The Contract Management certificate program is fully online, and presents both a theoretical and practical problem solving approach to contract management. Learn about a contract manager’s responsibilities prior to contract award, the communication process in the contract management network, post-award surveillance tools, contract modifications, correcting contractual problems and processing terminations, cancellations, and claims.
Increase on-the-job effectiveness
Develop greater problem solving skills
Expanded knowledge of technological advances
Network with other industry professionals
Develop a promotional hiring edge for career advancement
Take online classes at home or the office
Increased production and reduced inventory
Improved product quality and customer satisfaction
Reduced purchasing costs, scheduling conflicts, and manufacturing waste
This program is designed for those involved in any stage of the contract writing, reviewing, implementation or administration process, including:
Those who administer contracts but have had little or no industry specific training
Current contract administrators
Project, facilities, materials and purchasing managers
Supervisors and first-level managers
The program is comprised of four online courses for a total of 64 hours and 6.4 continuing education units (CEUs). As a program prerequisite participants will complete Fundamentals of Contracts. Anyone who meets the prerequisite requirements may take an individual course without enrolling in the certificate program.