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White graduation cap icon WSE 023 Agency Enrollment Workshop

Defense Standardization Workshop

The Defense Standardization Workshop covers DoD policies and procedures for the development, management, and use of nongovernment standards, commercial item descriptions, and specifications and standards. Group practical exercises tailored to the customer’s organization emphasize the application of standardization tools, policies, and procedures described in CLE 028 Market Research for Technical Personnel, CLE 064 Standardization in the Acquisition Lifecycle, and CLE 065 Standardization Documents.
Upon completion, the participant will be able to apply the following critical behaviors in the workplace:

  • Determine when specifications, standards and policy initiatives need to be used.
  • Evaluate when Performance Specifications should be used.
  • Apply detailed Specifications when needed."




    This workshop is designed for professionals actively involved in the development, review, use or management of specifications and standards, handbooks, commercial item descriptions, or nongovernment standards.


  • Prior to attending class, students must obtain an account for ASSIST Online and become familiar with the ASSIST functionality. Accounts can be applied for on-line at ASSIST Online and generally take 2 to 5 business days to process applications.
  • Fee-For-Service arrangements may be required.
  • To inquire about or request this course for your organization, click the Apply for Course button in the upper right corner.
  • The CLPs referenced above presume off-the-shelf delivery.
  • Non-FFS offerings available for registration through the DAU Virtual Campus