BFM 1000 Fundamentals of Acquisition Financial Management
This Online Training (OLT) course delivers an immersive learning experience with a broad overview of the Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process from a DoD Acquisition financial manager’s perspective. Learners are taught how the four PPBE phases are linked using an interactive and engaging integrated exercise and how to effectively manage and execute a program within the four phases.
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Target Attendees
Practitioner-level acquisition professionals with relevant financial management experience.
See the "Notes" section of this course's concept card for recommended prerequisites.
Predecessor Course(s)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Expires On
None None None None
Course Length
Approximately 14 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Online Training
Equivalent Courses  N/A
Availability All
Walk-ins Authorized  N/A
Pre-work required   No
First Offering  1/31/2022
ACE Recommended Credits  YES
Continuous Education Units  1.4
Continuous Learning Points 14 
Reservist Retirement Points 4  
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
Fulfillment Eligible   YES
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Recommended Prerequisites:
  • ACQ 1010 Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  • BUS 1100 Business Essentials
Additional Notes:
  • Due to DoD Policy requirements, there is no "test-through" option for this course.
  • 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).