Federal Procurement Boot Camp

Contracts and Acquisition Training

14 Learning Credits

june 15-16, 2021

Available Live or On-Demand

Gain an in-depth understanding of the basic framework and core principles governing Federal procurements

The boot camp for beginners provides an excellent foundation for participants to build on in preparation for higher-level, more specialized and complex procurement training.  It’s ideal for new hires in the private of Federal sectors with responsibilities involving Federal procurement, for seasoned acquisition professionals who are looking for a refresher, and for management officials with responsibility for overseeing these processes.

2 Day Course

9:30am - 4:30pm EST

Electronic Training Materials

All your course training materials will be delivered electronically

14 Learning Credits for Government or Industry

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

CSCM Certification

Federal Procurement Boot Camp is a 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 Instructors

Jim Hiles


Jim Hiles is an acquisition expert with more than 30 years of experience in business operations, logistics, acquisition and the FAR. Jim has been directly involved in the submission of over 400 proposals to a wide variety of commercial and government clients. He has led strategies and team formation, pricing, staffing, and competitor analyses. He has also held positions in executive roles overseeing and implementing solutions and delivering services.

Tommy Benton


Tommy Benton is a retired Federal Government employee with the predominance of his service spent working in contracting and acquisition. He was   a Senior Procurement Analyst for the U.S. General Services Administration, Federal Acquisition Service in the Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) Policy Division. Tommy also served at the Defense Acquisition University (DAU), teaching Federal Government Contracting at the entry, intermediate, and executive levels. 


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 and advice in Schedule contracting!
—Pam Stevens,
Booz Allen

Additional Dates

Can't make the next class? Don't worry, we have several additional dates available.

June 15-16, 2021

$795 | 9:30AM-4:30PM

October 19-20, 2021

$795 | 9:30AM-4:30PM

Federal Procurement Boot Camp

$795 | june 15-16 |9:30AM-4:30 PM est

Our clients

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