Source Selection for CORS

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This course focuses on source selection methods, typical organization (and variants), and source selection procedures. It examines special acquisition planning issues including concept development, market exchanges and multi-step acquisition procedures. It covers preparation and approval of a technical plan, peer review, activities of technical evaluation panel, qualitative and quantitative scoring methods, oral presentations, cost realism analysis and making/supporting a source selection recommendation.

Key Topics
  • Review of various source selection procedures and techniques
  • Study of technical proposal analysis, peer review and scoring methods
  • Application of market research techniques


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