CERTIFICATION STANDARDS & CORE PLUS DEVELOPMENT GUIDE
PROGRAM MANAGEMENT  LEVEL2
Type of Assignment  Representative Activities
Program Manager   
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  Foundational Earned Value Management (CACQ 005 in development)
  CACQ 005 - Foundational Earned Value Management Credential (in development)
Acquisition of Services   
  CCON 008 - Commercial Acquisition Credential (in development)
  CCON 025 - Contracting for Services Credential (in development)
  
  
  CLCL 008 - Product Support Arrangements Credential (in development)
Software Acquisition Management   TBD
  TBD
Information Technology Management   
  
  
  
  
  
  
  CENG 005 - DevSecOps Intermediate Credential (in development)
  CENG 006 - DevSecOps Advanced Credential (in development)
  CENG 007 - Software Engineer Intermediate Credential (in development)
  CENG 008 - Software Engineer Advanced Credential (in development)
  CENG 009 - Software Assurance Intermediate Credential (in development)
  CENG 010 - Software Assurance Advanced Credential (in development)
International Programs   Foreign Investment Security and National Security Concerns (ACQ 3200 in development)
  ACQ 3200 - Foreign Investment Security and National Security Concerns (in development)
  CACQ 012 - International Acquisition/Security Cooperation for Program Managers Credential (in development)
  INT 1110 - International Acquisition/Security Cooperation Foundation (in development)
  INT 2110 - International Acquisition/Security Cooperation Program Management (in development)
Management of Programs in Sustainment   TBD
  
  
  
  
  
  CLCL 008 - Product Support Arrangement Credential (in development)
 
Core Certification Standards (Required for DAWIA certification.)
 Acquisition Training   The virtual or "V" version of a course noted by the "V" after the course number in the course ID is acceptable in lieu of the (R) version of a course.
  ACQ 2020  Intermediate Systems Acquisition, Part A
  ACQ 2030  Intermediate Systems Acquisition, Part B (R)
 Functional Training   PMT 2520  Program Management Tools Course, Part I
  PMT 2570V  Program Management Tools Course
  CON 121  Contract Planning
  CON 124  Contract Execution
  CON 127  Contract Management
  EVM 101  Fundamentals of Earned Value Management
  ISA 1011  Basic Information Systems Acquisition
 Education   Formal education not required for certification
 Experience   2 years in program management with cost, schedule, and performance responsibilities


Core Plus Development Guide (Desired training, education, and experience) Type of Assignment
Training Program Manager Acquisition of Services Software Acquisition Management Information Technology Management International Programs Management of Programs in Sustainment
  ACQ 315 Understanding Industry (R)            
  BCF 216 Applied Operating and Support Cost Analysis (R)            
  CLE 004 Introduction to Lean Enterprise Concepts            
  CLE 022 Program Manager Introduction to Anti-Tamper            
  CLM 025 Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Acquisition for Program Managers            
  CLM 031 Improved Statement of Work            
  LOG 0020 Defense Logistics Agency Support to the PM            
  LOG 0060 Public-Private Partnerships            
  LOG 105 Fundamentals of System Sustainment Management            
  PQM 101 Production, Quality, and Manufacturing Fundamentals            
Education
  Master’s degree, preferably with a major in engineering, systems management, business administration, or a related field
  Master’s degree, preferably with a major in engineering, systems management, business administration, or a related field
Experience
  2 additional years acquisition experience, preferably in a systems program office or similar organization
  2 additional years acquisition experience, preferably in a systems program office or similar organization
Notes:
2 An "(R)" following a course title indicates the course is delivered as instructor-led/resident-based instruction.
21 If a virtual instructor-led version of a course is available, the course number is noted by the “V” after the course ID. The “V” course is acceptable in lieu of the (R) version of the course. For example, ACQ 2030V is acceptable in lieu of ACQ 2030. A separate concept card is available at: https://icatalog.dau.edu/icatalog_home.aspx