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White graduation cap icon CLV 016  Introduction to Earned Value Management

Introduction to Earned Value Management

The Introduction to Earned Value Management Online Training (OLT) course introduces the basics of earned value management (EVM) as it relates to acquisition program management. You will learn the five independent earned value variables and the three most common EVM metrics. At the conclusion of this course, you should be familiar with EVM-related laws passed by Congress, the Office of Management and Budget’s implementation of these laws, and current Department of Defense policy guidance regarding EVM requirements. Additionally, you should recognize how work scope, schedule, and resources are combined to establish the EVM performance measurement baseline.





Acquisition workforce members


  • 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).