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iCatalog Home PMT 257 Program Management Tools Course, Part II
(Last Modified:07-Nov-2018)


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This course provides application skills needed in a program office as an integrated product team lead. It is a follow-on course to Program Management Tools, Part I and is designed to enhance journeyman-level skills. This course prepares defense acquisition professionals for work in the Program Offices and for the Level III Program Management required training.
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Target Attendees
This course is designed for military officers O-3 through O-4, and civilians, GS-12 through GS-13, in the Program Management career field.
  • ACQ 203, Intermediate Systems Acquisition, Part B
  • EVM 101, Fundamentals of Earned Value Management
  • PMT 252, Program Management Tools Course, Part I
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    PMT 250 Program Management Tools PGM 01-Oct-2012
    PMT 256 Program Management Tools Course, Part II JQ5 01-Oct-2012
    Course Length
    4.5 class days
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Facilitated/Online
    Equivalent Courses YES
    ACE Recommended Credits YES
    PDS Code JJC
    DAU Public (material/prework) YES
    Continuing Education Units   4.3
    Continuous Learning Points  43
    Reservist Retirement Points  0
    Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
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  • Students are required to participate in telephone conferences beginning at 8:00 am and lasting as late as 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday. The class normally ends around 2:30 pm on Friday. All times are in the local time zone of the DAU region assigned to teach the offering.
  • The telephone conference will be conducted using DAU audio bridges in conjunction with Defense Collaboration Services (DCS), the Department of Defense's open source collaborations service.
  • DAU audio bridges use commercial phone lines with no toll-free or DSN capabilities; DAU does not reimburse student phone or internet charges.
  • Students should not schedule themselves for any other work-related activity while participating in this class.
  • Pre-work required to be completed not later than the Thursday prior to the class start date / Walk-ins NOT authorized.
  • Official registration closes on the Tuesday prior to the class start date.