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Foundational Intellectual Property (IP) Credential

Acquisition professionals who work with intellectual property (IP) and Data Rights will gain essential skills for effective acquisition, licensing, and management of IP in accordance with the core principles outlined in DoD Instruction 5010.44, Intellectual Property (IP) Acquisition and Licensing. Through a series of informative and engaging online training courses, you’ll learn the fundamentals of integrating IP and Data Rights planning into acquisition and product support strategies and protecting core DoD interests across the entire life cycle. Delve into topics like IP valuation, Modular Open Systems Approaches (MOSA), IP strategy development, data management planning and proper data markings. Enrolling in this credential will empower you to navigate IP complexities effectively, contributing significantly to programmatic success and enhancing support throughout the system's life cycle.

Estimated time to complete this credential is 20 hours. Earn up to 22 CLPs.

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ID Title Delivery Method
CLM 076 Data Markings Online Training (OLT)
CLM 075 Data Acquisition Online Training (OLT)
CLM 072 Data Management Strategy Development Online Training (OLT)
CLM 071 Introduction to Data Management Online Training (OLT)
CLM 002 Intellectual Property (IP) Valuation Online Training (OLT)
CLE 068 Intellectual Property and Data Rights Online Training (OLT)
CLE 019 Modular Open Systems Approach Online Training (OLT)


Program Managers, Contracting Officers, Technical Subject Matter Experts (e.g. logisticians, engineers, budget and financial analysts), Contracting and IP attorneys

Additional Credential Information

Credential Expiration : 5 years from date earned.
Availability : All
Continuous Learning Points : Click Here
Deployed Date : 09/28/2020
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