FAC 889

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iCatalog Home FAC 889 Section 889: Prohibition on Telecomm & Video Equip
(Last Modified:07-Aug-2020)


Gain an understanding of Section 889 of Public Law 115-232 which prohibits the purchase and use of certain telecommunications and video surveillance services or equipment from specific companies based in the People’s Republic of China. Effective implementation of Section 889 is part of the critical response of the United States to the national security threat posed by certain technology providers. Understand the new FAR requirements, the implementation guidance, exceptions and waiver processes, reporting requirements and enforcement of the rule.
Target Attendees
All DoD and civilian agencies
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 1 hour to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Online Training –Continuous Learning
Equivalent Courses N/A
ACE Recommended Credits N/A
PDS Code Z1W
DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
Continuing Education Units   0
Continuous Learning Points  1
Reservist Retirement Points  0
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
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  • 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.