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White graduation cap icon SWE 0016  Capability Needs Statement

Capability Needs Statement

This online training (OLT) micro-course provides learners with the information necessary to recognize that the Capability Needs Statement (CNS) provides the necessary details (requirements) about the desired product to assist the organization with development of the product vision. This vision is necessary for the developers to ensure they are producing the right product and producing the product “right”.





Members of the Engineering and Technical Management Functional Area who are engaged in software development.


  • 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.
  • Since this course is less than 30 minutes, no CLPs are assigned. To receive CLP credit, students should bundle the completion of this and similar courses together and apply to their supervisor for CLP approval.