Who Should Attend

The seminar is intended for professionals in the areas of:

  • Accounting or Finance
  • Compliance or Internal Audit
  • Program or Contract Management
  • In-house Counsel

What you will Learn
Upon completion of this seminar, the participant should be aware of the fundamental aspects and requirements related to federal government contracts as well as recent legislative, regulatory and DCAA audit guidance actions affecting government contract compliance.

*Eligible for up to 16.5 CPE credits


Day One

8:00 AM              Registration Opens and Breakfast
9:00 AM              Welcome and Capital Edge Consulting Overview
                             Fundamentals of Government Contracting
                                   – General Overview and the Federal Acquisition Regulation
                                   – Procurement Methods and Contract Types
                                  – Accounting and Business Systems Requirements
12:00 PM            Break for Lunch
1:00 PM              Effective Perception for Government Contracting with Gerald Paulsen 

2:00 PM             Fundamentals of Government Contracting Cont.
                                  – Accounting and Business Systems Requirements Cont.
                                  – Types of Cost
                                  – TINA and CAS
                                  – Government Audits
                                  – GSA Schedule Contracts
4:00 PM              Break for the Day

Day Two

8:00 AM              Breakfast
9:00 AM              Construction Contracts
                                 – Common Contract Type and Regulatory Requirements
                                 – Socioeconomic Requirements
                                 – Liquidated Damages
                                 – Changes, Delays, Suspension, Stop Work
                                 – Termination
                                 – Claims and Requests for Equitable Adjustment
12:00 PM             Break for Lunch
1:00 PM                Legislative and Regulatory Updates, DCAA / DCMA Hot Topics and Current Events
4:00 PM               Closing Remarks