Introduction to the FAR

This event qualifies for 8 CPEs

This event qualifies for 8 CLPs

Learn how to navigate the FAR, how to stay in compliance with regulatory obligations.

This one-day course will introduce private industry and/or Government Employees seeking to broaden their knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Process. This is an excellent course for learning how to navigate the FAR, and staying compliant with regulatory obligations.


Key Focus Details:

  • Establishment of the FAR
  • How the FAR is organized
  • FAR Contract Provisions and Clauses
  • FAR Changes—Federal Acquisition Circulars (FAC)
  • Overview of each FAR Part and Significant Subparts and its application in Federal contracting
  • Agency Supplemental Regulations
  • Standard Forms
  • Federal contracting terminology
  • How and where to search the FAR and Agency Supplemental Regulations
  • Understand the Federal Acquisition Regulation Clauses, the FAR regulation System and roles of the Contracting Officer

Speaker and Presenter Information

Tommy Benton is a retired Federal Government employee with the predominance of his service spent working in contracting and acquisition. He was a Senior Procurement Analyst for the U.S. General Services Administration, Federal Acquisition Service in the Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) Policy Division. He served as the Chief of MAS Policy where he developed and presented multiple training courses on the proper use of the MAS Program through online and classroom presentations and held Level III certifications as FAC-C, FAC-COR, and FAC-PPM

Relevant Government Agencies

GSA, Other Federal Agencies, State Government, State & Local Government

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Thu, Oct 21, 2021, 9:00am - 5:00pm ET


Live, Virtual Attendance:  $395.00

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