WKSP 0490 - Current Topics in Cost Estimating

Video placeholder

This workshop is an outstanding opportunity for journeyman/senior- level cost practitioners to learn about issues and initiatives impacting their jobs as acquisition cost estimators. Due to the dynamic acquisition and cost estimating environments, along with cost estimators level cost practitioners to learn about issues and initiatives impacting their jobs as acquisition cost estimators, along with cost estimators’ busy schedules, cost analysts are challenged to keep up with the multitude of policy changes. This 3.5 day workshop covers many of the critical topics that impact accurate cost estimating. Topics will vary somewhat between each annual offering in order to address the most recent changes to policy and instruction. The workshop enables students to engage with various experts for the topics presented. Also, this workshop is a wonderful opportunity for students to learn from each other. Students benefit from exposure to the wide range of current topics in the acquisition and support arenas that helps them assess the impacts to their roles and responsibilities as cost estimators.

To Apply

Grade Restrictions: Military - O-3 to O-6 Civilian - GS-11 to GS-15

Special Requirements: Must have 4 years experience in a cost estimating position and performing at Air Force product centers, air logistic centers, test centers, laboratories or headquarters. and a level 2 APDP certification in cost estimating.



Offering #

Start Date

End Date

Joint Base Andrews, MD 24A 27 Aug 2024 30 Aug 2024

Meet the Instructors

Course Information

How to apply for a course (1 of 2) How to book a course (2 of 2) How to obtain your course certificate How to withdraw from a course

Delivery Method: In-Residence or On-site Course

Course Length: 3.5 days

Event Type: Training (Functional, Technical)

Primary Audience: Cost Analysts and Cost Estimators in Acquisition Positions

CL Points: 28


Return to the catalog
Return to the top of the page

Air Force Institute of Technology
2950 Hobson Way
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433-7765
Commercial: 937-255-6565 | DSN: 785-6565