BFM 0050 Planning, Programming, Budgeting & Execution
This course focuses on explaining the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process, including the relationship of each phase to the systems acquisition process. At the end of the module, you should be able to explain the primary purpose of each of the phases of PPVE, identify the inter-relationship between PPBE and the Defense Acquisition System (DAS), and identify the purpose, content, and dimensions of the Future Years Defense Program (FYDP).
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Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
None None None None
Course Length
Approximately 3 hours
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses  None
ACE Recommended Credits  N/A
PDS Code  Z24
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Continuous Education Units  0
Continuous Learning Points
Reservist Retirement Points 1  
  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.