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White graduation cap icon CLE 077  Defense Business Systems (DBS) Acquisition

Defense Business Systems (DBS) Acquisition

Based on DoDI 5000.75, Business Systems requirements and Acquisition, this Online Training (OLT) course provides an introduction to Defense Business Systems (DBS) and the policies for the use of the business capability acquisition cycle (BCAC). It includes an explanation of the implementation of the Clinger Cohen Act of 1996, Title 40. U.S. Code 40 U.S.C. 1401 et seq. Public. Law. 104-106, and describes the BCAC roles needed to implement the DoDI 5000.75 as well as how you need to tailor your acquisition and implementation of a DBS.





Acquisition workforce members with no demonstrated superior domain engineering, testing, manufacturing, IT, or technology expertise


  • 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).