Successful Federal Contracts Administration

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Event Date
Start At : Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 9:00am
End At : Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 5:00pm

Successful Federal Contracts Administration: Understanding Key Factors From Kickoff to Closure

Advanced Project Management Training Seminar
Presented by Northern Virginia Community College Workforce Development a PMIWDC Strategic Partner

Please register early if you would like to attend.
This seminar series is extremely popular, and often sells out weeks in advance.


This seminar provides 7 PDUs for certified PMs.

Dates and Location

Saturday, October 24, 2015
Course Length: 7 hours – from 9:00am – 5:00pm
Providing 7 PDUs

NOVA Woodbridge Campus
Room WAS-0114
15200 Neabsco Mills Road
Woodbridge, Virginia 22191

Driving Directions

Registration and Costs

$335 per person

Register online. For Questions: Call 703-450-2551 or contact Veronica Ortiz at

About the Course

Course Description:

Do you find the thought of the 2000+ page Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) overwhelming? You're not alone! Spend a day with Kenneth Morilak, Business Contracts Analyst and a Federal Contracts Management Consultant, as he demystifies the FAR.

You'll focus on critical FAR components and learn key concepts about the regulations that govern federal contracts. This seminar includes a practical review of contract performance and administration, incorporating lecture, real-life examples and group exercises. Learn about some of the most important aspects of government contracting, including the kick-off meeting, planning, modifications, and invoicing. Before the day is through, you'll also become familiar with contract closeout procedures, including final contract deliverables and products, resolving contract issues, and final invoices and payments.

Specific Topics Include:
  • Contract Administration
  • Contract Performance / Quality Assurance
  • Subcontract Management
  • Contract Changes and Modifications
  • Property Administration
  • Disputes
  • Organizational Conflicts of Interest
  • Contract Closeout
  • CPARS Practical Exercise
  • Contract Termination

About the Instructor

Kenneth Morilak, CPCM
NCMA Certified Federal Contracts Manager

Kenneth J. Morilak is currently a Business Contracts Analyst for a federal contractor and a Federal Contracts Management Consultant. In addition to his consulting work, Mr. Morilak is an instructor for the Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) Federal Contracts Management Certificate Program.

Mr. Morilak holds a master’s degree in Public Administration and Juris Doctorate from the University of Baltimore. He is currently doing his post graduate studies in Procurement and Acquisition Management at the University of Virginia.  He is a graduate of the U.S. Army Judge Advocates Contracting Law course as well as a Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) and a Certified Professional Contracts Manager (CPCM) the most senior level contracts certification offered in the civilian sector.


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