WSE 027 Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) Awareness and Planning Workshop
In the Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) Workshop participants will learn how MOSA can be integrated into a program strategy to achieve competitive, affordable, and efficiently sustained systems over their life cycle. This workshop is designed for acquisition personnel wanting to:
  • integrate a MOSA into their acquisition strategy;
  • gain knowledge on the value and benefits of applying MOSA;
  • become familiar with MOSA policies, guidance, and artifacts identified in the Adaptive Acquisition Framework Document Identification Tool (AAFDID);
  • understand the resources available to support MOSA implementation;
  • discuss the key considerations related to MOSA's use and implementation.
    This workshop can be tailored to facilitate the development of your acquisition program's MOSA and/or your organization's MOSA guidance.
  • Objectives
    • To encourage attendees to implement MOSA
    • To include MOSA in acquisition strategies and planning activities
    Target Attendees
    Acquisition workforce members who develop and/or support approval of acquisition program strategies and any member who wants to learn more about MOSA
    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
    Two hours for the MOSA Awareness Open Enrollment Workshop. Intact MOSA workshops vary in length depending on your team’s requirement.
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode  Workshop
    Equivalent Courses  None
    ACE Recommended Credits  N/A
    PDS Code  None
    Walk-ins Authorized  N/A
    Pre-work required   No
    First Offering  
    Continuous Education Units  0
    Continuous Learning Points
    Reservist Retirement Points 0  
    Historical Allocations  Click here
    Fulfillment Eligible   N/A
    Technical Requirements Click Here
    • This workshop offered virtually, hybrid, or in-person