Learn more so you can do more. NCMA members study for certifications, stay current via multiple learning platforms, train their teams to function at higher levels and gather for amazing national events and conferences.


Learn about qualifying for NCMA's three certifications:

Our professional certification program is designed to:

  • Elevate professional standards
  • Enhance individual performance
  • Distinguish those who demonstrate expertise in Contract management

Meeting rigorous standards for experience, education, training, and knowledge is what get you certified. Certification is what expands your opportunities.

Why I Joined NCMA

I joined NCMA to be a part of the large network of contracting professionals to learn and develop my contracting skills, as well as to provide my knowledge of experiences back to the community.
Mark Wisniewski, United States Coast Guard


NCMA's virtual education events provide easily accessible, cost-effective training for both individual learning and department-wide discussion. Whether you’re looking for a quick, low-cost education opportunity for your entire team or want to learn about today’s top issues in more depth, NCMA caters to every stage of the profession.

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World Congress, GCMS, and SubCon

Connect and engage with contract management, procurement, and acquisition professionals at NCMA’s national conferences — World Congress, Government Contract Management Symposium (GCMS), and SubCon. Our events offer an array of topics and educational sessions, world-class speakers and contract management thought leaders and numerous networking opportunities. 

NCMA members receive preferred registration rates!

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