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



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End Date

Live Internet 22B 01 Nov 2021 05 Nov 2021
Live Internet 22E 10 Jan 2022 14 Jan 2022
Robins AFB, GA 22F-O 01 Feb 2022 03 Feb 2022
Live Internet 22G 14 Feb 2022 18 Feb 2022
Live Internet 22H 14 Mar 2022 18 Mar 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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