Understanding DCAA

Who, Why, What and How They Are Important to Your Organization

1 Learning Credits

April 7, 2021

Available Live or On-Demand

Who, Why, What and How They Are Important
to Your Organization

This one hour crash course will provide a basic overview of what is needed from your organization to ensure that all business processes and systems are DCAA compliant. DCAA stands for “Defense Contract Audit Agency”, and they play a vital role in the procurement and acquisition process for the Department of Defense and other agencies. 


1:00PM-2:00PM EST

Electronic Training Materials

All your course training materials will be delivered electronically

1 Learning Credits for Government or Industry

Meets Continuing Professional Education Credits (CPES) and Continuous Learning Points (CLPS)

CSCM Certification

Understanding DCAA fulfills the webinar requirement for completion of the Certified Schedules Contracts Manager certificate program.

NCMA Credit

This courses meets the course requirements of the National Contract Management Association’s certification programs.

HRCI Certification Institute

This courses meets the requirements of the HRCI Certification Institutes continuing education requirements.



Virtual Instructor Led



Key Topics Covered

Our Instructor

Deborah Nixon

Deborah Nixon, CPA

founder, Crosshair advisors

With over 30 years of experience as a career dedicated Government contracts practitioner, Deborah is the founder of Crosshair Advisors, and a retired Partner with Ernst & Young’s Government Contract Services practice where she worked for 25 years. Before joining EY, she held management positions with both large and emerging growth contractors including Motorola and General Dynamics.

As a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Washington, DC and Virginia, she was elected to two terms on the GWSCPA Board of Governors, where she chaired the Government Contracts Council

Her educational credentials include a Masters of Business Administration in Strategy and Entrepreneurship from University of North Carolina’s Kennan-Flagler Business School where she was an honor student inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society; Bachelor’s Degrees in Finance and Economics from University of Maryland; Attended American University’s graduate accountancy program; and holds a certificate in Corporate Governance and Board Effectiveness from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management.

Our Students Say

I’ve been taking a lot of on-line course this summer because of the reduced rates and I have to say, your class was probably one of the best trainings I have done in a long time. It was fantastic. I learned a lot!
Dawn Hetzer
Contracts Manager, IntelliGenesis
This was the most comprehensive and clearly presented course I’ve ever attended. The material was understandable and the instructors presented it thoroughly and with great knowledge.
—Pam Stevens,
Booz Allen

Understanding DCAA – Who, Why, What and How They Are Important to Your Organization

$99 | april 7 | 1:00PM-2:00PM 

Our clients

Centre has provided our national recognized training services to a wide range of both government and industry clients.