INT 1110 International Acquisition/Security Cooperation Foundation
This Online Training (OLT) course, International Acquisition/Security Cooperation Foundation provides students with the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills in applying U.S. Government (USG) and DoD International Acquisition and Exportability (IA&E) and DoD Security Cooperation concepts and policies used to establish various types of DoD international acquisition transactions throughout the acquisition lifecycle. The course begins with an overview of USG and DoD IA&E objectives, scope, and overarching policies at the national level. The second module describes the DoD framework used to plan and analyze program-level IA&E considerations: IA&E Planning & Analysis; International Cooperative Programs (ICPs); Defense Sales & Transfers; Defense Exportability; Technology Security & Foreign Disclosure; and International Contracting. The third module focuses on USG/DoD international acquisition program forms used to establish DoD international transactions including: ICPs, Foreign Military Sales (FMS); Defense Commercial Sales (DCS), Building Partner Capacity; and Hybrid DCS/FMS and ICP/FMS arrangements. The course concludes with a final module that explores how DoD’s IA&E framework and USG/DoD international acquisition forms are used in various program-level scenarios to formulate and implement international transactions to achieve optimal IA&E outcomes that further U.S. national interests.
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Target Attendees
Open to all but recommended for Acquisition Workforce (AWF) members in Program Management (PM) and other Functional Areas, including those members who are also part of the DoD Security Cooperation Workforce (SCW) Acquisition Management Area of Concentration, that have a role in program/project-level IA&E planning and management activities. INT 1110 is specifically designed for AWF/SCW members assigned to programs/projects who require the knowledge and ability to apply foundational DoD IA&E concepts and policies in the planning, establishment, and implementation of USG/DoD international acquisition transactions.
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  N/A
ACE Recommended Credits  None
PDS Code  H1I
Walk-ins Authorized  N/A
Pre-work required   No
First Offering  12/22/2022
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).