Category Management for Federal Acquisition Professionals

Published on May 17, 2017

FAI is very pleased to announce a new offering: Category Management for Acquisition Professionals.

This 90-minute webinar, hosted by the Government-wide Category Management Program Management Office, will provide an introduction to the benefits of category management such as facilitating smarter purchasing decisions, eliminating redundancies, increasing efficiency, and delivering value to the government. You'll learn about the basics of category management and be introduced to resources you can use to implement it.

This course is specifically designed for Contracting Officers, Contract Specialists, Procurement Analysts, and others working in 1102 job series positions. It may also be useful for CORs and program office employees involved with federal procurement.

A list of upcoming online course dates appears below. Please register for only one date in FAITAS; each iteration is a live repeat of the same content, and space is limited.


Class Number


Time (Eastern)

Wednesday, May 24th
2-3:30 PM
803 Wednesday, May 31st 2-3:30 PM
804 Wednesday, June 14th 2-3:30 PM
805 Wednesday, June 21st 2-3:30 PM
806 Wednesday, July 12th 2-3:30 PM
807 Wednesday, July 19th 2-3:30 PM
808 Wednesday, July 26th 2-3:30 PM
809 Wednesday, August 2nd 2-3:30 PM
810 Wednesday, August 9th 2-3:30 PM

Those seeking to register for this event should visit the Course Card in the FAITAS Course Catalog for this webinar, FCL-GSA-0057. This card will display the course description, the CLP value, and a Class Schedule button.

  • Click the Class Schedule button in the upper right corner of the screen
  • Select the Class for which you wish to apply
  • Click the Apply button in the upper right corner of the screen
  • Sign into FAITAS
  • Submit your Request for training

Contact Rachel Gillerlain ( with any questions about this training.