The objective of this online, self-paced 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.
NCMA Certification Requirements Frequently Asked Questions
Everything you needed to know about the CFCM exam, costs, and certifications.
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!
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.
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.
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.
A supplemental to the eFlash cards, with the definitions presented in Microsoft Excel format.
Chapter Study Group Guide for the NCMA Certification Program: CFCM, CCCM, and 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.
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.
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.
CFCM Certification Application
Although the course is online and 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.
You can also purchase the CFCM Practice Exam and CFCM Prep Course together, and save over 10%!