Verified P/PM Course Vendor Listing

Below is a list of commercial vendors, colleges and universities, and other organizations that have had their class FAI Verified prior to the FAI Verification Program being put on hold. For the FAC-COR and FAC-P/PM programs, FAI does NOT recommend restricting to verified vendors only. For a complete list of commercial vendors who offer training in one or more of the FAC programs, please reference the commercial vendor page


Entry-Level Courses

Provider
Course
Competencies
Course Hours
Requirements & Management
Technical Outcomes*
Contracting
Business, Cost Estimating & Financial Management
Leadership
FAI FPM 120A** --- --- --- --- --- 20
FPM 120B** --- --- --- --- --- 22
FPM 121** 40
VA Acquisition Academy
FPM 120**
--- ---
---
---
---
40
FPM 121**
40
TwentyEighty Strategy (formerly ESI) FPM 111       24
FPM 112         24
FPM 113         24
FPM 114         16
FPM 121** 40
FAC Academy FPM 101
 
 
  32
FPM 102
 
   
 
24
FPM 103
   
 
 
24
FPM 104
 
   
 
16
FPM 121** 40
MCI FPM 116       24
FPM 117         16
FPM 118         16
FPM 119         24
FPM 121** 40
Learning Tree International U156
 
 
  32
U157
 
   
 
32
U158
   
 
 
32
U159
 
   
 
24
FPM 121** 38
Project Masters Inc. FPM 121** 40
Chubb Consulting Group, LLC FPM 121** 40
GMIG FPM 121** 40
BMRA Inc. FPM 121** 40

* The Technical Outcomes competency grouping includes three competencies: (i) Systems Engineering, (ii) Test & Evaluation, and (iii) Life Cycle Logistics.

** To earn entry-level credit through the FPM 120 and FPM 121 training track, ALL courses must be completed in sequential order (i.e., FPM 120A, FPM 120B, followed by FPM 121). The FPM 120 series courses are web-based online classes, and FPM 121 is a 40 hour resident or virtual instructor led classroom course.

Mid-Level Courses

Provider
Course
Competencies
Course Hours
Requirements & Management
Technical Outcomes*
Contracting
Business, Cost Estimating & Financial Management
Leadership
VA Acquisition Academy**
Mid 1
--- ---
---
---
---
26
Mid 2
---
--- ---
---
---
32.5
Mid 3 --- --- --- --- --- 40
Mid Cap --- --- --- --- --- 32.5
Mid Boot Camp 97.5
TwentyEighty Strategy (formerly ESI) FPM 211       24
FPM 212         24
FPM 213         24
FPM 214         16
FAC Academy FPM 201
 
 
  32
FPM 202
 
   
 
24
FPM 203
   
 
 
24
FPM 204
 
   
 
16
MCI FPM 216       24
FPM 217         16
FPM 218         16
FPM 219         24
Learning Tree International U160
 
 
  32
U161
 
   
 
32
U162
   
 
 
32
U163
 
   
 
24

* The Technical Outcomes competency grouping includes three competencies: (i) Systems Engineering, (ii) Test & Evaluation, and (iii) Life Cycle Logistics.

** To earn mid-level credit through VA Acquisition Academy, you must take ALL of the courses (i.e., Mid 1, Mid 2, Mid 3, and Mid Cap) in sequential order, OR take Mid Boot Camp.

Senior-Level Courses

Provider
Course
Competencies
Course Hours
Requirements & Management
Technical Outcomes*
Contracting
Business, Cost Estimating & Financial Management
Leadership
VA Acquisition Academy**
Senior 1
--- ---
---
---
---
26
Senior 2
---
--- ---
---
---
32.5
Senior 3 --- --- --- --- --- 32.5
Senior Cap --- --- --- --- --- 32.5
Senior Boot Camp 97.5
TwentyEighty Strategy (formerly ESI) FPM 311       24
FPM 312         24
FPM 313         24
FPM 314         16
FAC Academy FPM 301
 
 
  32
FPM 302
 
   
 
24
FPM 303
   
 
 
24
FPM 304
 
   
 
16
MCI FPM 316         24
FPM 317         16
FPM 318         16
FPM 319       24
Learning Tree International U152
 
 
  32
U153
 
   
 
32
U154
   
 
 
32
U155
 
   
 
24
Olde Stone Consulting, LLC Senior FAC Leadership Program --- --- --- --- 80

* The Technical Outcomes competency grouping includes three competencies: (i) Systems Engineering, (ii) Test & Evaluation, and (iii) Life Cycle Logistics.

** To earn senior-level credit through VA Acquisition Academy, you must take ALL of the courses (i.e., Senior 1, Senior 2, Senior 3, and Senior Cap) in sequential order, OR take Senior Boot Camp.

FAC-P/PM - Information Technology (IT) Specialty Courses

Provider
Course
Course Name
Competencies
Course Hours
15 Technical Outcomes*
18 Core-Plus Outcomes*

FAC Academy

(Complete both 420A and 420B for all 15 Technical)

420A
Planning, Designing and Acquiring IT Systems
 
24
420B Planning & Acquiring Operations of IT Systems   24
410 Modular Program and Acquisition Management   40

MCI

(Complete both 6019 and 6020 for all 15 Technical)

6019 FAC-P/PM IT Management, Security, and Performance Assurance (FAI - FPM 512)   32
6020 FAC-P/PM IT Infrastructure and Architectural Design (FAI - FPM 513)   32
6136 Managing IT Projects (FAI - FPM 511)   32

TwentyEighty Strategy (formerly ESI)

(Complete both 401 and 402 for all 15 Technical)

401 Data and Information Management   24
402 Enterprise Architecture and Information Resources Strategy   32
403 IT Program Management and Assessment   36

Learning Tree International**

(See note below)

U210 Planning and Management ✔** ✔** 40
U211
Architecture and Design
✔**
✔**
32
U212
Security, Accessibility, and Quality ✔**
✔**
32

* The 15 Technical and 18 Core-Plus Performance Outcomes are detailed in the FAC-P/PM - Information Technology (IT) Core-Plus Competency Model v2.4 dated September 26, 2013. Completion of BOTH the 15 Technical and 18 Core-Plus Performance Outcomes are required for full FAC-P/PM-IT specialty certification.

** To earn full FAC-P/PM-IT certification credit through Learning Tree International, you must take ALL three of the Learning Tree International courses (i.e., U210, U211, and U212) to complete both the 15 Technical and 18 Core-Plus outcomes.