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Type of Assignment  Representative Activities
Science and Technology   CENG 012 - Technology Project Management (in development)
  CENG 012 - Technology Project Management (in development)
  CENG 013 - Technology Portfolio Management (in development)
Systems Engineering   TBD
  CCON 023 - Other Transaction Authority Credential (in development)
Manufacturing and Quality   TBD
Mission Engineering   TBD
  CENG 014 - Mission Engineering Fundamentals Credential (in development)
  CENG XXX - Intermediate Mission Engineering Credential (in development)
  CENG XXX - Advanced Mission Engineering Credential (in development)
Software Development   
  CENG 003 - Artificial Intelligence Foundations in the DoD (in development)
  CENG 005 - DevSecOps Intermediate credential (in development)
  CENG 006 - DevSecOps Advanced Credential (in development)
  CENG 007 - Software Engineering Intermediate Credential (in development)
  CENG 008 - Software Engineering Advanced Credential (in development)
  CENG 009 - Software Assurance Intermediate Credential (in development)
  CENG 010 - Software Assurance Advanced Credential (in development)
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Core Certification Standards (required for DAWIA certification)
 Acquisition Training  ACQ 1010  Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
 Functional Training   ENG 101  Fundamentals of Systems Engineering
  CLE 003  Technical Reviews
  PMT 0170  Risk Management
 Education   Baccalaureate or graduate degree in a technical or scientific field such as engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, operations research, engineering management, or computer science
  Note: Civilians serving as an 0802, 0856, or 0895 must meet the OPM education requirements in lieu of this education standard.
  Note: Civilians serving in an 08XX Professional Engineering series position must meet the OPM education requirements in lieu of this education standard.
 Experience   1 year of technical experience in an acquisition position from among the following career fields/paths: ENG, S&TM, IT, T&E, PQM, FE, PM, or LCL
  Similar experience gained from other government positions or industry is acceptable as long as it meets the above standards

Core Plus Development Guide (desired training, education, and experience) Type of Assignment
Training Science and Technology Systems Engineering Manufacturing and Quality Mission Engineering Cybersecurity Software Development
  BCF 110 Fundamentals of Business Financial Management            
  BCF 130 Fundamentals of Cost Analysis            
  BFM 0050 Planning, Programming, Budgeting & Execution            
  CLB 026 Forecasting Techniques            
  CLB 029 Rates            
  CLB 042 Cost Risk and Uncertainty Analysis            
  CLC 008 Indirect Costs            
  CLC 011 Contracting for the Rest of Us            
  CLC 056 Analyzing Contract Costs            
  CLC 060 Time and Materials Contracts            
  CLE 001 Value Engineering            
  CLE 009 System Safety in Systems Engineering            
  CLE 015 Continuous Process Improvement Familiarization            
  CLE 021 Technology Readiness Assessments            
  CLV 016 Introduction to Earned Value Management            
  EVM 101 Fundamentals of Earned Value Management            
  ISA 1011 Basic Information Systems Acquisition            
  LOG 0110 Introduction to Performance Based Logistics            
  LOG 1000 Life Cycle Logistics Fundamentals            
  LOG 105 Fundamentals of System Sustainment Management            
  PMT 0130 Work-Breakdown Structure            
  PQM 101 Production, Quality, and Manufacturing Fundamentals            
  STM 101 Introduction to Science and Technology Management            
  TST 102 Fundamentals of Test and Evaluation            
  None specified
  None specified
  One (1) year of technical experience (in addition to core certification experience)
  One (1) year of technical experience (in addition to core certification experience)
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