You will learn why the Post-Award Phase is important and what takes place.
- [Voiceover] We've finally arrived.…The post-award phase is here.…This is what you've been waiting for.…As you migrate into this phase, the project charter…should be approved and the contract finalized.…Your goal in this phase is to make sure you are clear…on the overall scope of the project along…with any high-level constraints.…This will better enable you to kick off the project…and plan accordingly.…- It is okay to incorporate industry expertise…and best practices into your government projects.…
In fact, many government agencies encourage you to bring…innovative approaches and methodologies to their attention.…No matter if you manage government IT, construction,…healthcare, telecommunications, or logistics projects,…you will go through the following five stages.…You will kick off your project.…You will plan your project.…You will also execute your project.…
Of course, monitor and control your project.…And ultimately, close out your project.…These stages are editive in nature and tend to overlap…so you should not expect to complete them…
Learn the best practices and terminology for working with the government, including documentation such as subsidiary plans, RFPs, PWSs, and SOOs. Walk through the three phases of contract negotiation—pre-award, award, and post-award—and common challenges as well as solutions for bidding on government contracts and getting projects authorized.
- Avoiding common pitfalls
- Reviewing the request for proposal (RFP)
- Identifying stakeholders
- Refining the deliverables
- Finalizing the contract
- Kicking off the project
- Managing the project
- Closing out the project