RQM 1510 Analysis of Alternatives
This Online Training (OLT) course trains Department of Defense personnel in the process used to conduct an Analysis of Alternatives. The AoA is the analytic process that DoD organizations use to make materiel solution decisions which balance cost, performance, schedule and risk in order to close or mitigate warfighter capability gaps.
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Target Attendees
This module is designed primarily for individuals who lead or directly support Analyses of Alternatives (AoAs). The intended audience encompasses individuals in the DoD's and defense industry's requirements, acquisition and resourcing communities. This course is open to military, civilian, and DoD support contractors.
Required: None
See "Notes" section below for recommended prerequisites.
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 2 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses  N/A
ACE Recommended Credits  None
PDS Code  H1P
Walk-ins Authorized  N/A
Pre-work required   No
First Offering  2/8/2023
Continuous Education Units  0
Continuous Learning Points
Reservist Retirement Points 1  
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Fulfillment Eligible   N/A
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Recommended Prerequisites:
  • RQM 1010, Introduction to the Joint Capabilities Integration & Development System
Additional Notes:
  • 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).