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  • Classroom
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    Scheduled year-round, these courses offer you a hands-on way to learn.
  • Virtual
    198
    Attend courses live in a virtual classroom providing real-time interaction with instructors.
  • Online
    562
    FPSOnline brings you quality training in an easily digestible 1- 2-hour webinar format.
  • Events
    19
    Spend 1 to 5 days immersed in government contracting topics and networking.
  • Certificates
    10
    Build expertise in specialized areas - update your professional profile; advance your career.
  • Connect
    118
    Connecting contracting professionals to contract life cycle assets and informal learning resources.
  • Live Webinars
    17
    Each month FPS offers 5-15 new, live webinars that are 60-90 minutes in length. Whenever possible, we provide accreditation for paid webinars. All upcoming live webinars are included in an FPSOnline Subscription.
  • Webinar Series
    48
    Webinar series provide in-depth treatment in topical areas.Each series consists of a number of 60-90 minute live and on-demand webinars, presented by the foremost experts in the field.
  • On-Demand Webinars
    492
    The FPSOnline library contains hundreds of on-demand courses covering the foundations of contracting and hot topics in the federal contracting industry. IMPORTANT: On-demand webinars are NOT eliglible for CLE or CPE credits. Wherever possible, we provide accreditation for those who attend 'live' webinar sessions.
Live Webinars
Jul 28, 2021
1-2 PM EDT
ITAR Basics - An Overview of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations
ITAR, as it is called, can be a daunting and complex regulation. Its regulations control the export and temporary import of defense related articles and services under the United States Munitions List (USML). This 60-minute program conducted by the law firm of Barnes & Thornburg LLP will give you a better understanding of the ITAR regulations, what is covered, and whether your goods or services might fall under ITAR regulations.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Jul 30, 2021
12-1 PM EDT
Telling Our Stories, Positioning Our Differences
How can telling our stories change our lives? Personal narratives are a way to know and understand others more completely. In this presentation we'll talk about our lived-experiences and discover how they may shape our implicit bias. We will also explore the differences between empathy and sympathy and the value for inclusion.
Live Webinars
Aug 4, 2021
12:00-1:30 PM EDT
CAS 406, 407, and 408 - Session 5 - CAS Series 2021
Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) - 2021
This is session 5 of 12 in the FPS CAS series. This webinar will cover CAS 406, 407 and 408 which includes these subjects: cost accounting period (406); use of standard costs for direct material and direct labor (407); and accounting for costs of compensated personal absence (408). After completing this webinar, you will be able to understand:  The importance of the consistent use of your company's fiscal year as the accounting period  The CAS definition of standard costing  The intent and expectation of the government for personal absences.  Learn: a. how to use standard costs in the estimating, accumulating, and reporting of direct labor and materials costs; how to account for the costs of personal absences by period This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Webinar Series
Aug 04 - Sep 28, 2021
Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) - 2021
This 12-part webinar series focuses on the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), their applicability, and compliance requirements for U.S. Government contractors.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Aug 5, 2021
2:00-3:30 PM EDT
Procurement University - CAS Part 2 - 2021 Series
Procurement University - 2021
In this session, we will focus on the CAS administration requirements for reporting and documenting the cost impacts of changes to cost accounting practices. To do this, we will take a deeper look into the Disclosure Statement, including its components, applicability, and the process necessary when changes in accounting practice require a disclosure statement revision. Learning Objectives: By the end of the webinar you should be able to:  Understand how and when to file a Disclosure Statement;  Possess a general understanding of the components of a Disclosure Statement (Parts I to VIII);  Identify a cost accounting practice change; and  Understand the criteria required for an adequate Disclosure Statement. NOTE: CPE/CLE credit for attendees is subject to participation and approval by the governing boards.
CPE, CLE
Webinar Series
Aug 05 - Dec 02, 2021
Procurement University - 2021
Join Federal Publications Seminars and Capital Edge Consulting for our fifth year of Procurement University--a comprehensive 9-part series of online classes covering the critical elements of accounting and pricing of Federal Government contracts. At the completion of the 9 sessions, you should be able to demonstrate core concepts of the requirements for cost accounting and pricing of different contract types, and the associated compliance and DCAA audit oversight.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Aug 17, 2021
12-1 PM EDT
CAS 410 - Session 6 - CAS Series 2021
Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) - 2021
This is session 6 of 12 in the FPS CAS series. This webinar will cover CAS 410 which includes allocation of business unit general and administrative expenses to final cost objectives (410). After completing this webinar, you will be able to:  Better understand the stated purposes and what those mean in layman's terms for CAS 410.  Better understand some nuances and potential violations through discussion and real examples that can exist with CAS 410.  Be able to identify the significant overlap between FAR and CAS for CAS 410. This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Aug 18, 2021
12-1 PM EDT
CAS 411 - Session 7 - CAS Series 2021
Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) - 2021
This is session 7 of 12 in the FPS CAS series. This webinar will cover CAS 411 which includes the following subject: accounting for acquisition costs of material (411). After completing this webinar, you will be able to:  Better understand the stated purposes and what those mean in layman's terms for CAS 411.  Better understand some nuances and potential violations through discussion and real examples that can exist with CAS 411.  Be able to identify the significant overlap between FAR and CAS for CAS 411. This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Aug 25, 2021
12-1 PM EDT
CAS 412 and 413 - Session 8 - CAS Series 2021
Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) - 2021
This is session 8 of 12 in the FPS CAS series. This webinar will cover CAS 412 and 413 which includes: composition and measurement of pension cost (412); and adjustment and allocation of pension cost (413). After completing this course, you will be able to:  Understand the composition and measurement of pension costs, and the adjustment and allocation of pension costs.  Learn how to address the four components of defined-benefit plan costs: normal cost, part of any unfunded actuarial liability, interest equivalent on unamortized portion of liability, and adjustment for actuarial loss or gains.  For defined-contribution plans, how the cost of the net contribution is calculated, and how to calculate actuarial gains and losses and how to assign the cost accounting period(s) for which the valuation is made. This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Aug 31, 2021
12-1 PM EDT
CAS 414 and 415 - Session 9 - CAS Series 2021
Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) - 2021
This is session 9 of 12 in the FPS CAS series. This webinar will cover CAS 414 and 415 which includes the following subjects of: cost of money as an element of the cost of facilities capital (414), and accounting for the cost of deferred compensation (415). After completing this webinar, you will be able to: Understand: a. What Facilities Capital Cost of Money (FCCM) is and how it is utilized. b. Government requirements around deferred compensation. Learn: a. How to calculate and apply FCCM. b. How to calculate the cost of deferred compensation and assign it to the appropriate cost accounting period(s) This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE