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"Free" - Advanced Training for Acquisitions Experts, 20 May 14 featuring OASIS

"Free" Advanced Training for Acquisitions Experts Seminar featuring OASIS, Earn DPA and CLPs

This "FREE" GSA acquisition seminar is intended for federal, state and local government acquisition /procurement officials, Contracting Officers, Program/Project Managers, Engineers and Contracting Officer Technical Representatives (COTRs) seeking detailed contracting information pertinent to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Federal Supply Schedules (FSS), the OASIS program and for the Government-wide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs) while providing training that will equip the audience with tools necessary to simplify their acquisition processes. Attendees will learn the systematic process necessary to successfully award and administer delivery and task order awarded through Federal Supply Contracts. These courses will be presented (in-part) by 1102s that have made awards on behalf of the DOD and other Federal Agencies via Open Market, GWAC, and Federal Supply Schedules contracts via Open Market, GWAC and Federal Supply Schedule contracts. Topics / schedules covered in the course agenda include:

Topics to be addressed during the acquisition seminar include:

  The purpose, benefits, and regulatory foundation of the Multiple Awards Schedule (MAS) Program and GWAC programs;

  Characteristics and Schedule flexibilities relating to the acquisition life cycle including acquisition planning and market research;

  The task / delivery order administrative functions, documentation requirements, and ordering methods when using GSA    
   Schedules as outlined in FAR Subpart 8.4;

  Special ordering methods such as Blanket Purchase Agreements and Contractor Team Arrangements;

  Open Market -vs.- Multiple Award Schedules - Differentiating FAR Subpart 8.4 from FAR Parts 13 / 14 / 15 / and 51 deviation;

  FLEET Short-Term Rental and Heavy Equipment Rental programs;

  OASIS GWAC Delegation of Procurement Authority training;

  NEW GSA Solutions and Platforms-Reverse Auction.


0730 0800 Registration

0800 0850 GSA Solutions

0900 0950 FAR Subpart 8.4 from FAR Parts 13 / 14 / 15 / and 51 deviation

1000 1050 Complex Use of MAS by Experienced Customers - A Power Users Session

1100 1130 Assisted Acquisition Services (AAS)

1130 1200 FLEET Short-Term Leasing and Rental program

1200 1300 Lunch

1300 1600 OASIS - Delegation of Procurement Authority Training/Certification

1615 - 1700 Green Solution via Reverse Auction for non-complex contracts



Register early - Limited seating is available.


Entrance at front gate requires a valid state driver’s license, proof of registration and insurance.

This facility is handicapped accessible.

Free Parking is available across from Bldg 439 auditorium.



If additional information is needed about this acquisition seminar, contact

Todd Cook , (850) 890-1088,


Tuesday, May 20, 2014
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

413th Flight Test Squadron
Auditorium, right-side entry
Eglin Blvd, Bldg 439
Eglin AFB, FL 32542

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Todd Cook
(850) 283-8615


Green, GSA Solutions, MAS, Acquisition, GWAC, FAR, OASIS,One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services