News & Notices
Updates/Articles of Interest
The DISCS Annual Legislation Summary for FY 2017 is now available. Click here to view it now.
New Edition of Green Book
The newest edition of DISCS' text book, commonly referred to as the "Green Book," is online. You can view
Edition 37.0, updated January 2017, here.
FY 2016 Course Review
DISCS coordinated a virtual course review from 18 July through 17 October. Subject Matter Experts throughout the Security Cooperation Enterprise accessed DISCS'
Blackboard Learning Management System to review Lesson Objectives and Lessons for every DISCS course. Comments and suggestions were collected in discussion boards for
each course and DISCS instructors were able to provide immediate feedback. All the SME submissions and DISCS responses are compiled in this report. DISCS thanks all
who participated in this first, and very successful, virtual course review.
New Learning Guide!
The new Contracting for FMS learning guide is online. This learning guide examines each of the acquisition topics discussed in the Defense Security Cooperation Agency’s Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM)
and the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) Subpart 225.73 - Acquisitions for FMS.
Action Officer Course (SCM-AO) News!
The name of this course has been changed to Security Cooperation Management Policy, Programs, and Planning (SCM-P3). Course content and objectives remain unchanged, but the name
better reflects the intent of the course and the personnel that would benefit.