COURSE: WENG 500 Cost EngineeringOBJECTIVE: For each student to comprehend and implement Tri-Service policy and analyze cost estimates to more effectively plan, program, budget and execute Air Force infrastructure requirements. DESCRIPTION: This course prepares students for the role of reviewer/approver in the Air Force Engineer project programming process. This role involves analyzing estimates from the perspective of Basis of Estimate, the actual costs involved and the risks involved. The course does review material to be tested on the DoD Certified Cost Engineer exam. Graduates who have an approved application from the Air Force Life Cycle Cost Engineer will be eligible to take the Level 2 (DoD) certification necessary to review and certify project cost data at the headquarters level.