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2017 Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) Certification Course

NCMA Tysons is proud to announce that our comprehensive Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) course is all new, and available for purchase!

This course has been designed to focus your studies on what you need to pass the exam, and get certified as a CFCM through NCMA.

The course aligns with the CFCM Examination updates from April 1, 2016, and also covers FAR changes through Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) FAC 2005-86.

The objective of this course is to focus your studies of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), and know what parts of the FAR your will need to concentrate your studies to pass the CFCM exam on your first attempt. The course is NOT intended to prepare you to independently research the FAR, to find answers to questions about Government contracting, or to help you effectively manage contracts. Those types of courses are available through both NCMA Tysons and the NCMA.

Course Contents

1. NCMA Certification Requirements Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you needed to know about the CFCM exam, costs, and certifications.

2. CFCM Exam Course Podcasts

Eight (8) episodes in .mp3 format that cover the CFCM exam in detail to focus your studies on the FAR, and by the number of questions per each section of the FAR. Learn on the go while at the gym, at the office, or stuck in traffic!

3. CFCM Exam Podcast Supplemental Guides

Eight (8) Microsoft PowerPoint sessions that supplement the materials that are covered in the podcasts, so you can use them for review and to help focus your studies and plan your studies accordingly.

4. NCMA CFCM eFlash Cards

FAR definitions in PowerPoint format, helping you review the definitions that are covered on the exam from FAR 2.101, Definitions.

5. FAR Cheat Sheet

A listing of definitions and thresholds to help you study and understand the various contract tools needed to perform certain actions according to the FAR, presented in Microsoft Excel format.

6. Definitions Listing

A supplemental to the eFlash cards, with the definitions presented in Microsoft Excel format.

7. Chapter Study Group Guide for the NCMA Certification Program: CFCM, CCCM & CPCM

This NCMA guide is intended to help you in organizing group studies, but it is relevant even if you are simply a group of one.

8. CFCM Study Plan

Your studies towards the CFCM exam are a project, and a fundamental success factor of managing projects is to plan, then execute. A good project plan is like a road map, in that the destination is clearly spelled out and the best way to get there is chosen before starting! Provided is a comprehensive project plan in Microsoft Excel format, which will help you focus, so you concentrate your studies based on the number of questions per FAR part on the CFCM exam . As all students have different timetables and study habits, the plan is completely customizable, and also helps you review the CFCM Practice Exam results to further help concentrate your studies.

9. Full CFCM Practice Exam

A complete CFCM practice exam of 150 questions, which will allow you to gauge your preparation and where you need to focus your studies. This exam aligns to the number of questions per section of the FAR, and also covers the recent CFCM exam updates.

10. CFCM Certification Application

This course can be purchased on the NCMA Tysons website for $135 (does not include sales tax for residents of VA, S&H included).

You can also purchase the CFCM Practice Exam and CFCM Prep Course together, and save over 10%! 

To purchase both products together, or the CFCM Prep Course or CFCM Practice Exam**, click here.

Although the course is self-paced, it is designed to provide study plans that are 10 weeks long, to include the podcasts, flashcards, study materials, and the practice exam. The course will provide 40 continuing professional education (CPE) hours. Participants should expect to spend at least four hours on the course per week.

 

** Our materials are now hosted in the learning platform “Canvas”, and you will receive access for a period of one-year, which will include all the materials purchased. An automated email from Canvas will be received within 48 hours of purchase, which details how to setup your account and access the materials.

If you do not receive this email within 48 hours, please check your Spam/Junk folder to ensure receipt. 

If you have any questions regarding this course, need any assistance with your purchase, or have any issues with your Canvas account setup, please contact Chris Farley (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Jaime Gracia (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) in NCMA Tysons Certifications for assistance.

 

Testimonials

"The only CFCM study materials you will need!"

Louie LeFevre, President, NCMA South Florida Chapter

 

"Excellent materials that were instrumental in my passing the CFCM exam on the first try"

Frank Dolce, Finger Lakes Chapter

 

"I ordered your course, and much of what was on the practice test was on the CFCM and I passed first time taking! Thank you, and the podcasts were great! 

Cassandra Proctor, Atlanta Chapter

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