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Advanced Contingency Contracting Credential

Advanced Contingency Contracting Credential develops skills for Contracting Personnel who will be running the contingency contracting support operation provided to Joint Forces across the full spectrum of military operations. Exercises focus on unique aspects of contingency operations, critical thinking skills, and the execution of appropriate contractual instruments. Attendees will gain insight into tactical and strategic Contingency Contracting Mission Support and Operational Contract Support (OCS) Doctrine.

Estimated time to complete this credential is 28 hours. Earn up to 31 CLPs.

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ID Title Delivery Method
CON 8400V Advanced Contingency Contracting Officer's Course Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)
CON 0830 Private Security Contractors (PSCs) Online Training (OLT)
CON 0800 Planning for and Managing Contractors in Operations Online Training (OLT)


Contracting functional area personnel who are deployable to a Contingency Area of Operation (CAO) as a Chief of Contracting or Senior Contracting Official as well as contracting officers who will be awarding external support contracts from a CONUS installation. Recommended for other DoD personnel involved in Operational Contract Support (OCS) planning.

Additional Credential Information

Credential Expiration : 5 years from date earned.
Availability : All
Continuous Learning Points : Click Here
Deployed Date : 02/15/2023
Credentials Restrictions :


  • Predecessor Courses may not be used to complete credential requirements.
  • Completion of CCON 014A is recommended prior to registration of CCON 015A.
  • This credential requires the completion of a Virtual Instructor-Led Course (VILT): CON 8400V. Priority for VILT courses goes to members of the Defense Acquisition Workforce. All others may find it difficult to complete this requirement if it has not already been completed at the time of enrollment in the credential.
  • All students must have a DAUID.
  • Enroll in a Credential through the DAU Learning Management System (LMS) at https://dau.csod.com