CME 260 Software Acquisition Management (SAM) Policy Implementation

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(Last Modified:15-Mar-2023)


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This virtual instructor led training (VILT) is designed to ensure students have the knowledge and understanding of the application of the DCMA Software Acquisition Management Instruction (SAMI). Specifically, this course aims to connect the major concepts of the DCMA SAM mission by focusing on the assessment of software products, processes, and measures.
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Target Attendees
Targeted to Software Professionals.
  • CME 250, SAM Policy and Procedures
  • PMT 0120, Program Scheduling
Predecessor Course(s)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Expires On
None None None None
Course Length
Approximately 51 hours over the course of 3 weeks (See Notes)
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Virtual Instructor Led Training
Equivalent Courses None
ACE Recommended Credits EXPIRED
PDS Code BZ0
Walk-ins Authorized No
Pre-work required No
First Offering 2/1/2015
Continuing Education Units   3.5
Continuous Learning Points  35
Reservist Retirement Points  0
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
Fulfillment Eligible YES
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  • DCMA Only: This course is restricted to DCMA students only.
Additional Information:
  • Course structured to span over 3 weeks (2 weeks asynchronous learning and 1 week synchronous). The 2 weeks of asynchronous learning activities is estimated to take 16 hours. Students must download course materials from the appropriate Teams for Education folder prior to course start date. Instructions will be contained in the Students Welcome letter.
  • 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.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).

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