LOG 2350 Performance-Based Logistics (PBL)
This fast-paced, cross-disciplinary course is enabled through a dynamic e-learning environment and is focused on developing an understanding of outcome-based product support strategies. It teaches professionals about the interrelationship of Performance Based Logistics (PBL) policy and practice and demonstrates the linkage between PBL and the acquisition process, the Product Support Business Model, and the 12-step Product Support Strategy Process Model. Professionals will gain knowledge of how the early integration of supportability factors into the systems-development process can help lead to successful outcome-based support strategies and optimized system readiness throughout a weapons systems’ life cycle. The course also provides an overview of requirements to design, develop, implement, and oversee a PBL program to include an understanding of Title 10 requirements, product support arrangement types, metrics, and incentives.
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Target Attendees
Members of the defense acquisition workforce, including but not limited to life cycle logisticians, product support managers, program managers, contracting officers, and systems engineers responsible for implementing and executing performance-based life cycle product support strategies in effectively and efficiently sustaining DoD weapon systems. It is also targeted for defense industry counterparts with similar responsibilities.
Required: None
Highly Recommended:
  • LOG 0110, Introduction to Performance Based Logistics
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    LOG 235 Performance-Based Logistics JHL 30-Sep-2023
    Course Length
    Approximately 8 hours to complete
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
    Equivalent Courses  None
    ACE Recommended Credits  None
    PDS Code  HGM
    Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
    Continuous Education Units  0
    Continuous Learning Points
    Reservist Retirement Points 2  
  • All exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%. You will have 2 opportunities to retake an exam in its entirety. After a 3rd failure, you will automatically be restarted in the course.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.