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White graduation cap icon BCE 2500  Cost Assessment Data Enterprise (CADE) 201

Cost Assessment Data Enterprise (CADE) 201

This Online Training (OLT) course provides a dynamic, scenario-driven learning environment oriented towards critical skills needed during the Software Cost Data Collection processes. Students will experience hands-on application exercises required to increase their ability to collect, organize, display, and analyze data. This course is broken out into four sections comprising of the following: CSDR Planning, CSDR Implementation, Data Access in CADE, and FlexFile Insights and Implementation Tips.


See the "Notes" section of this course's concept card for recommended prerequisite.



Acquisition professionals with 4 years or less of acquisition experience in cost estimating and serving a program office, PEO, Service/Defense agency level, or supporting a program that reports to a Service Acquisition Executive (SAE)


Recommended Prerequisite:
  • BCE 1700 Cost Assessment Data Enterprise (CADE) 101
Additional Notes:
  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).