Basic Simplified Acquisition

Course ID: 
NIHTC9530
Description: 

This course provides an overview of simplified acquisition procedures utilizing Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Parts 10, 12, and 13. It provides students with a comprehensive understanding of acquiring goods and services, and show them how to be proficient in acquiring these items through the use of various purchasing methods.
SPECIAL NOTE:
This course is different from the NIH Simplified Acquisition & Delegated Procurement Training Program (course ID NIHTC9513). Contact DSAPS for more information on how to obtain NBS access: simplifiedacquisitionhelp@od.nih.gov

Key Topics: 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the policies and procedures for the acquisition of commercial and non-commercial goods and services using simplified acquisition procedures.
  • Recognize unnecessarily restrictive documents and take measures to ensure competition.
  • Construct oral or written solicitations for commercial and non-commercial goods and services.

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There are currently no scheduled offerings for the course NIHTC9530. This course, however, can be provided as a closed enrollment class for groups. If you would like to request a closed enrollment class, please contact the NIHTrainingCenter@nih.gov.