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Stay up to date on all things contract management—5 minutes at a time—with NCMA’s podcast*, "The Voice of Contract Management". The podcasts are presented twice a month and cover everything from regulatory updates to crucial changes that affect the contract management profession.
*Content presented by David Robbins and Peter Eyre of Crowell & Moring LLP.
NCMA Members: Learn from quick e-learning courses, easy to complete on the go, from any device!
• Describe the basics.
• Interpret the criteria for using OT agreements.
• Sort out which laws and regulations apply.
With today's speed of change, cybersecurity can feel like a moving target. The FAR outlines the minimum requirements for contractors to safeguard their information systems against cyber-attacks.
This 10-minute course will introduce these requirements in line with FAR 52-204-21 Basic Safeguarding of Covered Contractor Information Systems and also touch on the more specific requirements for Department of Defense contractors.
- Define a few cybersecurity terms.
- Recognize 15 key requirements for safeguarding information systems and relate them to organizational policies.
- Summarize the Department of Defense requirements for contractors.
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The Contract Management Standard™ is an ANSI-Accredited Standard that describes contract management in terms of the processes created through the integration and interaction of job tasks and skills and the purposes they serve.
What will be the biggest challenges the contracting profession will face over the next five years? NCMA’s whitepaper, Preparing for the Future of Contracting, reports what 20 senior contracting leaders view as the biggest issues they see on the horizon—and what we should be doing now to prepare.
Every industry has its own abbreviations and acronyms. We’ve created this free downloadable PDF for your reference as you learn the lingo commonly used throughout the contract management profession.
Want to find out what’s happening in contract management, acquisition, or procurement? We’ve curated the latest news that’s important to you.