English Education

The road to successful contract management

We are very proud to announce that the CCM Practitioner is now available in English!

Here, you can read all about the possibilities that come with completing a certified education with the NSCCM. You can sign up for the education by clicking here.


The CCM Practitioner education is the first step in IACCM’s flagship of certifications. Through the education you will obtain skills enabling you to understand and utilise the most important principles and techniques of contract management.

During the course with a span of 1 month, including 5 days of education conducted by the leading experts and practitioners, you will obtain insight in processes, activities and best practice within contract and commercial management.


Participant profile

The education is designed to fit candidates, who intensively participate or is in charge of contracts and contract processes. The participant will obtain thorough knowledge concerning the major processes, activities and tools, and the participant typically fills an operational role in cooperation with the board of directors.



The education will provide you with competences enabling you to understand and solve day-to-day challenges concerning contract management.

After the exam, you will have achieved an insight in the five lifecycle aspects of contract management, from supply to expiry – a holistic overview providing you with the competences to:

  • Requirements match – whom, what and when the contract shall cover
  • Determine the supply phase, terms and conditions
  • Handle expenses and risks
  • Plan and execute negotiations
  • Implement the contract in the most optimal way
  • Asses how (and to whom) the communication must be conducted
  • Monitor the contract and suggest changes


About the certification

The education is based on IACCM’s Practitioner certification. To obtain the certification, you will become a part of IACCM’s membership and maintain your certification through IACCM’s free online courses.


A flexible course

If you are somehow unable to participate in one or more days during the education, due to for example illness, you are able to transfer your participation to a later education course – provided that this is done in agreement with our ordinary terms of business.




Christian Sandbeck

Cand.merc,jur. IACCM certification at expert level

Christian is one of the best in his field in Denmark and has more than 15 years of experience concerning contract and commercial management – a span from the biggest public IT projects to complex global outsourcing contracts.

Christian has managed several management roles within the field of contract and commercial management. Today, Christian possesses the role of Head of Business at SimCorp.



René Franz Henschel

Professor at the Department of Law. IACCM certification at expert level, Aarhus University

René is an experienced educator and researcher in contract law as well as contract management. He has published a large list of articles and books concerning the subjects and has a lot of practical experience through his work as a consultant – working for law firms, regions, municipalities and IT suppliers amongst others.

René is a member of the IACCM Advisory Board as well as being cowriter of many of the textbooks that we use in our education.