SBP 101

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iCatalog Home SBP 101 Introduction to Small Business Programs, Part A
(Last Modified:01-Mar-2015)



This course targets new entrants to the Small Business Professional career field and will cover the small business vision, goals, culture, and values from the view of the Functional Leader, A&S, and the SECDEF. There will also be a review of the small business cases and success stories highlighting the contributions small businesses make to the success of the Department. The course will provide key, baseline business processes, tools, legislation/policies, and procedures, included funded programs and socioeconomic programs. Finally, the course will discuss the expectations of small business professionals throughout the Department to help provide an understanding of where and how they fit into the Defense acquisition landscape.
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Target Attendees
New entrants to the Small Business Professional career field and all new acquisition professionals who partake in matters relating the DoD Small Business Program.
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
CON 260A The Small Business Program, Part A J08 30-Sep-2019
CON 260B The Small Business Program, Part B J09 30-Sep-2019
Course Length
Approximately 8 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Distance Learning
Equivalent Courses None
ACE Recommended Credits None
DAU Public (material/prework) YES
Continuing Education Units   0.8
Continuous Learning Points  8
Reservist Retirement Points  2
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
  • It is recommended to take SBP 120 first and prior to SBP 101 for those new to Acquisition.
  • For those with at least 2 years Acquisition experience, it is recommended to take SBP 101 first and then take SBP 110 and 120 in any order, even before SBP 102, due to limited seat availability of SBP 102.
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  • You have 60 calendar days to complete this course.
  • All exams in the module that must be passed with a 100% score.