CON 091 Contract Fundamentals
The course focuses on understanding contract formation and management principles, as well as regulatory fundamentals and their application within the Department of Defense. It provides fundamental knowledge and practical application that can be applied immediately in the workplace across the broad spectrum of Department of Defense (DoD) contracting organizations.

The first week develops critical skills necessary to locate, interpret, and apply regulatory guidance in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); DFARS Procedures, Guidance, and Information (PGI); and DoD Class Deviations. Subsequent weeks focus on the fundamentals of contract formation and management principles, to include the practical application of the FAR/DFARS/DFARS PGI/DoD class deviations to real-world scenarios.
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Target Attendees
New entrants to the Contracting Career Field
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
CON 090 Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Fundamentals BZG 01-Oct-2021
Course Length
13 class days
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Resident
Equivalent Courses  YES
ACE Recommended Credits  YES
PDS Code  ZF9
Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
Continuous Education Units  7.5
Continuous Learning Points 75 
Reservist Retirement Points 0