Security Cooperation Executive
SC Workforce Certification Level
The EXEC 901 course is offered for students in positions, or moving into positions entailing executive level responsibility for the planning and execution of Security Cooperation (SC) programs. Instructional topics include history of SC, SC authorities and appropriations; interagency processes and best practices, and an overview current issues and trends in SC.
The Security Cooperation Executive Course (EXEC 901) uses executive-level applied learning activities to cement understanding of major USG SC organizational structures, policies, and programs to senior personnel in any USG Agency or military service who have or will have SC responsibilities.
Typical students eligible for enrollment are USG civilians GS-15 and above (or equivalent), U.S. military O-6s and above, or U.S. military E-9 Senior Enlisted Advisors to General and Flag Officers with SC responsibilities. GS-14s and military O-5s may be eligible if their current or follow-on job entails executive-level responsibilities for the planning and/or execution of security cooperation programs.
SC-101 completion prior to EXEC-901 Course Start
- SCM-E (Oct 1 2013 and Later)
- SCM-O (Oct 1 2011 and Later)
5 days vILT or 5 days ILT
Additional Course Information
Virtual Instructor Led Training (vILT) or Instructor Led Training (ILT)
SC Continuous Learning Hours
DAU Continuous Learning Points
College Credit Recommended
Transfer Credit Available
Constructive Credit Available
This registration button will take you to an equivalent course page on our Learning Management System (LMS), hosted by the Defense Acquisition University (DAU). If sessions are scheduled, you will be able to select one from its Upcoming Sessions drop down list.
EXEC-901 Courses for the foreseeable future will be online via live webinar. For more information please contact the course manager,
Doug Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org