PMT 4010V Program Management Course

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(Last Modified:18-May-2022)


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This Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT) Program Manager's Course (PMC) provides experiential and actionable learning that inspires and challenges DoD Program Managers to think critically, foster creativity, decide wisely and lead confidently in a complex, dynamic acquisition environment. It is designed to expand integration and leadership skills of personnel selected to serve in demanding program management positions within the DoD. PMC takes a multidimensional approach to developing key leaders by using case-based learning methods, simulations, tailored lessons, reflective learning, self-evaluation, and networking opportunities to provide attendees new insights and requisite abilities. During this five-week offering, you will:
  • Improve your critical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Enhance your ability to lead in an acquisition environment
  • Develop a network of fellow practitioners to discover and apply best practices
  • Incorporate reflection into your daily routine
A team of faculty and experts from diverse disciplines, provide in-depth knowledge in core areas including Leadership, Thinking, Capability Integration, Stakeholder Management, Industry Engagement, and Workforce Development. Class sessions capture the years of experience that both faculty and students bring to the room.
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Target Attendees
  • NH-IV/O-5/O-6/Industry equivalent
  • Practitioner or Advanced Program Management (formerly Level III PM) functional area members who have demonstrated the potential to become major program or project managers
  • In addition, each offering allows high-potential acquisition professionals certified at formerly Level III or advanced tiers in any acquisition functional area but who have demonstrated acquisition leadership potential.
  • EXE 4000V, Problem Solving for Tomorrow's Defense Leaders
  • EXE 4050V, Leading Change to Drive Innovative Culture
Highly Recommended: None
Predecessor Course(s)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Expires On
PMT 401 Program Manager's Course PGN INDEF
Course Length
193 hours over the course of 5 weeks
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Virtual Instructor Led Training
Equivalent Courses N/A
ACE Recommended Credits None
PDS Code Z4D
Walk-ins Authorized No
Pre-work required Yes [approx. 3 hour(s)]
First Offering 1/11/2021
Continuing Education Units   19.3
Continuous Learning Points  193
Reservist Retirement Points  0
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
Fulfillment Eligible YES
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  • High potential previously coded DAWIA Level III acquisition professionals in functional areas other than PM are encouraged to apply through their DACM if they have 4 years of experience in or directly supporting an acquisition program.
  • Minimum Grade Level for Students: GS-14 or equivalent (Civilian); O-5 or selected for promotion to O-5 (Military).
  • Previously coded as certified DAWIA Level III or currently coded Advanced in the Program Management functional area
  • Industry participants with equivalent PM experience are encouraged to attend.
  • This course in combination with PMT 4020 satisfies the statutory training required for program executive officers, deputy program executive officers, and program managers (PM)/deputy program managers (DPM) of ACAT I and II programs.
  • The executive continuum of learning construct was built as EXE 4000V, EXE 4050V and then PMT 4010; it is recommended senior level learners attend the courses in that order to garner maximum learning benefits.
  • A computer and a DAU MS Team for Education account is required to access course materials.
  • Virtual classes are conducted via MS Teams.
  • All times are in the local time zone of the DAU region assigned to teach the offering.
  • Students are required to test connectivity with DAU IT prior to the class start date.
  • DAU does not reimburse student phone/internet charges.

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