I am a Contracting Professional (FAC-C)

Contracting officers are those individuals who are authorized to obligate the Government to the expenditure of funds for contracts and orders with dollar values that exceed (or are expected to exceed) the micro-purchase threshold.

Certification Requirements

All certification questions should be forwarded to OALM/ACP: FAC-C@mail.nih.gov

Training

FAC-C Level I

FAC-C Level II & III

*Note that completion of Buyer Contracts is required to obtain a warrant and be provisioned in NBS. Online LMS Course # 00136823

** RE-CERTIFICATION Reminder: 80 hours of CLPs are required every 2 years to maintain FAC-C certification to include Federal Appropriations Law Refresher. Contact OALM/ACP for more guidance: FAC-C@mail.nih.gov

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