CERTIFICATION STANDARDS & CORE PLUS DEVELOPMENT GUIDE
PURCHASING  LEVEL2
Type of Assignment  Representative Activities
Purchasing Agent or Supervisory Purchasing Agent   Purchases, rents, or leases supplies, services and equipment through either simplified acquisition procedures or placement of orders against pre-established contractual instruments to support operational requirements
 
Core Certification Standards (Required for DAWIA certification.)
 Acquisition Training   None required
 Functional Training   CON 121  Contract Planning
  CON 124  Contract Execution
  CON 127  Contract Management
  CLC 033  Contract Format and Structure for DoD e-Business Environment
 Education   Formal education not required for certification
 Experience   2 years of experience in purchasing


Core Plus Development Guide (Desired training, education, and experience) Type of Assignment
Training Sup/Pur Agent
  ACQ 101 Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  CLC 020 Commercial Item Determination
  CLC 023 Commercial Item Determination Executive Overview
  CLC 027 Buy American Statute
  CLC 060 Time and Materials Contracts
  CLC 104 Analyzing Profit or Fee
  CLC 131 Commercial Item Pricing
  CON 216 Legal Considerations in Contracting
Education
  32 semester hours of undergraduate work with emphasis in business.
Experience
  None specified
Notes:
1 The Core Certification Standards section lists the training and/or education and experience REQUIRED for certification at this level for this career field within 24 months of assignment.
2 “(R)” following a course title indicates the course is delivered as resident-based instruction.
8 Level II is the highest certification level for this career field.
9 The Core Certification Standards section lists the training, education, and experience required for certification at this level. To be certified at this level, workforce members must also possess a Level I certification in Purchasing.
10 When preparing your IDP, you and your supervisor should consider the training, education, and experience listed in the Core Plus Development Guide at this and the lower level(s) if not already completed. Personnel that have completed all elements of this and the lower-level guide should consider the guides associated with the Contracting career field for further development.