This course focuses on unique construction contracting issues, such as acquisition planning, contract performance management, funding, environmental concerns, construction contract language, and construction contracting in the commercial setting, the Construction Wage Rate Requirements Statute, design/build, basic schedule delay analysis, constructive changes, acceleration, and construction contract quality management.
Contracting officers, contract specialists, contracting officer representatives, program/project managers, small business specialists, industry contracting personnel
How You Will Benefit
Given a construction requirement to build a new facility, renovate an existing one, or maintain existing facilities, apply the Federal acquisition laws, regulations, Department of Defense and other agency supplementation, policies, procedures, and best business practices in soliciting and administering construction contracts.
Given a contract requirement, contrast the regular support requirements with a Construction Acquisition Plan in accordance with FAR Parts 7 and 36, DFARS Parts 207 and 236 and agency supplements, policies and procedures.
After receipt of a construction contracting request, develop a construction solicitation package in accordance with FAR, agency supplements, and policy/procedures.
After receiving bids or proposals in response to a construction solicitation, evaluate the appropriate construction contract awardee.
Given a construction contract, determine the applicable construction contract administration (compliance) approach, using FAR, DFARS, DoD regulation/guidelines, and other relevant agency supplement, procedures and best business practices.
Given a changed condition on a construction contract, formulate the remedy and appropriate clause for the situation in accordance with Federal and DoD acquisition and other agency laws, regulations, and best business practices.
Given a construction contractor’s invoice, document appropriate actions necessary to verify for construction progress payment or construction contract closeout.
History and Legal Aspects of Public Infrastructure
Evaluation and Award
Contract Administration - Compliance
Contract Administration – Changed Conditions
Invoices, Payments and Closeout
Case Study Review
Case Study Team Presentations
Student guide and workbook
Supplemental learning material, exercises, and case studies
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