Intermediate SC National Guard Program Management

SC Workforce Certification Level

Fulfills Elective Option for Intermediate Level Certification for SC Execution Support


This is a intermediate-level course and is intended to provide an understanding of the DoD’s State Partnership Program (SPP), emphasizing security cooperation administration, planning organization, and operations, as well the interaction and constraints of the SPP with DoD security cooperation activities.


For students to: Explain the National Guard Bureau functions related to DoD’s State Partnership Program (SPP). Recognize the many interrelated aspects of the SPP with security assistance and security cooperation activities. Produce a state support plan.

Target Attendees

Personnel involved with SC in the National Guard Bureau.


SC-101 Introduction to Security Cooperation Course

Substitute Course(s)

Security Cooperation Management - State Partnership Course (SCM-SP), All Years

Course Length

10 days OLT + 5 days ILT

Additional Course Information

Delivery Mode

Online Training (OLT) + Instructor Led Training (ILT)

SC Continuous Learning Hours


Equivalent Courses


DAU Continuous Learning Points


College Credit Recommended


FM Continuous Education


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.


The course consists of an on-line portion to be completed in preparation for attending the 5 day virtual instructor-led session. The virtual instructor-led portion normally runs from 0800 unitl 1600 Monday through Friday.

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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.

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