Advanced FAR Workshop


This event qualifies for 5.5 CLPs

To protect the health and safety of attendees, this event has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns.


The Advanced FAR Workshop goes beyond entry level discussion to examine important and emerging topics in greater depth using cases studies and current examples.


Topics Covered Include:

  • Labor Laws and Application

  • Competition Requirements

  • Small Business Programs

  • Federal Supply Schedule Contracting

  • Modifications

  • Terminations

  • Unique elements of Simplified Acquisition Procedures

  • Contractor Teaming: joint ventures, mentor-protege

  • Evaluation Factors and Schemes

  • Emerging Topics and Issues


Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to examine advanced FAR topics

  • Recognize important issues out of a crowded field of competing compliance items

  • Apply FAR and underpinning regulatory/statutory guidance to complex issues

  • Become conversant in emerging federal contracting issues and topics


Who Should Attend

  • CFOs, CEOs, COOs

  • Program Managers

  • Contract Administrators

  • Auditors

  • Financial managers

  • Contract compliance officers

  • Contracting Officers/ACOs

  • CORs

  • Treasurers

  • Controllers


What’s Included:

  • Breakfast

  • Light refreshments

  • Course materials

Speaker and Presenter Information

Jim Hiles

Jim Hiles is an acquisition expert with more than 30 years of experience in business operations, logistics, acquisition and the FAR. Jim has been directly involved in the submission of over 400 proposals to a wide variety of commercial and government clients. He has led strategies and team formation, pricing, staffing, and competitor analyses. He has also held positions in executive roles overseeing and implementing solutions and delivering services.


Jim served in the U.S. Navy for 23 years, the last of which were spent managing the purchase of large amounts of primarily services, but also weapons systems and components. Jim has vast knowledge about the buy-sell of the government from the buy side. He has a broad base of practical experience developing, maturing and growing organizations. He is a skilled researcher, facilitator and instructor.

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Thu, Jun 11, 2020, 8:30am - 3:30pm ET


Client Price:  $625.00
Price:  $695.00

Centre Law and Consulting
8330 Boone Blvd.
Suite 300
Tysons, VA 22182
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