STM 1010 Introduction to DoD Science and Technology Management
This online training (OLT) course provides an introduction to the management of developing and transitioning new technologies from the Department of Defense research enterprise to its customers, including acquisition programs, warfighters, and industry. It provides an overview of the role of science and technology in the systems acquisition life cycle. The course focuses on the processes, techniques, policies and best practices that will be employed to ensure the Department is investing in appropriate technologies and that those technologies are refined, matured, and protected to be ready for use in a timely fashion to provide its warfighters with the technological edge needed to accomplish their mission.
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Target Attendees
This course is intended for acquisition personnel who conduct science and technology project management and personnel in other functional areas who deal with science and technology.
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
PDS Code  HH1
Walk-ins Authorized  N/A
Pre-work required   No
First Offering  4/7/2022
Continuous Education Units  0
Continuous Learning Points
Reservist Retirement Points 1  
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Fulfillment Eligible   N/A
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  • 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).