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December 15, 2021

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Management Concepts
Auditors, funders, and recipients need to understand how well Federal grants are managed and perform. Audits provide a mechanism for monitoring grants, ensuring that recipients meet financial and performance goals, and correct issues. You will build foundational knowledge of the audit process,...
Dec 15—16, 2021
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Spending decisions under Federal grants is challenging, especially with strict guidelines around what’s allowed and what isn’t. Understanding how to charge costs to grant awards and properly document decisions to defend against disallowances will enable you to manage your award more effectively....
Dec 15, 2021
1 day in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
People are often judged by how well they write and speak in the workplace. While everyday communication between friends can be casual and colloquial, workplace correspondence should be clear and professional. The first step to communicating effectively is understanding the fundamentals of...
Dec 15—16, 2021
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Knowledge of the source selection process means understanding the legal basis behind the process, the development of evaluation factors and standards, and the interconnected relationship among all of the various aspects of the process. You will learn the nuances of the source selection process by...
Dec 15—17, 2021
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Grant funders need tools and know-how to assess the financial capabilities of their recipients—before, during, and after a Federal grant award. The ability to know when and how to evaluate recipients, conduct risk assessments, and monitor activities through financial statements, audit reports,...
Dec 15—16, 2021
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Federal personnel who work with Congress should know how it is organized, how it functions, and how to interact with congressional committees that oversee agency programs and appropriated funds. You will establish a working knowledge of Congress by exploring best practices for interacting with...
Dec 15—17, 2021
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Pass-through entities must monitor subrecipients based on the terms of their primary Federal grant agreements and any additional organizational policies. You will develop working familiarity with a risk-based approach to monitoring, apply techniques for assessing subrecipients, and gain insight...
Dec 15—16, 2021
2 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States

Online courses

Management Concepts
The Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR) is essential to the efficient and effective management of acquisitions and acts as the eyes and ears of the contracting officer. You will learn the basic knowledge and skills needed to perform your duties as a Level I COR, such as proper...
Dec 15, 2021
Online course
Management Concepts
Agile approaches to IT procurement have become more common in Federal acquisition. With guidance from the TechFAR Handbook and the Digital Services Playbook, you will learn the strategies for applying Agile practices and how to execute them in your own IT procurements. Real-world scenarios will...
Dec 15, 2021
Online course
Management Concepts
When workplace problems arise, an organization needs to think critically and develop solutions. Explore the nuances of critical thinking to challenge your own thinking, frame problems, and formulate plans. Starting with an opening exercise that stretches your creative thinking and finishing with...
Dec 15—17, 2021
Online course
1,129 USD
30 more dates
Management Concepts
Leaders exist at all levels of an organization, and face challenges no matter their role. But with challenges come opportunities. Learn how to identify and seek out those opportunities, and use your strengths to communicate effectively, build relationships, and solve problems. Using real-world...
Dec 15—17, 2021
Online course
1,059 USD
46 more dates
Management Concepts
Agile continues to permeate the Federal landscape. As a member of the Federal acquisition workforce, you are tasked with applying an Agile acquisition framework within the confines of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). You will gain an understanding of an Agile acquisition approach and the...
Dec 15—17, 2021
Online course
1,729 USD
6 more dates