Professional Development


Spring 2017 CPCM Study Group

The Dulles Corridor Chapter is proud to announce our first CPCM Study Group! Join us starting March 11th for 11 sessions culminating in the CPCM exam on June 10th. Sign up today before all spots are filled!


Live Webinar: Managing Risk Through Contract Terms & Conditions

Negotiating terms and conditions is a key skill for contract managers, and a risk management approach to negotiating terms and conditions helps contract managers become better negotiators. This NCMA webinar, with a hosted location provided by the Chapter, describes risk management strategies and techniques to negotiate difficult terms and conditions. Lunch will be provided.


Join Us for FAR Essentials, NCMA’s Newest National Education Seminar

Join us November 18th for FAR Essentials, an all-day National Eduction Seminar. Learn the essential topics from the FAR—the source of the uniform policies and procedures for acquisition by all U.S. federal government agencies. This seminar will explore in-depth the 28 essential topics of the FAR to be mastered by government and industry contract management professionals. NES co-author Jim Kirlin is our presenter!


Two Chapter Members Are Part of the CMLDP Class of 2016

The Chapter is proud that two of our members recently graduated from NCMA’s Contract Management Leadership Development Program (CMLDP). Read more about Katrice Walker and David Gitlin as well as learn more about the CMLDP.


Fall 2016 CFCM Study Group

THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL. If you want to be added to the wait list, click on the title above for details. A Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) certification validates your education, training, experience, and knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation and we are offering a nine (9) week study group to prepare for the exam. Class starts Saturday, October 1st!