2023 Training Calendar

Teaming Agreements, JVs and CTAs | January 12, 2023 | 1-3PM | On-Demand Available after January 19th 

  • Our nationally recognized Attorneys will explain the tips and tricks necessary to negotiate teaming agreements both as a prime and as a subcontractor. Learn from the experts why up to 49% of the workshare is different from 49% of the workshare. You’ll learn what to avoid from our years of representing federal contractors.

GSA Boot Camp | January 19, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after January 25th

  • Boot Camp for GSA Multiple Award Schedules Contracting (MAS) isn’t just about getting a MAS contract, it’s so much more. Learn how to obtain a Schedule, maintain compliance, negotiate renewals and modifications, avoid Trade Agreements Act issues, and much more. We were first and we are often copied, but never equaled. Centre’s own GSA experts will give you the correct answers you need.

Note: This course will be held in-person at Centre Law & Consulting.

Maintaining TAA/BAA Compliances for Government Contractors | January 26, 2023 | 1-3:00 PM | On-Demand Available after January 31st 

  • Our attorneys are seeing renewed focus on BAA, TAA, and International Trade enforcement. This course covers all aspects of the Buy America Act, Trade Agreements Act, and import and export regulations. Learn what is covered, exemptions you may qualify for, and important new compliance issues companies are facing.

Subcontract Management, Teaming Agreements & Flowdowns | February 7, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after February 14th   

  • Keep your subcontracts profitable and maintain compliance with federal requirements. This one-day training course covers the complex relationships between the Federal government, prime contractors, and subcontractors. This course will help you understand the role of teaming agreements, contract clause flow-downs, consent to subcontract, make or buy plans, privity, and mandatory disclosure.

Learn Tactical Negotiation Skills from Special Operations Veteran | February 15, 2023 | 9 AM-1 PM

  • Join Gray Doctrine Group instructors in Centre’s special Executive Training. Get the same negotiation skills and tradecraft taught to the military Special Operations teams. Learn how to succeed in business by:
    • Using fundamental principles of human nature to your advantage.
    • Asking carefully calibrated questions to build trust-based relationships.
    • Reading body language and much more

Note: This course is in-person only at Centre Law.

Advanced Contract Administration | February 16-17, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after February 21st 

  • This fast-paced two-day course focuses on increasing contract compliance while reducing contractor risk.  The class addresses tackling the most complex issues in Federal contract administration including bilateral and unilateral modifications/change orders, cure notices, show cause notices, the Disputes Statute, time extensions, delay and impact claims, requests for equitable adjustment, subcontracting requirements, post-award size status changes, novation agreements, flow-down requirements, payment issues, and much more. Enhance your skills with our hands-on workshop. 

Service Contract Labor Standards | February 22-23, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM

  • Understand the laws and regulations that apply to government contractors with hourly service workers. The Service Contract Labor Standards (SCLS/SCA) are one of the most challenging requirements for contractors with federal service contracts, from award competition to successful contract administration. This course is designed to help you understand the laws and regulations that apply to government contractors with hourly service workers and avoid the massive fines that result in violating this common government contract clause.   

Annual Review | March 9th | 8:30 AM-4:00 PM

  • Annual Review is Centre Law & Consulting’s flagship conference. Every year contract managers, procurement professionals, counsel and business executives from across the country come together to learn about the latest developments in the ever-changing field of government contracting. From start to finish this is a day full of engaging speakers, insightful topics and incredible networking opportunities.

FAR “Less Complicated” | April 12-13, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after April 21st

  • Our comprehensive explanations will help new FAR users, while our in-depth examples will aid experienced contract professionals. This two-day training offers critical information through hands-on workshops that will help both contracting and technical personnel better understand and navigate the FAR. Attendees will come away from the course feeling confident about how to apply the FAR to a variety of acquisition scenarios. 

Federal Contracting Basics | April 25-26, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after May 2nd

  • Are you feeling overwhelmed by Federal contracting? Are you unsure how to navigate through the Federal contracting process? Take the guesswork out of your job by attending our comprehensive, two-day Federal Contracting Basics course. You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of the basic framework and core principles governing Federal procurements and will prepare you to respond to the full range of issues that can arise in Federal contracting.  

Bid Protests: Winning & Losing | May 1, 2023 | 1-3 PM | On-Demand Available after May 8th

  • Learn why Bid Protests occur and the steps you can take to prevent them. Bid protests have become a regular feature of government contracting.  Experienced contractors know that understanding how bid protests work—both the process and the substantive issues—is essential to maximizing their competitive positions.  This is true when deciding if, and when, to protest, and knowing how to participate in a protest to help protect a contract award.  This webinar, taught by two government contract attorneys with protest experience, will provide a comprehensive look at bid protests. 

GSA Boot Camp | May 10, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after May 17th

  • Boot Camp for GSA Multiple Award Schedules Contracting (MAS) isn’t just about getting a MAS contract, it’s so much more. Learn how to obtain a Schedule, maintain compliance, negotiate renewals and modifications, avoid Trade Agreements Act issues, and much more. We were first and we are often copied, but never equaled. Centre’s own GSA experts will give you the correct answers you need.

Terminations for Convenience | May 17, 2023 | 1-3:00 PM | On-Demand Available after May 24th

  • You are terminated. Three words government contractors dread to hear. Terminations don’t have to be scary and often do not mean you did something wrong. We will explain to you what terminations all are about, what your rights are and what your cost entitlements may be.

Advanced Contract Administration | May 22-23, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after May 30th 

  • This fast-paced two-day course focuses on increasing contract compliance while reducing contractor risk.  The class addresses tackling the most complex issues in Federal contract administration including bilateral and unilateral modifications/change orders, cure notices, show cause notices, the Disputes Statute, time extensions, delay and impact claims, requests for equitable adjustment, subcontracting requirements, post-award size status changes, novation agreements, flow-down requirements, payment issues, and much more. Enhance your skills with our hands-on workshop. 

Service Contract Labor Standards | June 13-14, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM

  • Understand the laws and regulations that apply to government contractors with hourly service workers. The Service Contract Labor Standards (SCLS/SCA) are one of the most challenging requirements for contractors with federal service contracts, from award competition to successful contract administration. This course is designed to help you understand the laws and regulations that apply to government contractors with hourly service workers and avoid the massive fines that result in violating this common government contract clause.   
  • Taught by expert lawyers who offer real-world, practical advice, this is an SCA course unlike any other on the market. Our instructors provide all the ins and outs of how to navigate the complexities of the SCLS, not just the typical Department of Labor agency lines. Consider this: Would you trust the DOL to give you inside advice on how to avoid audits when conducting audits is part of their responsibility?  

Advanced Contract Administration | July 19-20, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after July 25th 

  • This fast-paced two-day course focuses on increasing contract compliance while reducing contractor risk.  The class addresses tackling the most complex issues in Federal contract administration including bilateral and unilateral modifications/change orders, cure notices, show cause notices, the Disputes Statute, time extensions, delay and impact claims, requests for equitable adjustment, subcontracting requirements, post-award size status changes, novation agreements, flow-down requirements, payment issues, and much more. Enhance your skills with our hands-on workshop. 

Teaming Agreements, JVs and CTAs | July 27, 2023 | 1-3 PM | On-Demand Available after August 1st

  • Our nationally recognized Attorneys will explain the tips and tricks necessary to negotiate teaming agreements both as a prime and as a subcontractor. Learn from the experts why up to 49% of the workshare is different from 49% of the workshare. You’ll learn what to avoid from our years of representing federal contractors.

GSA Boot Camp | August 16, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after August 22nd 

  • Boot Camp for GSA Multiple Award Schedules Contracting (MAS) isn’t just about getting a MAS contract, it’s so much more. Learn how to obtain a Schedule, maintain compliance, negotiate renewals and modifications, avoid Trade Agreements Act issues, and much more. We were first and we are often copied, but never equaled. Centre’s own GSA experts will give you the correct answers you need.

Advanced Contract Administration | September 20-21, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after September 26th

  • Find solutions to the most complex contact administration issues. This fast-paced two-day course focuses on increasing contract compliance while reducing contractor risk.  The class addresses tackling the most complex issues in Federal contract administration including bilateral and unilateral modifications/change orders, cure notices, show cause notices, the Disputes Statute, time extensions, delay and impact claims, requests for equitable adjustment, subcontracting requirements, post-award size status changes, novation agreements, flow-down requirements, payment issues, and much more. Enhance your skills with our hands-on workshop. 

GSA Boot Camp | October 11, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after October 17th 

  • Boot Camp for GSA Multiple Award Schedules Contracting (MAS) isn’t just about getting a MAS contract, it’s so much more. Learn how to obtain a Schedule, maintain compliance, negotiate renewals and modifications, avoid Trade Agreements Act issues, and much more. We were first and we are often copied, but never equaled. Centre’s own GSA experts will give you the correct answers you need.

Maintaining TAA/BAA Compliances for Government Contractors | October 26, 2023 | 1-3 PM | On-Demand Available after November 1st

  • Our attorneys are seeing renewed focus on BAA, TAA, and International Trade enforcement. This course covers all aspects of the Buy America Act, Trade Agreements Act, and import and export regulations. Learn what is covered, exemptions you may qualify for, and important new compliance issues companies are facing.

Service Contract Labor Standards | November 2-3, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM 

  • Understand the laws and regulations that apply to government contractors with hourly service workers. The Service Contract Labor Standards (SCLS/SCA) are one of the most challenging requirements for contractors with federal service contracts, from award competition to successful contract administration. This course is designed to help you understand the laws and regulations that apply to government contractors with hourly service workers and avoid the massive fines that result in violating this common government contract clause.   
  • Taught by expert lawyers who offer real-world, practical advice, this is an SCA course unlike any other on the market. Our instructors provide all the ins and outs of how to navigate the complexities of the SCLS, not just the typical Department of Labor agency lines. Consider this: Would you trust the DOL to give you inside advice on how to avoid audits when conducting audits is part of their responsibility? 

Subcontract Management, Teaming Agreements & Flowdowns | November 7, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after November 15th

  • Keep your subcontracts profitable and maintain compliance with federal requirements. This one-day training course covers the complex relationships between the Federal government, prime contractors, and subcontractors. This course will help you understand the role of teaming agreements, contract clause flow-downs, consent to subcontract, make or buy plans, privity, and mandatory disclosure.

 

FAR “Less Complicated” | December 6-7, 2023 | 9:30 AM-4:30 PM | On-Demand Available after December 14th

  • Our comprehensive explanations will help new FAR users, while our in-depth examples will aid experienced contract professionals. This two-day training offers critical information through hands-on workshops that will help both contracting and technical personnel better understand and navigate the FAR. Attendees will come away from the course feeling confident about how to apply the FAR to a variety of acquisition scenarios.