ACQ 265 - ACQ 265: Mission-Focused Services Acquisition - 4 Days
Category: Acquisition / Contracting
Summary: 

ACQ 265: Mission-Focused Services Acquisition - This course is intended for contracting officer’s representatives, quality assurance reviewers, and contracting specialists involved in developing and executing performance requirements and business strategies and assessing contractor-provided services. The course would also positively benefit experienced members of service acquisition teams who are seeking to improve their understanding of the service acquisition process.


The course uses a team-based approach and focuses on the seven-step service acquisition process and various tools to improve students’ skills in developing and defining service requirements, supporting business strategies, and effectively managing contractor performance.

Course Objectives:

  • Assess the importance of the planning phase as outlined in the Guidebook for Services Acquisition.
  • Design an effective requirements document as outlined in the Guidebook for Services Acquisition.
  • Evaluate effective processes for selecting a contractor and assessing contract performance as outlined in the Guidebook for Services Acquisition.

Key Topics: 

Planning a Service Acquisition
Developing Requirements Documents
Preparing the Performance Work Statement
Defining an Acquisition Strategy
Executing the Strategy
Managing Performance

32 CLP Hours
4-Day Course
Tuition: $740

You may qualify for a lower tuition rate.

(Price does not include government discount)
Call for adjusted pricing: 425-776-0414