ACQ 1010 Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
 Description
This course provides a broad overview of the Department of Defense (DoD) systems acquisition process, covering all phases of acquisitions. It introduces the Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS); the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process; DoD 5000 - series policy and procedures documents; and current issues in systems acquisition management. Designed for individuals who have little or no experience in DOD acquisition management. This course has proven to be very useful to personnel in headquarters, program management, and functional or support offices.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
This course is designed for military officers, O-1 through O-3, and DoD civilians, GS-5 through GS-9. However, this course is open to all ranks and grades.
Prerequisite(s)
None
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
ACQ 101 Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management BU5 30-Sep-2022
Course Length
Approximately 13 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses  None
ACE Recommended Credits  YES
PDS Code  Z34
Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
Continuous Education Units  1.3
Continuous Learning Points 13 
Reservist Retirement Points 3  
Notes
  • 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.