Information about the EDFMTC, as well as the Module 4, fiscal law, and Refresher courses can be found here.
No, the recertification requirements are the same for CDFMs and CDFM-As: adhere to the ASMC Pledge of Professionalism, pay the recertification fee, and complete at least 80 continuing professional education units (CPEs) by your recertification deadline. The 80 CPEs must include 2 CPEs in an ethics-related topic, and at least 20 CPEs must be earned [...]
I have been a CDFM for over a year and just earned the CDFM-A. Will this change my recertification deadline?
Earning the Acquisition Specialty for your CDFM does not change your recertification deadline. Your recertification deadline will always be every other year on the last day of the month you initially earned your CDFM certification. For example, if you earned your CDFM on 4/15/2020, your recertification will be due April 30 of every EVEN year. [...]
To request an electronic receipt for CDFM-related purchases, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and provide your ASMC number and the items for which you would like a receipt.
Each CDFM enrollment--whether it is first-time enrollment or an extension--gives you 2 years of eligibility to test.
Information about seeking financial assistance or reimbursement for CDFM-related purchases can be found here.
First-time enrollment is $40 for members or $75 for non-members. Enrollment extensions are $75 for members or $85 for non-members.
Once you have passed your exams, the last step to CDFM certification is to ensure that you have submitted your Verification of Financial Management Experience (VFME) Form.
In order to set up a Special Arrangement computer-based exam or paper exam, contact the ASMC Certification Department at email@example.com for guidance.
Any course or training related to defense financial management or that assists you in your role as a defense financial manager can be used for CPEs in CDFM recertification. Any credits earned toward the DoD FM Certification Program during your CDFM certification cycle qualify for CDFM recertification. For more information, visit the CDFM Recertification Policy [...]