BFM 0040 Budget Policy
This Online Training (OLT) course focuses on appropriations and associated funding policies. At the end of the course, you should be able to relate a Defense acquisition program's cost estimate to its programming and budgeting requirements, identify the major appropriation categories applicable to Defense acquisition and the funding policy that applies to each, and recognize when exceptions to funding policies are appropriate.
Download Course Objectives
Target Attendees
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 2 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses  N/A
ACE Recommended Credits  None
PDS Code  Z26
Walk-ins Authorized  N/A
Pre-work required   No
First Offering  1/21/2020
Continuous Education Units  0
Continuous Learning Points
Reservist Retirement Points 1  
Historical Allocations  Click here
Fulfillment Eligible   N/A
Technical Requirements Click Here
  • 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.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).