BCF 110 Fundamentals of Business Financial Management
This course provides fundamental knowledge, training, and skills necessary to create a uniform understanding of the Department’s strategy, approach and methodology to financial management for acquisition professionals. It delivers an immersive and engaging learning experience with a broad overview of the Department’s Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution (PPBE) process from a financial manager/program office perspective. Participants will gain a wider understanding of how our nation's National Security Strategy drives the Department PPBE process and how the program office, the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Office of Management and Budget, and Congress participates within this process.
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Target Attendees
Military officers and DoD civilians working in or selected for positions requiring knowledge or use of funds management principles. Industry personnel in equivalent fields are encouraged to attend.
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 22 hours to complete this course
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses  None
ACE Recommended Credits  YES
PDS Code  BZ8
Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
Continuous Education Units  2.2
Continuous Learning Points 22 
Reservist Retirement Points 6  
Completing ACQ 1010 prior to registering is recommended.
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  • All exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%. If you fail the first attempt, you will have two more opportunities to retake an exam in its entirety. After a third failure, you will automatically be restarted in the course.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
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