SYS 208 - Life Cycle Risk Management Course

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***COMPLETION OF SYS 118, INTRODUCTION TO LIFE CYCLE RISK MANAGEMENT, IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED BEFORE ATTENDING THIS COURSE*** This course covers the basics of acquisition/program risk and how to effectively manage risk throughout a program's life cycle to achieve program goals within cost and schedule constraints. New DoD and Air Force regulations and guidance related to Life Cycle Risk Management (LCRM) are covered. The five-step LCRM process is introduced and tools and techniques associated with this process are explained. Students work in simulated Integrated Product Teams on a real-world acquisition exercise to apply these techniques to help reinforce the concepts and importance of program risk management.

To Apply

Grade Restrictions: None

Special Requirements: None



Offering #

Start Date

End Date

Live Internet 22O 15 Aug 2022 19 Aug 2022
Live Internet 22P 12 Sep 2022 16 Sep 2022
AFIT - Wright-Patterson AFB (Area B), OH 23A 04 Oct 2022 06 Oct 2022
Live Internet 23B 31 Oct 2022 04 Nov 2022
Patrick AFB, FL 23C-O 15 Nov 2022 18 Nov 2022
Live Internet 23D 05 Dec 2022 09 Dec 2022

Meet the Instructors

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Steven R Glazewski
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Winn Holcombe

Course Information

Delivery Method: In-Residence/ On-Site Course and VIRR

Course Length: 3 days

Event Type: Training (Functional, Technical)

Primary Audience: Civilian grades GS-5 and higher, all military ranks. The course is primarily targeted for anyone involved in new acquisitions, sustainment of systems, or the management of services. Knowledge of DoD acquisition is desired, but not required.

CL Points: 24


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