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Information Technology Life Cycle Support Credential

This credential equips Defense acquisition, product support and sustainment personnel with essential skills for information technology (IT) systems continuous support. You'll increase your knowledge of resource allocation, lifecycle management, cybersecurity principles, Agile software acquisition, supply chain risk management, IT service management policies, software assurance and more. In addition, you’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of pre-award contracting, post-award contract management in Agile environments and cultural factors influencing Agile adoption. You’ll also become well versed in aspects of supply chain risk management (SCRM) for information and communication technology, relevant IT service management policies and the significance of Software Assurance (SwA) in DoD programs. Through this credential, you’ll gain insight into the complexities and challenges of DoD software life cycle management, facilitating informed decision-making and effective IT acquisitions aligned with national Defense priorities.

Estimated time to complete this credential is 37 hours. Earn up to 41 CLPs.

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ID Title Delivery Method
LOG 0270 Introduction to DoD Software Lifecycle Management Online Training (OLT)
ISA 1011 Basic Information Systems Acquisition Online Training (OLT)
ENG 0810 Software Assurance (SwA) Awareness Online Training (OLT)
CLE 083 Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) Online Training (OLT)
CLE 080 SCRM for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Online Training (OLT)
CLE 076 Introduction to Agile Software Acquisition Online Training (OLT)
CLE 074 Cybersecurity Throughout DoD Acquisition Online Training (OLT)


Defense acquisition workforce, product support, and sustainment personnel involved with software acquisition, development and sustainment.

Additional Credential Information

Credential Expiration : 5 years from date earned.
Availability : All
Continuous Learning Points : Click Here
Deployed Date : 03/22/2021
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