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Ethics in Contracting

A required course in the Contract Management Certificate Program.

Course closed to new registrations: Call ( 949 ) 824-5414 for more information or sign up below to be notified when this course becomes available.×

Course Description

Explore the field of ethics in the various contracting sectors, commercial, federal government and international. A range of constituencies with whom the contracts professional interacts, including employees, customers, suppliers, governments and the public at large, will be discussed. Subjects to be examined range from “Why Study Ethics” to specific ethical topics for each sector being explored. Develop the skills necessary to understand your role to increase an organization’s ethical sensitivity.

NOTE: This course uses live sessions via Zoom.  A device with audio and visual will be needed to participate. The following student guide provides additional resources/information on how to use and access your courses Zoom sessions.

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  • Details
  • $590
  • January 29, 2024 to February 18, 2024
  • Delivery Mode: Online
  • Reg#: 00134
  • ID/Units: MGMT X407.10  (1.00)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: WINTER 2024


John Sarakatsannis has 30 years of project management and contracting experience in both government and the aerospace industry. He has held numerous positions in large supply chain organizations such as Boeing, Northrup Grumman, and Raytheon. During his Air Force career he managed several multi-billion dollar aircraft and space projects, and has extensive international experience managing foreign military sales programs. His professional certifications include: Certified Professional Contract Manager (CPCM), Certified Federal Contract Manager (CFCM), Certified Commercial Contract Manager (CCCM), Project Manager Professional (PMP), and is a National Contract Management Association "Fellow". His academic accomplishments include, MS and MBA degrees.

Textbook Information

Textbooks for your course may be purchased from any vendor or bookseller of your choice.

Required Textbook(s):

Contract Management Body of Knowledge
NCMA, 7th ed, NCMA

Meeting Schedule

EventDateDayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationRoom
START01/29/2024Monday------Online (Access Begins)---
OL-LEC01/31/2024Wednesday7:00 PM8:00 PMZoom---
OL-LEC02/07/2024Wednesday7:00 PM8:00 PMZoom---
OL-LEC02/14/2024Wednesday7:00 PM8:00 PMZoom---
END02/18/2024Sunday------Online (Access Ends)---