CLE 082

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(Last Modified:15-Oct-2019)


This course will provide an introduction to the use of prototyping and experimentation within the Department of Defense. There is increased emphasis within the department on using prototyping and experimentation to explore new capabilities and to reduce technical, cost and schedule risk prior to entering systems acquisition. This course addresses how prototyping and experimentation fits into the DoD acquisition system, the benefits, the types of prototypes and how they are used and the types of experiments and how they are used. The final module addresses how to plan for and execute experiments.
Target Attendees
Those involved with prototyping and experimentation especially those in the ENG or STM career fields.
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
None None None None
Course Length
Approximately 3 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Continuous Learning
Equivalent Courses N/A
ACE Recommended Credits N/A
DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
Continuing Education Units   0
Continuous Learning Points  3
Reservist Retirement Points  1
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • (Click Here) for the technical requirements for this course.
  • All exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%. You will have 2 opportunities to retake an exam in its entirety. After a 3rd failure, you will automatically be restarted in the course.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.