EVM 101

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(Last Modified:27-Sep-2018)


In a virtual classroom environment, professionals learn additional information about earned value management (EVM), which is introduced in the prerequisite course. The course summarizes the language, data reports, metrics, graphs, and management processes associated with EVM as they apply to DoD acquisition management. Professionals also learn the processes related to the Performance Measurement Baseline, the Integrated Baseline Review, and the 32 Guidelines prescribed in Section 2 of the Electronic Industries Alliance Standard (EIA-748) for EVM systems. Finally, professionals evaluate and compute basic EVM metrics and EVM metric-based estimates at completion.
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Target Attendees
This course is for military officers, O-1 and above; civilians, GS-9 and above; and equivalent industry personnel in positions requiring knowledge and use of EVM.
  • ACQ 101, Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  • CLC 024, Basic Math Tutorial
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    BCF 102 Fundamentals of Earned Value Management Q1B INDEF
    Course Length
    Approximately 19 hours to complete this course
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Distance Learning
    Equivalent Courses YES
    ACE Recommended Credits YES
    PDS Code ZNK
    DAU Public (material/prework) YES
    Continuing Education Units   1.9
    Continuous Learning Points  19
    Reservist Retirement Points  5
    Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
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  • All exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%. You will have 2 opportunities to retake an exam in its entirety. After a 3rd failure, you will automatically be restarted in the course.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.