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BCE 1000 Fundamentals of Cost Estimating





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(Last Modified:16-Nov-2021)

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Description
THIS COURSE WILL BE AVAILABLE IN 2nd QTR FY22.
This is the foundational course for the Acquisition Cost Estimating Community. Students are introduced to policies and techniques used in DoD cost analysis. Topics include definition and planning of cost estimates, data collection and their sources, data normalization, risk and uncertainty, documentation requirements and budgeting considerations. The course also explores the four popular cost estimation techniques of analogy, parametric, engineering, and actual cost.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
Acquisition professionals with 4 years or less of acquisition experience in cost estimating and serving a program office, PEO, Service/Defense agency level, or supporting a program that reports to a Service Acquisition Executive (SAE).
Prerequisite(s)
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Predecessor Course(s)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Expires On
BCF 130 Fundamentals of Cost Analysis BZ9 30-Sep-2023
AND
BCF 132 Applied Cost Analysis ZGJ 30-Sep-2023
Course Length
To Be Determined
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Online Training
Equivalent Courses None
ACE Recommended Credits None
PDS Code HFU
Fulfillment Eligible N/A
Continuing Education Units   0
Continuous Learning Points  0
Reservist Retirement Points  
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
Notes
POINTS WILL BE DETERMINED 30 DAYS AFTER DEPLOYMENT
  • Completion of ACQ 1010 and BUS 1100 is recommended prior to registration.
  • (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.