BFM 1000 Fundamentals of Acquisition Financial Management
This 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.
Required: None
Highly Recommended:
  • ACQ 1010, Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  • BUS 1100, Business Essentials
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 9 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses  None
ACE Recommended Credits  None
Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
Continuous Education Units  0
Continuous Learning Points
Reservist Retirement Points 2  
  • 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.