This course is designed for Contracting Officer’s Representatives (CORs) who are responsible for assuring that contractors perform in accordance with the terms and conditions of the contract. Basic COR Essentials II will provide CORs the breadth of knowledge required to perform their role, including knowledge related to COR roles and responsibilities, as well as fundamentals of contracting regulations, types, phases, and other elements; awareness of ethical and legal factors that impact COR responsibilities; and information necessary to effectively evaluate situations, apply knowledge gained, and make correct decisions to carry out COR responsibilities. This course will be more in depth than Basic COR Essentials I.
- Define and Understand the COR’s Delegation of Authority and Responsibilities
- Contribute to “cradle to grave” acquisitions: Pre-award Planning, Contractor Selection, Performance Monitoring, and Contract Administration
- Create and Maintain a Plan to Administer Contracts
- Draft and Maintain contract documents, to include the contract administration file
- Apply Contracting Terminology and Policies, Rules, and Regulations to “real world” Contracting Scenarios
- Graded Materials Include: Attendance of all Instructional Hours, Participation, and Course Exercises, Exam