Centre Consulting, a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) located in Vienna, VA, has provided integrated training, human capital solutions, and consulting services to government and industry clients since 2002. Centre’s nationally known Federal Contracting Institute® (FCI) offers a full range of federal contracts and acquisition training services both on-site and through public seminar offerings. Our instructors and courseware are consistently rated the best in the industry. Centre’s areas of expertise include: Government Contract Law, Labor Relations, Service Contract Act, Human Capital Solutions, Acquisition Support Services, Education & Training Services, and Curriculum Development in all aspects of federal contracting.
Public Course Training:
FCI is an industry leader in providing public training to both government contractors and government agency personnel. Centre’s expert instructors are successful consultants and attorneys with over 30 years of experience. Centre’s courseware is grounded in the best of adult learning theory and continually updated, so you leave class with the tools you need to ensure your success. Centre provides over 80 course offerings a year for public training seminars, such as: Boot Camp for GSA Contracting, Federal Contracting Basics, Market Research & Task Level Competitions, Boot Camp for VA Schedules Contracting, Subcontracting Under the FAR, Service Contract Act, Federal Contract Management, GSA & VA Schedule Audit Issues, Task & Delivery Order Contracting, Negotiation Strategies & Techniques, Antideficiency Act training, and many more. FCI also provides government contracting curriculum training (FAC-C, FAC-COR, FAC-P/PM). Learn more.
Any of Centre’s expert public training courses can be brought on-site through FCI for a more cost effective way to train employees. Centre ensures that every on-site training course is tailored specifically to each client’s needs to meet their learning objectives and demonstrate commitment to employee development. Centre’s on-site training provides essential information employees need to stay on top of the latest changes in contracting and to keep your company’s competitive advantage. Learn more.
Centre’s vast library of webinars offer training on demand at your own convenience with course offerings, such as: Boot Camp for GSA Contracting Audio Update, What Every In-House Attorney Needs to Know Audio Update, Fundamentals of Blanket Purchase Agreement, Introduction to Cybersecurity, FedRAMP and Cloud Computing, Data Breaches and Legal Remedies, and Fundamentals of Interagency Contracting.
Course Subscription Service:
Several of Centre’s core courses offer attendees the chance to subscribe for updates to stay current with changes in the industry as they occur. Centre understands how important it is to ensure that our course material is constantly refreshed. Every year with the subscription service, digital replacement pages are sent to attendees to ensure they are up-to-date with the most current information in their field.
Certified Schedules Contract Manager (CSCM): CSCM Application & Information
The certificate program for Certified Schedules Contracts Manager (CSCM) shows that you are knowledgeable in Federal Supply and Multiple Award Schedule contracting. Participants learn to navigate the complex system of creating and maintaining Schedules and mastering all elements of Schedule audits. Upon completion of the program, attendees are experts in managing, negotiating, and complying with GSA & VA Schedule contracts. In addition, members become part of a community where they can attend a free quarterly chat with GSA & VA Schedules experts, participate in a free breakfast networking event with GSA Schedules experts, and gain access to exclusive GSA related jobs and opportunities on Centre’s job board only accessible to CSCM candidates.