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Disposal of Surplus Moveable Crown Assets and Investment Recovery (M715)


Type: Classroom
Duration: 15:00 hours
Status: Active

Functional specialists in the fields of procurement, materiel management and real property (PMMRP) are expected to make informed and cost-effective decisions about asset reuse, relocation and disposal. This course presents a practical approach to the disposal of surplus moveable assets within the context of legal and policy constraints. Participants will familiarize themselves with the established framework for developing investment recovery plans at the departmental level.

Topics include:

  • disposing of assets within legal and policy constraints
  • planning for investment recovery
  • recycling, reusing, relocating and refurbishing assets
  • identifying surplus assets


This course is recognized by the Certification Program for the Federal Government Procurement and Materiel Management Communities, which is managed by the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat. To learn more about the certification program, consult the Acquired Services and Assets Sector Communities Management Office (ASAS CMO) on GCpedia.

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  • Topics: Procurement
  • Community: Functional specialists
  • Audience: Materiel Management specialists
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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