Course Title:

FPM-132 - Fundamentals of Contracting for Projects


Target Audience: Project Managers interested in the FAC/PM certification


Instructor/Facilitator Name:
DOI University


Event Dates:

March 10-12, 2020





DOI employees: DOI Talent

All other agencies:

$830.00 for DOI employees and all agencies


Course Description:

This course provides the foundation for basic concepts required by the Contracting Competency and fundamentals needed to effectively manage Federal contracts and acquisitions and satisfies the contracting performance outcomes necessary for the Federal Acquisition Certification for Program and Project Managers (FAC-P/PM) at the entry level. Program and Project Managers (P/PMs) are required to have a thorough understanding of federal contracting actions and the policies that apply to the acquisition process. This course provides an introduction to federal contracting and focuses on the different phases of the acquisition life cycle: acquisition planning, contract formation, and performance & administration. The course also introduces and explains; the things that must be done "right" to have a successful contracting process.