Office of the Registrar - Veterans Affairs Acquisition Academy (VAAA)
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Veterans Affairs Acquisition Academy (VAAA)


Office of the Registrar

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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:  8:00am—4:30pm (Eastern)
Monday thru Friday (excluding Federal Holidays External link to a government website)

VAAA Course Catalog

2019 VAAA Course Catalog CoverThe VAAA Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Course Catalog.  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.

The Schools

The Academy

About the Academy » General information about the Academy.
Mission/Vision » Read the mission and vision of the Academy.
Classrooms » View the Academy classrooms’ layout and capacity.
About Frederick County » Learn more about historic Frederick county!
Frederick Weather & Forecast External link to a government website » Visiting or attending a class?  Get the local weather and forecast!
Inclement Weather Policy » Learn more about our Inclement weather policy and determine if we are open or closed.
Policies » Access various Academy policies.
Jobs » Locate jobs with VA Office of Acquisition, Logistics, and Construction.
Contact Us » There are many ways to contact the Academy and our schools!

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