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Current Classes & Training Opportunities:


PROCUREMENT BASIC TRAINING
 
C_BE 101 PROCUREMENT BASIC TRAINING: FUNDAMENTALS AND PRINCIPLES OF PROCUREMENT (1.8 CEUs)
The purpose of the course is to provide an introduction to, and an understanding of, the public and procurement process in general, and in particular, the Guam procurement law, with special emphasis on the “nuts and bolts” of the procurement process.

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1.    Understand the role of government purchasing.
2.    Understand the impact on fiscal responsibility.
3.    Understand the adherence to Guam procurement statutes.

Dates: August 3 – 21, 2015
Days: MWF
Time: 3PM - 5PM
Location: Guam Community College




C_BE 103 PROCUREMENT BASIC TRAINING: THE PROCUREMENT REVIEW AND REMEDIES (1.8 CEUs)
This course covers the legal aspects of the dispute and review processes of the procurement law, and the remedies available. This course will examine the three types of disputes cognizable under the Procurement Act. The most talked-about dispute is over the solicitation or award of contracts, and this will be taken up in the detail of the law and regulation. The examination of each type of procurement dispute will begin with the agency-level dispute, progress to administrative review, if any, and introduce students to the judicial review process. Discussion of each dispute matter will include a look at the remedies available under the Procurement Act and other laws. Time permitting; the course will take a practical look at reviewing proposed procurement legislation to hone student's understanding of the entire procurement process. Prerequisite: C_BE101 Procurement Basic Training: Fundamentals and Principles of Procurement

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1.    Understand what to do, and when to do it, on receiving a protest of an IFB or RFP as a government employee or submitting a protest as a potential contractor;
2.    Know how to timely prepare and conduct oneself if an appeal is taken of a protest decision to the Public Auditor.
3.    Apply a remedy to a wrong created during the procurement process, and the process required for that.

Dates: August 17, 2015 – September 4, 2015
Days: MWF
Time: 3PM - 5PM
Location: GPWA Fidian Location
 
 
 
 
 
Registration
In order to register, please contact the CEWD office at 735-5574/5640 or send us an email at learning4life@guamcc.edu
 
 
 
 
Proposed Classes & Training Opportunities:
 
If you are interested in any of the following courses, please send us your name, contact information and course interests at learning4life@guamcc.edu or call us at 735-5574.
 
BASIC PROJECT MANAGEMENT
C_BE 200 Basic Project Management
Cost: $749.00/student

Course Description
This course is a basic overview of projects and managing projects in private and public sectors. The course covers the stages of projects and the functional areas of project management, including project planning, managing, control and wrap up. The course will review the functional areas of expertise required by the project manager, as well as the roles and responsibilities of project team members.

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1.         Distinguish between a project and a program
2.         Identify the stages of a project
3.         Identify the functional areas within the various stages of a project
4.         Perform basic mathematical calculations required of project management
5.         Define key project management terms and concepts
6.         Understand the importance of management of risk and scope to project success
7.         Outline basic project stages and steps and set up simple projects within their industry
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