WSM 010 Statement of Work Workshop

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(Last Modified:06-Jul-2020)


Enables personnel to create a tailored contractual Statement of Work applicable to the appropriate acquisition life-cycle phase for their program. The workshop provides “hands-on” experience with a Statement of Work to include writing and reviewing sections of an actual Statement of Work.
Upon completion, the participant will be able to apply the following critical behaviors in the workplace:
  • Develop a SOW applicable for each phase of the lifecycle.
  • Improve contracts through effective SOWs.
  • Avoid cut and paste SOW development through better understanding of each section of the SOW
  • Objectives
  • Identify "basic tenets/lessons learned/best practices” of writing a Statement of Work
  • Explain how Statements of Work are used by Program Offices and Contractors
  • Be able to convey clear, concise, consistent , un-ambiguous requirements to the contractor
  • Target Attendees
    Personnel who may benefit from the workshop include DoD acquisition workforce members whose responsibilities include writing or reviewing SOWs. Attendees are encouraged to bring in SOWs currently in work or in early stages of formulation. Additionally, programs or activities currently developing SOWs are encouraged to attend as intact teams.
    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
    2 class days
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Workshop
    Equivalent Courses N/A
    ACE Recommended Credits N/A
    PDS Code N/A
    DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
    Continuing Education Units   0
    Continuous Learning Points  16
    Reservist Retirement Points  0
    Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • Fee-For-Service arrangements may be required.