October 24, 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...
Oct 24—28, 2022
5 days in Seattle, Washington, United States
1,319 USD
66 more dates
Management Concepts
Every organization faces the risk of financial loss due to fraud, but maintaining an effective audit function can help reduce that risk. Auditors will expand their knowledge of fraud detection and prevention to effectively perform their duties. Through a traditional classroom setting, you will be...
Oct 24—26, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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...
Oct 24—25, 2022
2 days in Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Management Concepts
Decision-making is one of the key skills of successful contracting professionals. When you are able to develop sound business solutions, you are viewed as a strategic business advisor who provides value to your agency. You will practice critical thinking, problem-solving and research skills, and...
Oct 24—Nov 2, 2022
10 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
2,289 USD
17 more dates
Management Concepts
With increased scrutiny of acquisitions, it is critical that the source selection process is done responsibly. Through a real-world simulation, you will complete the seven steps of the services acquisition process. Additionally, you will learn to prepare acquisition documents, develop and deliver...
Oct 24—Nov 4, 2022
12 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
2,859 USD
15 more dates
Management Concepts
Experienced contracting personnel understand the contracting process but may not be aware of the specifics of architect-engineering services contracting, including relevant laws and regulations. You will gain the knowledge and skills to apply the unique aspects of contracting for...
Oct 24—28, 2022
5 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States
1,319 USD
17 more dates
Management Concepts
Maintain your FAC-COR or DoD-COR Certification in an advanced class facilitated by an expert who can answer your most nuanced questions. Going far beyond just developing COR documentation, you will develop critical thinking, procurement strategy, requirements definition, and contract management...
Oct 24—28, 2022
5 days in Austin, Texas, United States
1,319 USD
46 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...
Oct 24—28, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
6 more dates
Management Concepts
Learn to operationalize the principles, methods, and tools for developing, scheduling, coordinating, and managing projects and resources, including monitoring and inspecting costs, work, and contractor performance. This course is verified to meet the requirements for the Federal Acquisition...
Oct 24—26, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,759 USD
6 more dates
Management Concepts
Experienced contracting officer's representatives (COR) know that projects can present a variety of challenges and responsibilities. This course will provide refresher training and an update on contracting principles that can build a strong foundation for future contracting work. You will be...
Oct 24—28, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
15 more dates
Management Concepts
Optimal decision-making requires trade-off analysis; justification of the allocation of scarce financial resources to attain performance goals; and evaluation of policies for organizational benefit. This process can be daunting if your actions aren’t rooted in empirical evidence. Cost-benefit...
Oct 24—26, 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...
Oct 24—28, 2022
5 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States
1,319 USD
23 more dates
Management Concepts
The internal control process plays a pivotal role in Federal, state, and local government activities. This process aids managers in meeting their objectives for reliable financial and performance reporting. You will learn the management control process, and gain insight into how audits improve...
Oct 24—25, 2022
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Effective supervisors need to be more than managers of people; they also need to have a full understanding of the policies, procedures, and accountabilities that apply to government supervisors. You will learn legal guidelines and best practices to effectively collaborate with HR representatives....
Oct 24—25, 2022
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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...
Oct 24—26, 2022
3 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States
Management Concepts
The planning and management of government performance audits in today’s rapidly changing environment is challenging. Audit managers can overcome this challenge with a focus on Yellow Book guidelines for managing and keeping audits on track. You will learn about modern leadership techniques, how...
Oct 24—25, 2022
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
For many, public speaking is an anxiety-inducing part of their work. Given that this daunting task is a responsibility for nearly every professional, how will you ensure that you’re communicating clearly and confidently? Learn to create and organize content, to write compelling introductions, and...
Oct 24—26, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,179 USD
27 more dates
Management Concepts
Project management is not just for designated project managers. Every project—no matter the size—requires you to use sound project management principles, including interacting with stakeholders, managing and mitigating risk, and following the project lifecycle. You will learn the basics of...
Oct 24—25, 2022
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,529 USD
12 more dates

Online courses

Management Concepts
The life of a Federal Government real property lease spans 5 to 20 years, often involving millions of dollars. Negotiating a fair price and terms saves time, money, and resources. Gaining the skills and tactics to successfully and lawfully negotiate contracts is a challenge even with knowledge of...
Oct 24—28, 2022
Online course
1,319 USD
7 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...
Oct 24—26, 2022
Online course
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,...
Oct 24—28, 2022
Online course
1,719 USD
22 more dates
Management Concepts
As organizations become increasingly fast-paced and complex, leaders are tasked with making more decisions, more quickly while still considering the impact on their employees, teams, and organizations. Effective leaders apply critical thinking skills holistically to make countless decisions each...
Oct 24, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
The FAC-P/PM IT Core-Plus specialization program addresses the specialized knowledge and abilities unique to IT project areas. You will focus on technical performance outcomes and satisfy competencies related to IT Infrastructure & Architectural Design. Learn these skills and techniques through...
Oct 24—27, 2022
Online course
2,229 USD
8 more dates
Management Concepts
An audit can be a stressful process for all stakeholders. You will learn how to effectively communicate with all parties in an audit. You will leave with the tools and methods to confidently and successfully communicate during an audit. You will also learn effective negotiation techniques. The...
Oct 24—26, 2022
Online course
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...
Oct 24—26, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Federal managers are required to continuously assess and report on the status of internal control, an integral part of financial management, to comply with laws and regulations. Build on your knowledge of internal control by understanding how programs and processes should be designed and...
Oct 24—27, 2022
Online course
1,189 USD
31 more dates
Management Concepts
Federal personnel who award and manage grants and cooperative agreements need a complete understanding of the Federal grants lifecycle. This includes recognizing the legal basis for issuing Federal financial assistance and all the responsibilities that come with it. From preaward through...
Oct 24—26, 2022
Online course
1,059 USD
42 more dates
Management Concepts
Insight into sound business strategy is critical to problem-solving and decision-making within a mission-critical organization. Developing a strong foundation in data analysis techniques helps lead to this gained insight. You will learn numerous analytical techniques, including data preparation,...
Oct 24—28, 2022
Online course
1,899 USD
43 more dates
Management Concepts
Legal problems can arise while soliciting for and administering leases. But as a Leasing Contracting Officer (LCO), you can identify and avoid legal problems by understanding the proper legal principles that apply to daily leasing activities. You will work extensively with the clauses typically...
Oct 24—28, 2022
Online course
1,319 USD
11 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...
Oct 24—27, 2022
Online course
1,169 USD
71 more dates
Management Concepts
Successful grants managers understand how the Federal cost principles affect their awards. Gain a firm grounding and practical experience in the concepts central to cost principles by applying them to different recipient types. Use the cost principles throughout the grants lifecycle: budget...
Oct 24—25, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Grant recipients are charged with meeting complex fiscal obligations throughout the grant lifecycle. You will gain experience identifying financial requirements for Federal awards, preparing financial reports, and conducting desk reviews. This is an elective course in the Pass-Through and...
Oct 24—25, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Knowing how to perform cost and price analyses is vital to your project’s budgetary success. Adhering to the FAR and Contract Pricing Reference Guides (CPRG), you will learn not only the basics of conducting a cost and price analysis, but also master the necessary quantitative tools. This is a...
Oct 24—Nov 2, 2022
Online course
2,289 USD
16 more dates
Management Concepts
Contracting professionals serve as business advisors promoting the best interests of the government. Adhering to the FAR and Contract Pricing Reference Guide (CPRG), you will build on the skills of your current certification to conduct a thorough cost and price analysis and gain proficiency in...
Oct 24—Nov 4, 2022
Online course
2,859 USD
4 more dates
Management Concepts
Federal employees responsible for the administrative distribution of funds for their organization must understand the laws and procedures that guide the process. Implementing the policies outlined in Office of Managment and Budget (OMB) Circular A-11 and other relevant execution references...
Oct 24—26, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Talent acquisition is one of the most important components of organizational success. It drives staffing, recruitment, selection, placement, onboarding, and employee development. As an HR professional, you are tasked with applying strategic and tactical skills in recruiting and maintaining an...
Oct 24—25, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
The Statement of Work (SOW) can make or break an acquisition. Writing an effective SOW is essential to achieving best value. Not only will you practice writing each part of the SOW through a hands-on workshop, but you will also examine a SOW from a contractor’s perspective. You will learn best...
Oct 24—26, 2022
Online course
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...
Oct 24—28, 2022
Online course
1,299 USD
18 more dates
Management Concepts
This course focuses on the use of cost accounting to support decision-making in the federal environment. It emphasizes applying the requirements of the Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards (SFFAS) No. 4: Managerial Cost Accounting Standards. Learning Objectives Interpret...
Oct 24—25, 2022
Online course