August 8, 2022

Offline courses

Management Concepts
A concrete understanding of contracting principles can yield numerous benefits, even for non-contracting personnel. Build a strong foundation for future contracting work through an introduction to the Federal acquisition process by participating in extensive and relevant simulations. With an...
Aug 8—12, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
65 more dates
Management Concepts
Government auditors play an important role in determining what and how audit results will be reported. You will gain communication skills and techniques that will enable you to convey critical information and to write effective and meaningful performance and financial audit reports. You will...
Aug 8—9, 2022
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
HR plays a crucial role in managing the Federal workforce and mission results. To that end, Federal HR’s success depends on how well individuals work together. You will gain a comprehensive overview of HR and how it works: processes, tools, and rules and regulations from OPM, Federal agencies,...
Aug 8—12, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,719 USD
22 more dates
Management Concepts
Obtaining the best value possible is a key objective for organizations charged with awarding federal property leases. After examining regulatory requirements, types of leases, and the phases of contract pricing, you will learn techniques and best practices to successfully negotiate real property...
Aug 8—12, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
10 more dates
Management Concepts
Selecting the best source for performing the requirements of a contract has a definite impact on the outcome of an acquisition. With high-dollar value, complex, or critical acquisitions, contracting personnel should use a more structured source selection approach. You will gain the knowledge and...
Aug 8—12, 2022
5 days in Denver, Colorado, United States
1,319 USD
18 more dates
Management Concepts
Federal personnel, regardless of their roles, should have a working understanding of Federal financial management processes. You will align your work with your organization’s financial concerns and contribute to its effectiveness armed with this foundational knowledge of Federal laws. You will...
Aug 8—10, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
The Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Uniform Guidance: Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards, (2 CFR 200) is the cornerstone of Federal grants and financial assistance. You will learn when and how these requirements apply to program...
Aug 8—9, 2022
2 days in Denver, Colorado, United States
Management Concepts
The high potential for numerous issues to arise during construction contracts means it is vital to be able to address and mitigate those issues in their most common form: claims. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of recognizing a potential claim, pricing considerations, terminations,...
Aug 8—10, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Contracting for construction comes with its own set of guidelines and approaches. Personnel responsible for construction contracting must understand the nuances of the construction acquisition and contracting phases to successfully obtain goods and services. You will gain the knowledge and skills...
Aug 8—12, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
23 more dates
Management Concepts
A Federal budget analyst’s inability to properly use Microsoft Excel can lead to poor financial performance. But learning how to effectively navigate Excel can result in more productive analyses and the ability to graphically represent data, aiding in organizational efforts to track expenditures...
Aug 8—11, 2022
4 days in Denver, Colorado, United States
1,189 USD
27 more dates
Management Concepts
Today’s Federal environment requires agencies to be capable of handling challenges, shifting priorities, and public demand to deliver high-quality results. A foundation in the requirements development process sets the stage for furthering your skills in decision analysis methods and technical...
Aug 8—11, 2022
4 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
2,149 USD
9 more dates
Management Concepts
Fewer dollars available for mission needs means that acquisition personnel must optimize contractor performance. As a COR or program manager, how do you effectively oversee that performance? The processes required to elicit successful performance require planning, focused monitoring and...
Aug 8—10, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
What are the differences between a fixed-price contract and a cost-reimbursement contract? Between an incentive contract and an indefinite-delivery contract? There are many factors to consider when selecting an appropriate contract, and each has its advantages and disadvantages. You will learn...
Aug 8—10, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Developing a thorough understanding of the audit process and how the Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) are applied at all agency levels can help you avoid errors associated with the audit phase. You will learn to assess risk, apply standards of evidence, and support audit...
Aug 8—9, 2022
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Having an effective and well-trained audit staff promotes the successful delivery of audits, which in turn promotes the integrity and accountability of government to the public. You will gain a foundational knowledge of Government auditing essential for any new auditor. Note: This course has...
Aug 8—12, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,299 USD
17 more dates
Management Concepts
Once a Federal agency has determined a specific business need, it must initiate a project to satisfy that need. But how can a project manager align that project with the project management principles that support it? Learn foundational concepts such as cost estimating, earned value management...
Aug 8—10, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,759 USD
6 more dates

Online courses

The Knowledge Academy
This comprehensive P3O® course will cover the knowledge required to pass the P3O® Foundation and Practitioner examinations. The training course will allow individuals to analyse, distinguish, and review the success or failure of projects, with a full appreciation of differing principles and...
Aug 8—12, 2022
Online course
3,995 USD
31 more dates
The Knowledge Academy
This comprehensive course will equip candidates with the basic tools and techniques of P3O®, and educate them on the constituents of a successful P3O®. This certification enables individuals to contribute to an office or enterprise in a supporting role. P3O® Foundation is a valuable certification...
Aug 8—10, 2022
Online course
3,995 USD
31 more dates
Management Concepts
Effective justification of defense budget requests make the difference between your budget being approved or rejected. An approved budget enables budgeteers to support delivering programs and their agency’s fulfillment of the mission. Budgeteers must also prepare a budget justification that...
Aug 8—10, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
User stories help to define the functions a business system must provide and facilitate defining requirements on an Agile project. How do you know what your end user wants or needs? How can you define these needs in terms that are easy to understand and build to? You will learn the techniques for...
Aug 8—9, 2022
Online course
1,529 USD
7 more dates
Management Concepts
The Federal Government spends over $80 billion on information technology (IT) each fiscal year—in support of national health, security, the economy, and more. Given this significant investment and the criticality of these IT systems, Federal agencies must carry out acquisitions in an effective...
Aug 8—10, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
HR professionals must use data to inform decision-making and to make strategic business recommendations. You will gain an understanding of why and how analytics are used in HR, learn and apply an Analytics Process Model, and, using Microsoft Excel®, derive the most relevant data and techniques...
Aug 8—9, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Successful project managers do more than manage scope, schedule, cost, and resources; they exhibit the leadership and communication skills that propel a project forward and inspire confidence in those they lead. You will learn to develop the skills to optimize your team’s effectiveness by...
Aug 8—10, 2022
Online course
1,729 USD
21 more dates
Management Concepts
Contracting and program personnel must understand the legal and practical implications of government contract claims. By examining case studies, you will gain an understanding of the different elements of a claim, and best practices for how to avoid claims. Learning Objectives Explain what...
Aug 8—12, 2022
Online course
1,319 USD
6 more dates
Management Concepts
Government employees often face serious repercussions when Federally-appointed funds are used incorrectly. Complying with appropriations law requirements is a critical component of stewarding Federal funds. By exploring the Government Accountability Office's (GAO's) Principles of Federal...
Aug 8—11, 2022
Online course
1,169 USD
71 more dates
Management Concepts
Federal agencies face scrutiny from Congress and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) about the number of open grant awards – especially since the passage of the GONE Act. Federal personnel responsible for overseeing grants must take additional measures when planning and executing the...
Aug 8—9, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Without effective project leadership in the Federal environment, projects will likely fail. Project managers must demonstrate creative and innovative leadership that helps to build and maintain high-performing teams to support organizational goals. Explore key leadership skills, learn to manage...
Aug 8—9, 2022
Online course
1,459 USD
6 more dates
Management Concepts
Agencies need to tell contractors what to do, not how to do it. This is the guidance according to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 37, which requires agencies to maximize the use of performance-based methods when contracting. You will determine requirements by developing high-level...
Aug 8—10, 2022
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...
Aug 8—10, 2022
Online course
1,179 USD
23 more dates
Management Concepts
User stories help to define the functions a business system must provide and facilitate defining requirements on an Agile project. How do you know what your end user wants or needs? How can you define these needs in terms that are easy to understand and build to? You will learn the techniques for...
Aug 8—9, 2022
Online course
1,529 USD
7 more dates
Management Concepts
Correctly using Federally-appropriated funds to comply with relevant laws and regulations is a critical responsibility for Federal employees. Refreshing your knowledge of appropriations law basics and gaining a deeper understanding of the latest changes and developments can help ensure your...
Aug 8—9, 2022
Online course
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,...
Aug 8—9, 2022
Online course