The course focuses on understanding contract formation and management principles, as well as regulatory fundamentals and their application within the Department of Defense. It provides fundamental knowledge and practical application that can be applied immediately in the workplace across the broad spectrum of Department of Defense (DoD) contracting organizations.
The first week develops critical skills necessary to locate, interpret, and apply regulatory guidance in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); DFARS Procedures, Guidance, and Information (PGI); and DoD Class Deviations. Subsequent weeks focus on the fundamentals of contract formation and management principles, to include the practical application of the FAR/DFARS/DFARS PGI/DoD class deviations to real-world scenarios.
- CON 090, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Fundamentals
Course Length: 8 classroom days
- Participant performance will be formally assessed by two graded exams, each worth 50% of the total grade. Pre-work required (approx. 0.5 hours) / Walk-ins authorized / Pre-work accessible on Student Center.
- Completing CLC 024, CLC 056 and CON 090 prior to registering is strongly recommended