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Defense Contractor Academy - For Small Businesses Engaged in Contracting (Part 2) - Online

Thu 9:00 AM to 4:45 PM
Facilitated by SBCN State Office
Topic: Government Contracting

ATTENTION: This is a three-part series. Separate registrations are required for Part-1 scheduled for Wednesday, September 28 and Part-3 scheduled for Friday, September 30.

The Defense Contractor Academy (DCA) offers intermediate-level instruction to existing small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolio. Part 2 is constructed as a cybersecurity and financial focused day. We will start the morning with an overview on the importance of cybersecurity requirements for federal contractors to help defend our nation’s security. Next, presenters will focus on financial-related topics including cost estimating, developing pricing proposals, financing government contracts, cost accounting standards, and contract audits.


9:00 AM-10:30 AM - Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification and Defense Contractor Requirements (CMMC 2.0)
10:30 AM-12:30 PM - Cost Estimating and Developing Pricing Proposals
12:30 PM-1:30 PM - Break
1:30 PM-2:50 PM - Financing Government Contracts
2:50 PM-3:00 PM - Break
3:00 PM-5:00 PM - Cost Accounting Standards and Contract Audits

Facilitator: North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC)

Register by: 7:00 AM September 29

NOTE: The Zoom link for this event will be provided via email to all pre-registered participants the day before the event and again the morning of the event. Please check your inbox (or spam folder) for an email from (Melissa Evans, SBC Director). Those who have 100% attendance for all three days will receive a Certificate of Completion from the NCMBC.

Co-Sponsor(s): North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC)

Fee: No Cost