Ready to Learn About Category Management?

Published on August 7, 2020

The President’s Management Agenda (PMA) establishes a long-term vision for creating a more modern, responsive Government—one that prioritizes mission outcomes, service delivery, and effective stewardship. In September 2017, The President’s Management Council and OMB’s Office of Federal Procurement Policy directed agencies to increase spend under management and Best-in-Class contract usage to drive a key PMA goal: increasing government-wide use of common acquisition solutions and best practices. To support agencies in meeting their respective targets, the Government-wide Category Management Program Management Office is delivering a variety of tools and resources, including the learning opportunities described below.

Take online, on-demand training and earn CLPs (see also FAI's Category Management Hub)

 *Note, Category Management Foundations (“CM 101”) - FCL-CM-2500 is a prerequisite for these

Other Education Materials

Related CM Information and Materials

The contact list for CMLC, SAOs, CM PMO can be found here.

  • Category Management Leadership Council (CMLC) 
  • Senior Accountable Officials (SAO) - find your agency's Category Management point of contact
  • Category Management PMO (including Category Managers and their key personnel)

For further information, please contact