Overview of USD(AT & L) Continuous Learning Policy.Acquisition personnel in Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act The Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) was signed into law in November 1990. It requires the Department of Defense to establish education and training standards, requirements, and courses for the civilian and military workforce. (DAWIA DAWIA Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act of 1990 ) billets who are certified to the level of their position must earn 80 continuous learning "points" to meet Continuous Learning Policy requirements issued by the USD USD
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The currency market, also known as the Foreign Exchange market, is the largest financial market in the world, with a daily average volume of over US $1 trillion. (AT & L) on Sep. 13, 2002. Continuous learning augments minimum education, training, and experience standards. Participating in continuous learning will enhance your career by helping you to:
* Stay current in acquisition functional areas, acquisition and logistics excellence-related subjects, and emerging acquisition policy
* Complete mandatory and assignment-specific training required for higher levels of DAWIA certification
* Complete "desired" training in your career field
* Cross-train to become familiar with, or certified in, multiple acquisition career fields
* Complete your undergraduate or advanced degree
* Learn by experience
* Develop your leadership and management skills.
A point is generally equivalent to one hour of education, training, or developmental activity. Continuous learning points build quickly when you attend training courses, conferences, and seminars; complete leadership training courses at colleges/universities; participate in professional activities; or pursue training through distance learning. Continuous learning points are assigned to distance learning courses <http://clc.dau.mil> based on their academic credits or continuing education units continuing education unit (CEU),
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