USD(R&E) Memorandum: The USD(R&E) Functional Leader for the Engineering (ENG) and Production, Quality, and Manufacturing (PQM) Acquisition Career Fields (ACFs) approved changes to the Fiscal Year 2020 certification standards for these two ACFs. Summary of significant changes:
– For ENG Level I, they will remove CLE004 Introduction to Lean Enterprise Concepts and add CLE003 Technical Reviews as functional training requirements for certification
– For ENG Level II, they will CLE003 from ENG Level II certification.
– A a minor change to the functional specific requirements for ENG KLPs.
– For PQM Level III, add CLL008 to the Core Plus Developmental Guide
These changes will be applicable to Department of Defense acquisition workforce personnel desiring certification after 30 September 2019.