BCE 1700 Cost Assessment Data Enterprise (CADE) 101
This course provides a dynamic, scenario-driven learning environment oriented towards developing the requisite skills and knowledge of cost data collection processes. It will provide a general overview of the policy, procedures and reports that inform the data collection process from the Cost Assessment Data Enterprise (CADE) database. BCE 1700 is broken up into seven different sections, requiring student to navigate through the entire data collection process, beginning with the fundamentals (policy, forms) and ending in a hands-on application of CADE.
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Target Attendees
Acquisition professionals with 4 years or less of acquisition experience in cost estimating and serving a program office, PEO, Service/Defense agency level, or supporting a program that reports to a Service Acquisition Executive (SAE).
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  None
ACE Recommended Credits  None
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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.