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5-Day Immersion Program Covering the Most Important Aspects of Government Contract Accounting
This 5 day immersion program is designed to cover the most important aspects in government contract accounting.  The program is a combination of lecture and case studies to build practical and useful skills to immediately make an impact in your organization.  It will cover:
  • Unique Accounting Terminology and Definitions
  • FAR Clauses 
  • Cost Accounting Standards (and Modified CAS)
  • Cost and Pricing Data
  • Overhead
  • Allowable and Unallowable Costs
  • Contract Pricing 
  • Auditing
  • Financial Systems
  • Compliance 
  • Defective Pricing
Dates and Locations
November 18-22, 2019
Norris Conference Center
Fort Worth, TX
$2500
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DAILY SCHEDULE
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fort Worth, TX
Day 1 – Lecture
Terminology and Definitions; FAR Cost Principles and Other FAR related Clauses;  The Roles and Responsibilities of the Government – Contracting Officer, Auditors, DCAA and DCMA, etc.; Introduction to CAS, Cost and Pricing Introduction.

Day 2 – Lecture/Case Studies 
Pricing of Contracts.  Contract Life Cycle -  from RFI to Closeout.  Case Study/Class Discussion on Life Cycle. 

Day 3 – Lecture/Discussion
The Cost Accounting Standards - Applicability, Modified CAS or Full CAS?   The Standards – In Detail.  

Day 4 – Lecture/Case Study 
The Financial Systems, Audits, Defective Pricing and Closeouts, Overhead, Cost and Price Data. 

Day 5- Lecture/Discussion/Case Study
Putting it all together.  Review of FAR/CAS, Case Study.  Q&A 
MEET YOUR CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT REQUIREMENTS
SEE INDIVIDUAL COURSES FOR AVAILABLE CREDITS
Certificates of Completion are provided to all seminar participants who attend Federal Publications Seminars courses following the event, upon request.
NCMA: CONTRACT MANAGER CERTIFICATION
All Federal Publications Seminars courses meet the course requirements of the National Contract Management Association’s certification programs. We are a proud Education Partner of the NCMA.
CPE: CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION
Federal Publications Seminars is part of West Professional Development, which is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.
CPE HOURS
This Program is eligible for: 28 (CPE) hours of credit
Program Level: n/a
Program Prerequisite: n/a
Advance Preparation: n/a
Method: n/a
CLP: CONTINUOUS LEARNING POINTS
APPROVED FOR CLP BY
DEFENSE ACQUISITION UNIVERSITY
Defense Acquisition Workforce members must acquire 80 Continuous Learning Points (CLP) every two years from the date of entry into the acquisition workforce for as long as the member remains in an acquisition position per DoD Instruction 5000.66. We will provide you with documentation of points awarded for completing the event.
CLP HOURS
This Program is eligible for: 28 (CLP) hours of credit
CLE: CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
States have widely varying regulations regarding MCLE credit. LegalEdcenter is an approved provider in AL, AK, AR, CA, GA, IL, ME, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, and WV. Credit may be applied for in other jurisdictions on request and in accordance with state MCLE rules.
** Please note that because some states are changing their policy on CLE reporting, you will need to fill out the request for credit from Federal Publications Seminars within 10 business days, or we may not be able to issue credits for the program.
CLE HOURS
This Program is eligible for: 27.5 (60 minutes)
Norris Conference Center
304 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
8172892400
TRAVEL INFORMATION

There is not a hotel room block for this location. Nearby hotels include:

Courtyard by Marriott Blackstone
601 Main Street
Fort Worth, TX
Ph: 817-885-8700
(Walking distance from Norris- 4 blocks)

Embassy Suites
600 Commerce Street
Fort Worth, TX
Ph: 817-332-6900
(Walking distance from Norris- 4.5 blocks)

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
1111 W. Lancaster Avenue
Fort Worth, TX
Ph: 817-698-9595
(Shuttle Service will drop off and pick up at Norris)

Worthington Renaissance by Marriott
200 Main Street
Fort Worth, TX
Ph: 817-870-1000
(Walking distance to Norris - .5 block)

FOOD AND BEVERAGE
Coffee, tea and water will be served throughout the day with an afternoon snack (baked goods) break.  Breakfast and lunch are on your own.

100
Basic or fundamental subject matter is covered. Courses are geared to general knowledge or can be taken as a refresher.
200
Specific topics or issues within a topic area are covered. Students should be familiar with terms of art and general concepts concerning the course topic.
300
Workshops and class discussions cover specific subject matter in-depth, and participation is strongly encouraged. Attendees should have at least 2-3 years' experience in the area of study.
400
Courses build upon students' knowledge and experience, and cover complex issues within the subject matter. Should have 4-5 years' mastery of subject for in-depth analysis.
500
Masters-level programs designed for professionals with 5+ years' experience. Courses cover in-depth and technical analysis on specific subjects and updates on current issues.
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November 18-22, 2019 Fort Worth, TX
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