BCF 110

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(Last Modified:03-Apr-2019)


This course provides fundamental knowledge, training, and skills necessary to create a uniform understanding of the Department’s strategy, approach and methodology to financial management for acquisition professionals. It delivers an immersive and engaging learning experience with a broad overview of the Department’s Planning, Programming, Budging, and Execution (PPBE) process from a financial manager/program office perspective. Participants will gain a wider understanding of how our nation's National Security Strategy drives the Department PPBE process and how the program office, the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Office of Management and Budget, and Congress participates within this process.
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Target Attendees
Military officers and DoD civilians working in or selected for positions requiring knowledge or use of funds management principles. Industry personnel in equivalent fields are encouraged to attend.
  • ACQ 101, Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  • 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 103 Fundamentals of Business Financial Management PGC 01-Oct-2018
    BCF 201 Systems Acquisition Funds Management PCW 01-Oct-2010
    BFM 201 Systems Acquisition Funds Management PCW 01-Oct-2010
    Course Length
    Approximately 23 hours to complete this course
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Distance Learning
    Equivalent Courses None
    ACE Recommended Credits None
    PDS Code BZ8
    DAU Public (material/prework) YES
    Continuing Education Units   2.3
    Continuous Learning Points  23
    Reservist Retirement Points  6
    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.