December 5, 2022

Offline courses

Management Concepts
Business analysis (BA) techniques and approaches aren’t just for analysts, but for all organizational contributors who seek to deliver value to stakeholders. Learning BA concepts can benefit your career and further your organization’s goals. In this course, you will examine the BA knowledge...
Dec 5—7, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,799 USD
11 more dates
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...
Dec 5—7, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,729 USD
21 more dates
Management Concepts
Many budget and program analysts understand the nuances of the budget process, but understanding how to leverage Microsoft Excel to analyze budgets and finances is a value-added skill for any organization. This skill is critical to the accurate and timely preparation of budget worksheets. After...
Dec 5—7, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Change is inevitable on a government contract, and is often substantial— affecting price, quality, quantity, or delivery. The first step to an effective change is to understand concepts such as scope, constructive changes, and contract modifications. You will learn to identify and address complex...
Dec 5—7, 2022
3 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States
Management Concepts
Federal leasing skills are specialized—but may not be used every day. Your skills may diminish over time and lead to less effective execution of the process; this is common with members of the Federal leasing community. With an opportunity to review current leasing forms and procedures, you will...
Dec 5—9, 2022
5 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States
1,319 USD
6 more dates
Management Concepts
Improve upon the success of your organization by developing the analytical skills needed to evaluate and solve problems. After an introduction to a structured 6-Step Analytics Process Model, you will learn to apply these steps through collaborative scenarios and conduct analysis projects using...
Dec 5—7, 2022
3 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States
1,159 USD
21 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,...
Dec 5—9, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,899 USD
42 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...
Dec 5—9, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
17 more dates
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,...
Dec 5—7, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Management Concepts
Managers of contracting organizations face challenges when it comes to their unique responsibilities. This workshop marries the distinct responsibilities of being a team lead, or supervising contracting officer, and overseeing contract management. Through self-assessments, case studies,...
Dec 5—9, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
11 more dates
Management Concepts
Most Federal agencies have experienced a lack of cost and pricing expertise within their contracting workforce, which leads to waste and other funding misuse. Understanding how indirect costs function will allow you greater oversight and control of your agency’s financials. Learning...
Dec 5—7, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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...
Dec 5—6, 2022
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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 5—7, 2022
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,189 USD
39 more dates
Management Concepts
This week-long course will introduce you to areas of financial management beyond your current daily responsibilities. The field of Defense financial management is both demanding and complex, covering a multitude of interrelated disciplines and informed by an elaborate body of fiscal law. As the...
Dec 5—9, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,359 USD
14 more dates
Management Concepts
Simplified acquisition procedures reduce administrative costs, promote contracting efficiency, and avoid unnecessary burdens for agencies and contractors. Understanding these methods of procurement begins with understanding the policies and laws outlined in the Federal Acquisition Regulation...
Dec 5—9, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1,319 USD
24 more dates
Management Concepts
Prepare for the CIA® exam with this extensive, five-day course. It covers the three essential parts of the CIA® certification, giving you the knowledge and confidence to succeed. You will use the IIA’S CIA® Learning System, an interactive print and web-based review program that covers the entire...
Dec 5—9, 2022
5 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
2,419 USD
5 more dates

Online 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...
Dec 5—9, 2022
Online course
1,319 USD
65 more dates
Management Concepts
Leasing specialists have to master the fundamental concepts involved in the leasing process to ensure they get the best value for their agency. You will participate in highly interactive, hands-on exercises using a lease acquisition case study that simulates the entire lease acquisition...
Dec 5—9, 2022
Online course
1,299 USD
11 more dates
Management Concepts
An organization’s success depends on the quality and performance of their employees. To drive organizational success and develop a high-performing workforce, agencies use workforce planning to shape employee recruitment and placement, development, and compensation. But how is workforce planning...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Customer service has always been an integral part of business or agency mission, but social media has made the customer experience more easily shared with and visible to everyone. Recognizing and interpreting customer concerns at all levels of the organization will help you address issues before...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Diverse and inclusive workplaces are more innovative, efficient, productive, and successful. You will engage in self-reflection and discussions to better understand how diversity and inclusion affect the workplace, determine strategies for contributing to an inclusive work culture that leverages...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Performance auditors conduct complex audits, provide recommendations to improve processes, and support decision-making through data analysis. It is critical for both auditors and auditees to gain insight into how effective performance audits are performed with such varied responsibilities. You...
Dec 5—7, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
As required by both statutory and regulatory actions, Integrated Project Teams (IPT) have become a standard requirement for many federal government project and program environments. However, some audits have shown that many IPTs are in name only – without impacting program/project success. In...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
1,529 USD
6 more dates
Management Concepts
There are numerous processes for ensuring contract performance meets mission requirements. You will continue to grow your expertise in managing contracts to identify and use appropriate metrics when evaluating contractor performance. You will explore performance assessment strategies and remedies...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
You learned project management techniques and best practices and developed the skills to effectively manage a project at your organization. Now what? Through a case-study-based simulation, you will turn project management theory into real-world application as you synthesize and apply your skills...
Dec 5—8, 2022
Online course
2,229 USD
8 more dates
Management Concepts
You will learn to relate the principles, methods, or tools for developing, scheduling, coordinating, and managing projects and resources. You will examine how to monitor and inspect costs, work, and contractor performance. This course is verified to meet the requirements for Federal Acquisition...
Dec 5—7, 2022
Online course
1,759 USD
6 more dates
Management Concepts
You’ve conducted valuable data analysis, but how do you capture the value of that analysis to ensure decision-makers in your organization understand the results so they can make sound decisions? How do you determine if the results of your analysis meet the organizational need? Through...
Dec 5—7, 2022
Online course
1,439 USD
23 more dates
Management Concepts
New Federal acquisition personnel are faced with the daunting responsibility of thoroughly understanding the Federal acquisition process and the various statutes and regulations that govern it. What does the process entail? What are the key roles and responsibilities? How do you navigate the...
Dec 5—9, 2022
Online course
1,319 USD
13 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...
Dec 5—7, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
The key difference between cooperative agreements and other award options is substantial agency involvement. But how do you establish parameters around that involvement? You will learn to identify and select the appropriate award instrument, manage agency involvement, and take the steps necessary...
Dec 5, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Facilitators often face an array of challenges that can determine the success or failure of the session. Strong facilitation skills can transform problems into opportunities. In this course, you will practice weaving key facilitator competencies into a flexible facilitation approach. You will...
Dec 5—7, 2022
Online course
1,179 USD
7 more dates
Management Concepts
Data analysis is only useful if it pertains to an organization’s most complex challenges and requirements. You will learn the core tools used to analyze data, how to model data with appropriate analysis techniques, and the skills to interpret and then answer the hypotheses you constructed....
Dec 5—8, 2022
Online course
1,809 USD
17 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...
Dec 5—8, 2022
Online course
1,169 USD
70 more dates
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...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Working on Virtual Teams provides the opportunity to learn about the value, advantages, and challenges that come with working remotely and collaborating with teams in virtual settings. You will engage with topics through interactions and activities to create a solid foundation for a virtual team,...
Dec 5, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Teams are often defined by reporting relationships or project assignment. But truly working together requires intention, planning, and collaboration. To build and sustain team performance, you must be able to convert a group of people into a high-performing team. You will develop skills to build...
Dec 5—7, 2022
Online course
1,179 USD
12 more dates
Management Concepts
Virtual teams are commonplace in most organizations; however, successfully leading a team that is geographically dispersed requires nuanced leadership and management skills. This course explores characteristics of effective virtual teams and provides a framework for building or revitalizing...
Dec 5, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
You’ve gained the skills and techniques to carry out meaningful data analyses at your organization. Now what? You can sharpen your data analytics skills by applying them in a structured, low-pressure setting where you receive in-time coaching and feedback. This case-based workshop allows you to...
Dec 5—9, 2022
Online course
2,169 USD
7 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...
Dec 5—8, 2022
Online course
1,189 USD
27 more dates
Management Concepts
A common misconception is that conflict is negative and disruptive to an organization’s performance. But, when well-managed, conflict can result in positive change and increased productivity. Through highly interactive group activities, self-assessments, and discussions, you will learn to...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Reactionary, short-term thinking limits an individual’s—and an organization’s—growth and success. When you consider the larger picture, you gain a valuable perspective that enables you to make decisions to address immediate needs and achieve long-term success. You will identify characteristics of...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
In this course, you will learn to apply legal concepts, intermediate pricing approaches, and negotiation techniques to the contracting process. You will examine a supply requirement through all of the phases of the acquisition lifecycle. You will also develop your research, analysis, and...
Dec 5—16, 2022
Online course
2,859 USD
16 more dates
Management Concepts
Contract administration is comprised of planning, performance monitoring, quality assurance, and other key phases. It poses challenges such as: How do you handle a contract modification? What kind of oversight does a subcontractor require? You will examine the duties performed by contracting...
Dec 5—9, 2022
Online course
1,319 USD
16 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...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
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...
Dec 5—6, 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...
Dec 5—9, 2022
Online course
1,299 USD
17 more dates
Management Concepts
The Federal grant application process can be overwhelming. Taking the appropriate planning steps can make the application process easier and more fluid. You will cover the Federal financial assistance process from identifying and qualifying opportunities to submission. You will navigate...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
Federal HR personnel often provide customer service to internal stakeholders, and delivering exceptional service can in turn enhance others’ job performance. You will learn how to work with customers in the Federal arena by delivering excellent customer service through root cause analysis,...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
Management Concepts
As today’s organizations evolve, leadership strategies must evolve as well. By building on established leadership practices, you will learn advanced leadership skills and techniques to engage your organization strategically through culture change. Gain the ability to lead others through learned...
Dec 5—7, 2022
Online course
1,189 USD
22 more dates
Management Concepts
Sound business strategy requires robust data. However, raw data can only go so far without effective interpretation and analysis to inform decision-making. You will apply a data-driven process to decision-making while considering both the larger business context around risk and uncertainty and...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course
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...
Dec 5—6, 2022
Online course