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Designed for DoD personnel directly involved in procuring defense articles and services in support of FMS requirements. This includes FMS case managers, program managers, procuring contracting officers, administrative contracting officers, and contract auditors.
This learning guide examines each of the acquisition topics discussed in the Defense Security Cooperation Agency’s Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) and the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Subpart 225.73 - Acquisitions for FMS. The range of acquisition topics include: acquisition authorities, preparing solicitations & contracts for FMS, contracting officer’s role in LOA preparation, pricing acquisitions for FMS, FMS customer involvement, sole source procurement, offsets, contingent fees, warranties for FMS, contract clauses, limitation of liability, and FMS customer contractual data requests.
This learning guide is for reference or professional development only. No certificate is awarded for completion.
This learning guide includes audio narration and takes approximately 2 hours to complete.
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