LOG 0650 Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) Fundamentals
This Online Training (OLT) course describes why DMSMS management is important, how it relates to the Defense Acquisition System, and the processes of DMSMS management. The course discusses the five-step process of prepare, identify, assess, analyze, and implement DMSMS actions. The course moves beyond a basic familiarity with the topic, introducing the skills and knowledge necessary to establish and conduct DMSMS management actions for a program office.
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Target Attendees
Life cycle logisticians, program managers, systems engineers, and other defense acquisition and sustainment workforce members involved in DMSMS, obsolescence, parts, and material management activities.
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 to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses  N/A
ACE Recommended Credits  N/A
PDS Code  B3R
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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.