CLG 006

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iCatalog Home CLG 006  Certifying Officer Legislation Training for Purchase Card Payments
(Last Modified:09-Feb-2017)


This continuous learning module covers the background, statutory requirements, and regulations governing Certifying Officers (COs) as well as their pecuniary liability for potential losses of funds due to erroneous payments they had certified, and their rights as an accountable official.
Target Attendees
DOD Purchase Card Certifying Officers (COs)
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
None None None None
Course Length
Approximately 2 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Continuous Learning
Equivalent Courses N/A
ACE Recommended Credits N/A
DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
Continuing Education Units   0
Continuous Learning Points  2
Reservist Retirement Points  1
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • This module is mandatory for Primary and Alternate Approving/Billing Officials (A/BOs) who are Certifying Officers, and Certifying Officers who are not Primary or Alternate A/BOs (e.g., U.S. Air Force Financial Service Officers). It is highly recommended for Level 4 A/OPCs, Supervisors of Primary or Alternate A/BOs, and Supervisors of GPC Certifying Officers. It is recommended for Comptroller, Resource Manager (RM) or Budget Officials supporting GPC accounts; and Supervisors of Level 3 A/OPCs.
  • (Click Here) for the technical requirements for this course.
  • You have 60 calendar days to complete this course.
  • All exams in the module that must be passed with a 100% score.
  • After passing your exam, please be sure to complete the required Module Survey from the Table of Contents. You will not be graduated until you have completed the Survey. If you experience any difficulty in completing the Survey, please contact the DAU Help Desk to ensure that you receive proper credit.