When the small purchase threshold increased from $50,000 to $100,000, the opportunity for buyers to solicit unsealed bids and unsealed proposals increased. The VCA Plus class covers
• Recognize when to use unsealed bids and unsealed
• Identify the steps for soliciting an unsealed bid and
• Demonstrate how to issue unsealed bid and unsealed
proposal through case studies
This two-day class is recommended for those buyers who have their VCA and want to aspire to performing more complex procurement. The VCA Plus is not a certification program. It is an advanced class on the Small Purchase method $5000 up to $100,000.
Prerequisite: One of the following: VCA, VCO, CPPB
VCA Plus at a Glance
The class is eligible for 14 VCA/VCO recertification contact hours.
VCA Plus Cost: $250
Location: 1111 East Broad Street - 7th floor
Richmond, Virginia 23229
Map & Directions
The following list provides resources for the recertification contact hours needed during the VCA/VCO recertification term. Minimum and maximum contact hours you may claim for any learning event are subject to the guidelines on the VCA/VCO Recertification application.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Continuing Education FAQ Section
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VCA Plus 2017 June Schedule
VCA Plus 2017 June
Wednesday, June 28
8:30 - 4:30
Thursday, June 29
8:30 - 4:30