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White graduation cap icon CMQ 1040  Parachutes Basic

Parachutes Basic

The Parachutes Basic online training (OLT) course is designed presents specific concepts, facts, principles, processes, and procedures designed to aid DCMA personnel in effectively performing parachute systems contract surveillance as part of their commitment to Government Contract Quality Assurance (GCQA) and in accordance with DCMA Policies, and Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 46, other federal regulatory guidance, references, and best practices.


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



DCMA personnel performing Government Contract Quality Assurance (GCQA) at contractor facilities where parachute products are being manufactured and delivered.


Recommended Prerequisite:
  • CMQ 1030 Clothing & Textiles Basic
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).