CON 243 Architect-Engineer Contracting
 Description
THIS COURSE WILL RETIRED 17 SEPT 2021 AND REPLACED BY CON 2430V ON OR ABOUT 9 AUGUST 2021.
This course, focusing on contracting for architect-engineers, covers issues across the contracting spectrum, including acquisition planning, source selection, proposal analysis, contract award and work, and contract management. Specific topics and practical exercises allow professionals to gain knowledge of the Selection of Architects and Engineers statue, SF-330, the slate and selection process, the review of contractor overhead rates and government estimates, liability, construction phase services, modifications, and contracting officer’s technical representative responsibilities.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
This course is intended for those who are Level I certified in Contracting and are assigned contracting responsibilities for architect-engineer contracts. Whenever practical, professionals should attend CON 243 prior to assuming architect-engineer contracting duties.
Prerequisite(s)
Required:
  • CON 216, Legal Considerations in Contracting
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    None None None None
    Course Length
    4.5 class day
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode  Resident
    Equivalent Courses  YES
    ACE Recommended Credits  YES
    PDS Code  PGF
    Walk-ins Authorized  N/A
    Pre-work required   N/A
    First Offering  N/A
    Continuous Education Units  3.6
    Continuous Learning Points 36 
    Reservist Retirement Points 0  
    Historical Allocations  Click here
    Fulfillment Eligible   YES
    Technical Requirements Click Here
    Notes
  • Pre-work required (approx. 6 hours) / Walk-ins NOT authorized.
  • Participants must provide and be familiar with a basic function calculator.