WSC 031 Independent Government Cost Estimates (IGCE)

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(Last Modified:05-Jan-2021)


In this workshop participants will be introduced to sources of pricing data, learn how to develop and document an IGCE, and understand how and why an IGCE is used.
  • Understand why an IGCE is necessary
  • Learn how an IGCE is used
  • Identify sources of economic, cost, and/or pricing data
  • Learn the importance of communication with Contract Officers while developing an IGCE
    Critical performance behaviors:
  • IGCEs will be sufficiently documented
  • Participants will prepare high quality IGCEs
  • IGCEs will be useful to Contracting Officers when comparing requiring activities expectations with actual contactor proposals
  • Less rework and time related to IGCE development, coordination, and approval
  • Target Attendees
    This workshop is designed for government personnel who have been, or may be assigned, to develop or approve an IGCE.
    Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    None None None None
    Course Length
    2.5 to 4.0 hours depending on number of participants and number of exemplar ICGEs submitted.
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Workshop
    Equivalent Courses N/A
    ACE Recommended Credits N/A
    PDS Code  
    DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
    Continuing Education Units   0
    Continuous Learning Points  3
    Reservist Retirement Points  0
    Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • Fee-For-Service arrangements may be required.
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