Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
MACI-0015
Organization Course Number:
1032
Location:
Classroom-based
Length:
5 days (40 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Upper-Division Baccalaureate 2 The Contract Administration, Procurement and Acquisition, or Project Management
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to provide experienced contracting personnel with the knowledge and skills to apply the unique aspects of contracting for architect-engineer services pursuant to Public Law 92-582, the Selection of Architects and Engineers statute.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Determine when the Brooks Act applies and select an A-E firm and negotiate, award, manage, and administer a contract to satisfy the needs of the government in accordance with federal acquisition laws, regulations, and where applicable, best business pra

General Course Topics:

  • Overview
  • Planning an A-E services acquisition
  • Statement of work/scope of A-E services
  • Publicizing requirements
  • Selection procedures
  • Evaluation and negotiation
  • Contract management and administration
  • Quality management
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Case Studies
  • Discussion
  • Lectures
  • Practical Exercises

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations

Minimum Passing Score:

80%
Supplemental Materials