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Please note that open registration for APPEL courses closes approximately 5 weeks prior to the course start date. Should you wish to register after that timeframe, please contact your APPEL Center Point of Contact.


October – November 2014

Oct
29
Wed
Team Leadership (TL) – SSC
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am – Oct 31 @ 4:30 pm

This workshop is aimed at building capabilities for managing and facilitating team processes necessary to achieve successful team performance and results at NASA.  The program helps NASA managers and team leaders understand how teams develop and become more effective over time.  They learn how to apply team leadership strategies and tactics to strengthen the cohesion and effectiveness of their own teams.  Concepts, processes, and practices for developing and managing superior teams are shared and opportunities to practice and sharpen team leadership skills and competencies are part of the course content that is specifically tailored for NASA.

Nov
3
Mon
Team Leadership (TL) – KSC
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am – Nov 5 @ 4:30 pm

This workshop is aimed at building capabilities for managing and facilitating team processes necessary to achieve successful team performance and results at NASA.  The program helps NASA managers and team leaders understand how teams develop and become more effective over time.  They learn how to apply team leadership strategies and tactics to strengthen the cohesion and effectiveness of their own teams.  Concepts, processes, and practices for developing and managing superior teams are shared and opportunities to practice and sharpen team leadership skills and competencies are part of the course content that is specifically tailored for NASA.

Nov
4
Tue
Project Acquisition Workshop (PAW) – MSFC
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – Nov 6 @ 4:30 pm

This course provides a basic understanding of the NASA acquisition/procurement process across the complete project life cycle, from agency strategic planning to contract management and project completion. This course will help participants figure out the optimal acquisition/procurement strategy, learn how to get contracts awarded, solve problems during contract performance, understand their roles and responsibilities as members of a project’s acquisition team, work more effectively with contracting officers, and enable them to do a more effective job acquiring whatever their projects need to succeed.

Risk Management I (RM I) – GSFC
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

This course provides an introduction to both the Risk Informed Decision Making (RIDM) and Continuous Risk Management (CRM) in the context of the policies and recommended practices that guide their application.

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