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Veterans Affairs Acquisition Academy (VAAA)


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Our Mission Statement

We are committed to providing excellent customer service ensuring a seamless process that enhances the overall student experience for training delivered at the VA Acquisition Academy for VA employees and our civilian federal government partners.


Inclement Weather Policy - The VA Acquisition Academy falls under the jurisdiction of Ft. Detrick regarding weather conditions and operating status.  Decisions on delayed openings or closings are usually made by 4 a.m.  Please call Ft. Detrick’s Recorded Weather line at (301) 619-7611 or (800) 256-7621, or visit the Fort Detrick website External link to a government website.

Contact Information

VA Acquisition Academy
Phone:  (240) 215-0561
Office of the Registrar
Hours:  8 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Monday thru Friday (excluding Federal Holidays External link to a government website)

VAAA Course Catalog

2015 VAAA Course Catalog CoverThe VAAA Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Course Catalog Coming Soon.  The learning solutions reflected in this catalog enable acquisition workforce professionals from within VA, and across the Federal Government, to meet all Office of Federal Procurement Policy requirements for Federal Acquisition Certification in Contracting (FAC-C), Project/Program Management (FAC-P/PM), and Contracting Officer’s Representative (FAC-COR).  Offerings for the facilities management workforce complies with the Federal Buildings Personnel Training Act (FBPTA).  Training to address the needs of the supply chain management community is also provided.

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