Knowledge Nugget

This is a collection of micro-learning videos on emerging acquisition topics.

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This Knowledge Nugget gives a brief overview of the various roles and responsibilities that an Acquisition Career Manager (ACM) is accountable for, and offers information on how to learn more about this important position.

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During the “Prohibition on Requesting Certified Cost or Pricing Data for Commercial Item Acquisitions” Knowledge Nugget, you will learn about how to determine the reasonableness of commercial item prices without obtaining certified cost and pricing data and recognize the prohibition from...

During the “Lean Acquisition Management” Knowledge Nugget, you will learn that not all commonly used acquisition processes are required or rooted in law or regulation.

During the “Big A” Knowledge Nugget, you will learn about how the elements of the overall acquisition process in the Federal government encompasses much more than just procuring goods and services.

During the “The Role of the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR)” Knowledge Nugget, you will learn about the duties, responsibilities, and limitations of a COR and recognize the characteristics of a successful Contracting Officer’s Representative.

During the “Category Management” Knowledge Nugget, you will learn about the elements of Category Management and recognize its place in the Federal Government including how to access the common acquisition platform known as the “Acquisition Gateway” and “Hallways” that organize common products...

During the “FAITAS in 3 Minutes” Knowledge Nugget, you will learn about the capabilities of the FAITAS website and how you can use the integrated career management system to track and manage your training and also obtain and maintain your certifications, warrants, and continuous learning...

This Knowledge Nugget gives a brief overview of the GSA Schedules program and highlights several tips on when and how to request discounts off of the schedules and offers additional resources to learn more about this important program.

This Knowledge Nugget gives a brief overview of the various roles and responsibilities that Contracting Professionals are accountable for, and offers information on how to learn more about this important position.

This Knowledge Nugget gives a brief overview of the various roles and responsibilities that an Program Manager (PM) is accountable for, and offers information on how to learn more about this important position.