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UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
WASHINGTON, DC  20240
http://www.blm.gov/
 
March 30, 2011
 
In Reply Refer To:
1730, 5000 (270) P
 
EMS TRANSMISSION 04/01/2011
Information Bulletin No. 2011-038
 
To:
All Field Office Officials
 
From:

Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning

 

Subject:
Requests for Nominations for Stewardship Contracting Workshop
 

The Division of Forests and Woodlands is requesting nominations for Stewardship Contracting Workshop. This course is listed in DOI Learn (1500-70, Stewardship Workshop) at:  www.doilearn.doi.gov.
 
                                    Date:                            June 6 –10, 2011
                                    Location:                      Missoula, MT

This course will provide you with the guidance you’ll need to design and manage stewardship contracts and agreements. You will learn how to choose the right contract or agreement and understand the contents of each; conduct outreach and market research; financial and progress tracking; and, monitoring. We’ll also be offering hands-on training for SCID, the Stewardship Contracting Information Database. 

This training course is required for employees who are responsible for the development, procurement, and administration of stewardship contracts and agreements.  Employees engaged in planning, implementing, and monitoring stewardship contracting in each state, including stewardship project leads, state stewardship contracting coordinators, state forestry program leads, state fuels program leads, and state procurement analysts and contracting officers should also consider attending. As stated in WO IM No. 2005-134, contracting and grants management officers wishing to receive delegated authority to award stewardship contracts or stewardship agreements must successfully complete this course as well as a performance-based service contracting course. This course will count for contracting officer’s representative refresher or forty contract learning points.

Please register at DOI Learn, or by calling the individuals listed below by 05/13/2011.  Your salary, travel and per diem are to be paid by your home office. If you have any questions regarding this class, please call Precious Parsons, Course Coordinator, at 602-906–5662 or Jim Bowmer, National Stewardship Coordinator, at 202-912–7247.

 
 
Signed by:                                                                     Authenticated by:
Robert T. Ratcliffe                                                          Robert M. Williams
Deputy Assistant Director                                             Division of IRM Governance,WO-560
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