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Navigating the FAR: Practical Applications
August 31, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm
One event on September 1, 2020 at 1:00 pm
One event on September 2, 2020 at 1:00 pm
One event on September 3, 2020 at 1:00 pm
This course is a fast-paced interactive five-part webinar that examines the organization, content, policy and procedures of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) as it applies to Federal acquisition. Designed for new professionals in both government and industry, as well as those who want to build familiarity with, or update themselves on, the Federal Government’s regulatory system. The course includes a review of the topical divisions of the FAR, exercises to practice the participant in analyzing FAR-centered contracting issues, and group activities to reinforce the application of FAR principles.
All sessions are recorded and available for one year.
- Identify the foundations, the organization, and principles of the FAR in order to locate, understand, interpret and use it in executing business transactions.
- Analyze the “why” of the policies, processes and procedures set out in the FAR in order to better understand the latitude and constraints of executing a business transaction involving the expenditure of public funds.
- Increase professional understanding of the acquisition system as well as build skills to train, mentor and coach others in usage of the FAR
- Improve the participant’s ability to add value through their role in the acquisition process.
Spring 2020 Sessions
Each session will take place from 1:30pm-3:30pm
- May 4
- May 5
- May 6
- May 11
- May 19