EVM 101

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(Last Modified:01-Oct-2019)


In a virtual classroom environment, professionals learn additional information about earned value management (EVM), which is introduced in the prerequisite course. The course summarizes the language, data reports, metrics, graphs, and management processes associated with EVM as they apply to DoD acquisition management. Professionals also learn the processes related to the Performance Measurement Baseline, the Integrated Baseline Review, and the 32 Guidelines prescribed in Section 2 of the Electronic Industries Alliance Standard (EIA-748) for EVM systems. Finally, professionals evaluate and compute basic EVM metrics and EVM metric-based estimates at completion.
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Target Attendees
This course is for military members E-5 and above; civilians, GS-9 and above; and equivalent industry personnel in positions requiring knowledge and use of EVM.
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
BCF 102 Fundamentals of Earned Value Management Q1B INDEF
Course Length
Approximately 10 hours to complete this course
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Online Training
Equivalent Courses YES
ACE Recommended Credits YES
DAU Public (material/prework) YES
Continuing Education Units   1
Continuous Learning Points  10
Reservist Retirement Points  3
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • Completing ACQ 1010 and CLC 024 prior to registering is recommended.
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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.