quiz and, assuming you complete the course, a certificate will be issued for you to download as a PDF.

  • Dashboard

    Immediately access to the course and you have 60 days to complete the course. All courses available to you, are listed in your Dashboard.

  • Pay with credit card, PayPal or Apple/Google Pay

    Card transactions are managed by Stripe and, as an alternative, you can also use your PayPal account or Apple/Google Pay.

  • Testimonials

    Find out other students' opinion about the course. Grade the course to provide input to future students.

Welcome to our online course platform, where learning is just a few clicks away!

Here's a simple guide to help you embark on your educational adventure:

Step 1: Register and Purchase Your Course or Bundle

Create Your Account: Start by registering on our platform. It's quick and easy! Just click on the 'Sign Up' button and fill in your details.

Browse Courses: Explore our wide range of courses. Whether you’re looking to advance your career or gain new skills, we have something for everyone.

Purchase Your Course: Once you’ve selected your course (or bundle), proceed to purchase it. We offer a variety of payment options for your convenience, including Credit Card, Google Pay, and Apple Pay.

Secure Payment: Your payment is completely secure. We use encrypted transactions to ensure your financial data is protected.

Step 2: Access Your Course Immediately

Instant Access: As soon as your payment is processed, you'll get immediate access to your course. No waiting, no delays!

Visit Your Dashboard: Your personal Dashboard is where you can find all your courses. Just click on the 'Dashboard' link in the top menu.

Start Learning: Dive into your course materials at your own pace. Our interactive and user-friendly interface ensures a seamless learning experience.

Step 3: Navigate Through Your Course

Course Materials: Access a variety of materials like videos, readings, and interactive quizzes. Each course is designed to be engaging and informative.

Track Your Progress: Your Dashboard not only gives you access to your courses but also allows you to track your progress. See how far you’ve come and what’s left to learn.

Flexible Learning: Our courses are designed to fit your schedule. Learn anytime, anywhere, at your own pace.

Step 4: Get Support When You Need It

Community Forums: Join our community forums to connect with fellow learners. Share ideas, ask questions, and gain insights from others who are also on their learning path.

Our online course platform is designed to provide you with an enriching learning experience that is flexible, convenient, and rewarding. Register today and start your journey of growth and discovery. Happy learning!

Get to know us!!

What do you get?

In today's fast-paced world, staying updated and skilled is essential, especially in procurement. As the demand for superior understanding and updated expertise grows, so does our commitment to equip you with the right knowledge. This is where "Learn How to Source" and our mission come in. We aim to empower you with hands-on procurement knowledge right at your fingertips, whenever and wherever you need it.

Imagine having an online portal packed with resources that sharpen your procurement skills. We bring this vision to life by offering a variety of online courses through our easy-to-use webshop. Whether you're just starting out or are an experienced buyer, our platform has something for everyone. From fundamental concepts to advanced strategies, gain insights, pick up new techniques, and keep ahead of industry trends.

We champion the approach of microlearning: concise, focused lessons that pack a punch. No longer are you tied down to lengthy, drawn-out learning sessions. Our platform lets you learn when it suits you, whether that's during your morning commute, on a lunch break, or settling down in the evening. And the best part? Our courses might not have the polish of big studios, but they're rooted in real-world experiences of seasoned buyers. This ensures authentic, valuable content at a great price.

Our content is accessible on any device, allowing for smooth, hassle-free learning on-the-go. So why wait? Dive into our platform, explore the courses, and experience the efficiency of microlearning. With "Learn How to Source", you're not just joining a learning platform; you're embarking on a journey to procurement excellence.

We're here to guide you every step of the way. Your success drives us. So let's elevate your procurement knowledge together, embracing the future of accessible, flexible learning. Welcome to your ultimate destination for all things procurement.

You have no experience from Procurement and are interested in becoming a buyer.......

We recommend starting with our Introduction course

Do want to learn more about procurement function and the job description of a professional buyer? Great, this course is a perfect starting point for you who seek more knowledge about procurement or consider changing your current career. You will gain insights into the three distinct roles in purchasing departments: tactical, operational, and management, exploring each with distinct descriptions.

You have some experience from Procurement but would like to get to know how to contract suppliers.....

Learn about the core activities in a procurement department.

We recommend "The sourcing engine room - a modern sourcing process". Successful procurement departments have a strong capability to drive supply chain improvements. The key process when executing is a modern sourcing process. After completion of the courses you will have the basic understanding of a process with proven capability to deliver. Perfect for anyone involved in sourcing events - both professional buyers and stakeholders benefit from completing the course.

You want to a first insight in managing a procurement department.....

Learn about the key strategic initiatives a Procurement manager should drive.

We recommend "Introduction to Procurement Management". This course will provide you with the basic perspectives required when managing a Procurement department, in short what should be on the agenda of the CPO (Chief Procurement Officer).

Choosing a Career as a Professional Buyer

We want to convince you by unveiling the world of procurement

Welcome to the fascinating world of procurement – a realm where strategy, negotiation, and global market trends converge into one thrilling profession: the professional buyer.

Today, I want to share why embarking on this career path is not just a smart choice, but an exciting journey, and how a Procurement Online Course can be your gateway to this dynamic field.

The Thrill of the Hunt: Procurement as a Strategic Game

Imagine playing a critical role in the success of your organization, where every decision you make impacts the bottom line. That's the daily life of a professional buyer. It's about being at the forefront of market trends, understanding the intricacies of supply and demand, and negotiating deals that not only save costs but also build strong supplier relationships.

The World at Your Fingertips: Global Sourcing and Networking

Procurement is a global adventure. You’re not just buying products; you're exploring international markets, meeting suppliers from every corner of the world, and learning about different cultures. Each negotiation is a chance to expand your global network, opening doors to endless opportunities.

Continuous Learning and Growth

In procurement, the learning never stops. With every market shift and new technology, there's something new to discover. And this is where a Procurement Online Course from Learn How to Source comes into play. These courses are designed to keep you updated with the latest trends and best practices in the field. They offer flexible learning opportunities, perfect for those balancing a busy schedule while seeking career advancement.

Making a Real Impact

As a professional buyer, your decisions can lead to significant improvements in sustainability, efficiency, and profitability. You are in a position to champion ethical sourcing, advocate for environmentally friendly products, and drive innovations that impact the world.

The Road to Becoming a Procurement Pro: How to Start

Now, if this exciting world of procurement has piqued your interest, you might be wondering, "How do I start?" The answer is simple: enroll in a Procurement Online Course called Introducing the Procurement area and Learn How to Source or get certified by entering LHTS 10 week Basic Procurement training. These courses provide foundational knowledge, practical skills, and real-world insights, setting you up for success in this field. They coverbasic procurement principles and provide you with the procurement language.

Final Thoughts on why A Career as a Professional Buyer is a Smart Move

Choosing a career as a professional buyer is a smart move because it opens up a world of opportunities. It's a career path that offers constant growth, global interactions, and the chance to make a real difference in your organization. So why wait? Explore a Procurement Online Course today and take the first step towards a rewarding career in procurement.

Remember, in procurement, every deal you strike, every relationship you build, and every market trend you navigate, writes a new chapter in your professional story. Join the ranks of procurement professionals who are shaping the future of business, one strategic purchase at a time.

About us

Learn How to Source is delivered by Axelsson Sourcing Partner AB, registered in Söderköping, Sweden. Learn more by using "About" in the top menu.