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Foundational Earned Value Management Credential

Defense and industry acquisition professionals with interest in learning the basics of Earned Value Management (EVM) will gain essential knowledge of the intricacies of EVM in easy-to-understand language. Ideal for non-EVM acquisition professionals who want to learn the basics, this credential comprises four sets of short videos introducing you to crucial topics like integrating EVM into contracts, mastering an Integrated Baseline Review (IBR) and reading program schedules. You will embark on a streamlined path to grasping EVM's essence and application and become equipped to harness its benefits effectively in your professional endeavors. This credential is a gateway to understanding and leveraging EVM as a powerful integrated program management tool.

Estimated time to complete this credential is 3 hours. Earn up to 3 CLPs.

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ID Title Delivery Method


DoD or industry acquisition professional working in any functional area with interest in learning the basics of EVM.

Additional Credential Information

Credential Expiration : 5 years from date earned.
Availability : All
Continuous Learning Points : Click Here
Deployed Date : 07/20/2022
Credentials Restrictions :


  • Predecessor courses may not be used to complete credential requirements.
  • All students must have a DAUID.
  • Enroll in a Credential through the DAU Virtual Campus at https://dau.csod.com