The Civil Engineer School

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Course Description

COURSE:  WMGT 417 Activity Management

OBJECTIVE:  The objective of this course is for each student to comprehend the fundamental principles of asset management practices throughout the Air Force Civil Engineer organizational structure. Students will comprehend and apply the tools, techniques and processes necessary to effectively manage natural and built assets for providing sustainable installations.

DESCRIPTION:  This course focuses on the Air Force’s process of activity management through the introduction of concepts that build its foundation. Students will be introduced to the fundamental principles of asset visibility, data analysis, identifying requirements, measuring performance, financial resources, planning horizons and strategies, and the various business rules that govern the obligation of centralized funds. Students will also engage in assignments that will put lecture to practice and build upon these concepts.

PRIMARY AUDIENCE:  Air Force Civil Engineer Activity Managers, Sub-Activity Managers, & Comprehensive Asset Management Plan Managers

SECONDARY AUDIENCE:  Other Operations, Engineering, & Installation Management flight Personnel; MAJCOM Optimization Personnel

GRADE:   Officers: O1-O6; Enlisted: 3EX0-6 5-level; Civilians: GS9-GS14

PREREQUISITES:  Students must be able to complete upper level undergraduate course work.
Students must successfully complete WMGT 301 – Introduction to Asset Management and WMGT 131 SMS BUILDER Level 1 before taking WMGT 417.

DELIVERY METHOD:  Virtual LIVE Broadcast (0800-1600 hrs Eastern)

Course Enrollment Closes for all AFIT CE offerings 14 days prior to Course Start Date!

Starting 1 January 2020, non-Air Force students may be charged tuition. For more information, please contact our course managers by clicking the Contact Us button.



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HOW TO APPLY:  Select a date from the list below by clicking the button. (Note: Some courses are offered only once annually). Then click the Apply button.

10-Jan-2022 to 14-Jan-2022 / Virtual (Registration closes 27-Dec-2021)
18-Jul-2022 to 22-Jul-2022 / Web Enabled (Registration closes 04-Jul-2022)


Air Force Institute of Technology
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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433-7765
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