CON 232 Overhead Management of Defense Contracts
Overhead Management of Defense Contracts provides an understanding of industry overhead costs and the costs’ impact on seller pricing/business strategies under various acquisition environments with differing contract types. Attendees will understand the development and application of overhead rates used in contract formation, administration, and closeout. The course-integrating case study provides hands-on application of the overhead-rate process in which attendees determine their own final overhead rates.
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Target Attendees
This course is appropriate for contracting officers, buyers, price analysts, auditors, and contract administration personnel who are assigned to projects in which overhead situations are present. It is also appropriate for those who are involved in either contract formation or administration.
  • Level II certified in Contracting
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    None None None None
    Course Length
    10 class days
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode  Resident
    Equivalent Courses  None
    ACE Recommended Credits  YES
    PDS Code  BKA
    Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
    Continuous Education Units  7.1
    Continuous Learning Points 71 
    Reservist Retirement Points 0  
  • Participants must provide and be familiar with a basic functions calculator.
  • Pre-work required / Walk-ins authorized / Pre-work accessible on DAU Public Blackboard
  • This course includes approximately 3 hours of course pre-work requirements.