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May 31, 2019 NEW FAC-C Training Requirements

Beginning October 1, 2019, NEW Federal Acquisition Certification - Contracting (FAC-C) training requirements take place.   

January 17, 2019 FAITAS CL Administrative and LMS Training Access Periods Extended by 60 days!

The following FAITAS deadlines have been extended by sixty days (60) to mitigate the impact that the partial lapse in appropriations has on expiring certifications:


(a) The administrative grace period associated with the Continuous Learning (CL) periods for all certifications; and

(b) FAITAS course access periods, to allow more time to complete necessary training before the course expires.

July 11, 2018 Next COR CoP Meeting Tuesday 7/17/2018, 2:00 EDT

The Community of Practice for Contracting Officer's Representatives will hold its next monthly meeting via WebEx on Tuesday, July 17, from 2:00-3:00 EDT.

May 22, 2018 New FAC Specialization Focuses on Digital Services

The Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP) announced a new specialization for federal contracting professionals to increase expertise in digital services. 

August 08, 2018 Category Management Online Learning Opportunities

The Government-wide Category Management Program Management Office is delivering a variety of tools, resources, and training to support agencies in meeting their respective targets by September 2018.

November 10, 2017 Category Management for Acquisition Professionals

Category Management for Acquisition Professionals, FCL-A-0037, explores three different aspects or components of category management. 

September 21, 2017 Innovations in Acquisitions

This seminar - Innovations in Acquisition, FCL-A-0036 - discusses key initiatives and policy and gives real world examples and practical steps from leading practitioners.

September 20, 2017 Past Performance Challenge is in Your Present

Past Performance (FAC 060) is a self-guided training module containing information, resources, and exercises designed to reinforce existing regulations, policies and best practices for federal acquisition professionals.