CLM 025

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iCatalog Home CLM 025 Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Acquisition for Program Managers
(Last Modified:27-Mar-2014)



This module is intended for program managers who are responsible for the acquisition and sustainment of a single program. Members of integrated product teams and contractors who support the program manager may also find value in this module. The module provides an overview of the fundamental challenges faced by organizations when they integrate commercial items to form a system; addresses the issues involved in buying from the commercial marketplace; summarizes lessons learned from programs that have made extensive use of commercial items; and offers suggestions.
Target Attendees
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 3 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Continuous Learning
Equivalent Courses None
ACE Recommended Credits N/A
DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
Continuing Education Units   0
Continuous Learning Points  3
Reservist Retirement Points  1
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
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  • You have 60 days to complete this course.
  • This course contains an end of module test 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 from the module 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.