SYS 120 - Teaming with Defense Contract Management Agency DCMA

Must attend, synergistic team- building class presented by dynamic, experienced and enthusiastic acquisition, program management and financial management professionals. The course combines lecture, extensive student interaction and hands on class room exercises that increase awareness and understanding of the acquisition process and enable effective interaction between DCMA and Air Force personnel in diverse disciplines including acquisition, program management, finance, engineering, technical, logistical and contracting. This class highlights the roles, organization and interaction of DCMA and AFMC Integrated Product Team IPT members in the context of Pre-Award, Post- Award and Contract Close Out processes. Additional guest lecturers provide insight into the Defense Contract Audit Agency DCAA and Defense Finance and Accounting Service DFAS roles and responsibilities in Air Force acquisition and program management. Attendance provides concrete team building skills and professional net working opportunities.

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Grade Restrictions: None

Special Requirements: Course attendance is limited to 20 students: 10 AFMC/Air Force and 10 DCMA personnel. Applications in excess of these numbers will be wait- listed to fill any last minute cancellations. Classroom seating will be in groups of 3-4 students to facilitate class room exercises. This course does not lend itself to an auditorium setting.



Offering #

Start Date

End Date

Eglin AFB, FL 24H 01 May 2024 02 May 2024
AFIT - Wright-Patterson AFB (Area B), OH 24I 28 May 2024 29 May 2024
Tinker AFB, OK 24G 04 Jun 2024 05 Jun 2024

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Delivery Method: In-Residence or On-site Course

Course Length: 16 hrs

Event Type: Training (Functional, Technical)

Primary Audience: This course is designed for junior to mid-level managers who occupy functional leadership positions and others who are in regular contact with Defense Contract Management Agency DCMA. The course is open to ranks from Second Lieutenant to Major, Staff Sergeant through Chief Master Sergeant and GS-7 through GS- 13.

CL Points: 16


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Air Force Institute of Technology
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