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...
Apr 5—9, 2021
5 days in Seattle, Washington, United States
The Antideficiency Act (ADA) is the set of rules and regulations governing Federal appropriations and has ramifications for both agencies and individual employees. You will learn the legal provisions surrounding the acceptance of gifts, travel benefits, and other illegal augmentations to an...
Sep 2—3, 2021
2 days in San Diego, California, United States
You will develop working familiarity with a risk-based approach to monitoring, apply techniques for assessing recipients, and gain insight into potential problem areas in grants administration. These insights inform how you can ensure proper spending of Federal funds on approved activities. This...
Nov 18—19, 2021
2 days in Atlanta, Georgia, United States
ASPE | Techtown
Leading teams to higher levels of maturity requires the ability to ensure the team is working collaboratively. This includes planning and conducting effective team meetings. In an Agile environment, the team depends on the facilitation skills of the Agile Team Facilitator to lead the team to...
Oct 4—6, 2021
3 days in Dallas, Texas, United States
ASPE | Techtown
Get started with Chef by taking official Chef automation training. This two-day instructor-led course that covers all the basics. You’ll learn what it means to turn infrastructure into code so that you can automate the configuration, deployment, and management of your servers. You’ll also learn...
Aug 17—19, 2021
1 day in Dallas, Texas, United States
Successful people are successful negotiators. It's as simple as that. Your agreements, understandings, and relationships make the difference between success and failure. Weak agreements break down; they're dissatisfying and aggravating for everyone, and don't get better over time. Strong...
Dec 17—18, 2020
2 days in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Thunderbird School of Global Management
As you analyze the key issues facing global oil and gas organizations, the lessons learned can be applied to the issues facing your company. When you leave the program, you will have a new understanding of: The development and execution of strategic initiatives in a global, regional, and...
Dec 7—11, 2020
5 days in Phoenix, Arizona, United States
With an ever-increasing eye on key players in the Executive and Legislative Branches, Federal employees must learn to properly appropriate, allocate, and spend billions of Federal dollars annually. Through examination of current events, you will learn the formulation, enactment, and execution...
Dec 2—3, 2021
2 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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...
Nov 22—24, 2021
3 days in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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...
Sep 7—10, 2021
4 days in Tysons, Virginia, United States