Advanced Procurement Practices [Online]
Following federal acquisition standards involves identifying goods and services needed, determining the most appropriate method for purchasing these items, and carrying out the acquisition. This course focuses on the challenges and best practices for two of the five methods – sealed bids and requests for proposals (RFPs).
This online training is a stand-alone course offered as part of an advanced financial management series focused on helping participants gain a deeper understanding of the principles of sound financial management practices and to implement them in their organizations.
APPROACH: This course is offered online and combines formal presentations with group discussions and a focus on interactive learning.
PREREQUISITES: While not required, participants are strongly encouraged to attend “Approaches to Successful Procurement” prior to taking this course.
ADVANCED PREPARATION: None.
LENGTH: One 90-minute live webinar.
AUDIENCE: Staff from state and local grantees as well as their partners.
EXAM: No exam is currently available.
REGISTER: Visit the registration page for a listing of dates when this training is offered. If no trainings are listed, please check back or contact firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about upcoming deliveries.