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COVID-19 Related Messages

Under Secretary of Defense Guidance for IMS during Coronavirus Disease Pandemic (7 May 2021)
Temporary Extension of ECL Test Score Validity from 105 to 135 days, until 1 Nov 2021 (for DLI) (1 Jun 2021)

Blanket Waiver for Pandemic Indemnification Letter (16 Jun 2020)
DSCA Policy Memo 20-38 - Guidance on COVID-19 related Restriction of Movement for Title 10 Funded Training (15 July 2020)
DoS IMET Guidance Regarding COVID-19 (Revised 11 Feb 2021)

Cancellation Penalties

FY22 Air Force Cancellation Charge Policy (AFSAT, Sep 21)
FY22 Army Cancellation Charge Policy Memo (DASA DE&C, Oct 21)
FY22 Army Cancellation Charge Policy (DASA DE&C, Oct 21)


FY21 Maritime Cancellation Charge Policy (Navy IPO, Mar 21)
FY21 Army Cancellation Charge Policy (DASA DE&C, Nov 20)
FY21 Air Force Cancellation Charge Policy (AFSAT, Sep 20)


FY20 Army Cancellation Charge Policy (DASA DE&C, Oct 19)
FY20 Army Cancellation Charge Policy Amendment (DASA DE&C, Mar 20)
FY20 Air Force Cancellation Charge Policy (AFSAT, Sep 19)
FY20 Maritime Cancellation Charge Policy (Navy IPO, Oct 19)

Holidays

Eid Al-Adha Observance for IMS (SATFA, July 2021)
CY21 Holidays for IMS (DSCA, January 2021)
CY20 Holidays for IMS (DSCA, January 2019)
CY19 Holidays for IMS (DSCA, January 2019)


English Exemptions

ECL, TOEFL & OPI Exemptions (DSCA, January 2019)


Defense Language Institute

DLIELC Alternate Arrival Calendar for Calendar Year 2021 and 2022
DLIELC Alternate Arrival Calendar for Calendar Year 2019 and 2020
DLIELC Alternate Arrival Calendar for Calendar Year 2017 and 2018
Access to Lackland Air Force Base

Office of Secretary of Defense Messages

Prohibition of Privately Owned Firearms and Non-Official Ammunition
DSCA Instructions for IMS Firearms and Non-official Ammunition Agreement
Ebola Guidance Concerning the IMS

Office of the Under Secretary of Defense Messages

Definition of Costs Considered Additional Costs in the Pricing of Training for International Students
Guidance for IMS and authorized dependents in training at U.S. facilities during COVID-19 Pandemic (12-Jun-2020)

Office of the Deputy Chief Management Officer Messages

DoD Conference Guidance, Version 4.0


Certification Center Prelaunch Message

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Course Login


Registration for DSCU courses is completed using the Cornerstone on Demand (CSOD) Learning Management System (LMS) hosted by the Defense Acquisition University (DAU). You will access the LMS using a dialog similar to that shown to the left. Click the "Need help signing in?" link (indicated by the arrow) if you need help.

If you are a student who currently occupies a Security Cooperation Workforce position, you should be immediately redirected to DSCU’s instance of the CSOD learning management system after logging into the DAU hosted site. If you do not see any DSCU courses available after login, you will need to take one of the following actions:

  1. Register for the Introduction to Security Cooperation Course (SC-101).
  2. Change your organization in your CSOD profile. Follow these Directions for Changing your Organinization so you can view your DSCU courses.

Click the button below if you are ready to proceed.

Take me to the CSOD login page

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